March 22, 1836, Cape May, New Jer­sey.

Jan­u­a­ry 9, 1921, Cape May, New Jer­sey.

Cold Spring Pres­by­ter­i­an Church, Cape May, New Jer­sey.

Edgar Page.


Edgar was the son of Page Stites and Eli­za Eld­redge, hus­band of Sar­ah Eliz­a­beth Ed­munds, and cou­sin of hym­nist Eli­za Hew­itt.

After serv­ing in the Am­er­i­can ci­vil war at Phil­a­del­phia, Penn­syl­van­ia, Stites be­came a ri­ver­boat pi­lot on the Del­a­ware River.

He be­longed to the First Me­thod­ist Church in Cape May, New Jer­sey, for 60 years, and oft­en at­tend­ed the an­nu­al Me­thod­ist As­sem­bly at Ocean Grove, New Jer­sey.

For a while he was a home mis­sion­ary in the Da­ko­ta Ter­ri­to­ry.

  1. At the Gold­en Land­ing
  2. Beulah Land
  3. By Sim­ple Faith
  4. Just Ahead
  5. Trusting Je­sus