Born: November 27, 1891, Berne, Indiana.
Died: December 31, 1951, Glendale Sanitarium, Glendale, California.
Buried: Inglewood Park Cemetery, Inglewood, California.
Elton was the son of John Roth and Hannah Yaggy, and husband of Emma Marie Scherrer.
He attended the Fort Wayne (Indiana) Bible School and Moody Bible Institute in Chicago, Illinois.
Roth worked with traveling evangelist tours, and taught music at the Alliance Bible schools in St. Paul, Minnesota, and New York City; the Bible Institute, Los Angeles, California; Baptist Theological College; and City College of Los Angeles.
His Ecclesia Choir toured throughout America in 1931.
Roth wrote over 100 hymns, and a number of anthems.
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