February 17, 1792, Hanover, New Jersey.

March 6, 1872, Salt Lake City, Utah.

Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Utah.

Phelps was the son of Enon Phelps and Mehetabel Goldsmith.

In 1823, he published Lake Light in Trumansburg, New York. By 1828, he had moved to Canandaigua, New York, and published the Ontario Phoenix.

  1. Come All Ye Sons of Zion
  2. Glorious Things Are Sung of Zion
  3. Now Let Us Rejoice
  4. O God the Eternal Father
  5. Redeemer of Israel
  6. Spirit of God Like a Fire Is Burning, The