December 28, 1847, Manchester, England.

January 9, 1931, Liscard, Cheshire, England.

Godfrey Marks.

Swift was educated at the Commercial School of Liverpool College. He became organist at the Cranmer Wesleyan Chapel in 1863, and at St. Bride’s Church, Liverpool, in 1886. He also directed choral societies in Liverpool, and wrote songs and instrumental music. His works include:

  1. Ernstein
  2. Te Laudant Omnia