1840-1918
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November 22, 1840, Rowley, Massachusetts.

Linebrook Cemetery, Ipswich, Massachusetts.

Born just after the presidential campaign of Tippecanoe and Tyler, too, Tenney was named after American president William Henry Harrison. A deacon in the Congregational Church in Linebrook, Massachusetts, he edited or was associate editor of over 30 books, and contributed to hundreds more. His works include:

  1. At Thy Feet Like Mary
  2. Beautiful Home Above
  3. Do They Pray for Me at Home?
  4. Earth and Sky with Beauty Trembling
  5. Ever Constant, Ever True
  6. I Am the Way, the Savior Said
  7. Many a Soul on Life’s Dark Ocean
  8. O Sound Ye the Trumpet
  9. Slowly Now the Sun Is Setting
  10. When by Sin and Guilt O’ertaken
  1. Asilomar
  2. Bogotá
  3. Botswana
  4. Beyond the Swelling Flood
  5. Cancún
  6. Come to Jesus
  7. Door of Hope
  8. Ever Will I Pray
  9. Grayton Beach
  10. Guerrero
  11. Hallowed Hour of Prayer
  12. I Am Still with Thee
  13. Into Thy Hands, O Lord
  14. Jesus Is Passing This Way
  15. Jubilate!
  16. Michigan
  17. Montauban
  18. My Anchor Is Holding
  19. Nothing Between
  20. Olam
  21. Onward Christian Soldiers
  22. Ring the Bells
  23. Sabbath Bell
  24. San Francisco
  25. There, Ever There
  26. Till the Morning Light
  27. We’ll Never Say Goodbye

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