1807–1874
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De­cem­ber 18, 1807, New York Ci­ty.

No­vem­ber 2, 1874, New York Ci­ty.

Green-Wood Ce­me­te­ry, Brook­lyn, New York.

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Daughter of Henry Worrall (an immigrant from Ughill, West Riding, Yorkshire, 6½ miles west-northwest of Sheffield) & Dorothea Blanche Wade, Palmer was a well known 19th Cen­tu­ry evangelist, involved with the holiness movement. She married Walter Clarke Palmer in 1827, & composer Phoebe Knapp was their daughter. Her works in­clude:

  1. Again We Hail This Sacred Day
  2. Away to the Field
  3. Behold Thy Temple, God of Grace
  4. Blessèd Bible! How I Love It!
  5. Children, Lo, Your Savior Calls Today
  6. Cleansing Wave
  7. Great Redeemer, Blessed Savior
  8. Happy Angels, Still You Dwell
  9. How Sweet upon the Sabbath Day
  10. Jesus Comes
  11. O Sing to the Lord and Give Thanks to His Name
  12. O! When Shall I Sweep Through the Gates
  13. Welcome to Glory