1794–1867

March 4, 1794, Lon­don, Eng­land.

Ju­ly 4, 1867, St. Le­on­ards-on-Sea, Sus­sex, Eng­land.

Wife of hym­nist An­drew Reed, Eliz­a­beth worked with her hus­band in ma­ny char­it­a­ble causes. She wrote 20 hymns for The Hymn Book, which he published in 1842; her other works in­clude:

  1. Gracious Lord, as Thou Hast Bid­den
  2. I Would Be Thine, O Take My Heart
  3. O Do Not Let the Word De­part
  4. O That I Could for Ev­er Dwell
  5. O Why Not To­night?