1825–1909

Introduction

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Born: Jan­u­a­ry 23, 1825, New­port, Isle of Wight.

Died: Feb­ru­a­ry 27, 1909, at his home, For­est Vil­la, St. John’s Road, New­port, Isle of Wight.

Buried: Car­is­brooke Ce­me­te­ry, Isle of Wight.

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Biography

A bus­i­ness­man by trade, Mid­lane cred­it­ed his Sun­day School teach­er with in­spir­ing him to write po­et­ry. He wrote ov­er 300 hymns in his life.

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