February 20, 1841, Zanesville, Ohio.
August 28, 1932.
Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum, Dayton, Ohio.
In 1861, Sarah married Joseph Brainerd Thresher (1836–1920) of Dayton, Ohio. If a set of lyrics is attributed to
Mrs. J. B. Thresher, the actual author may be Sarah Bliss Thresher, or may be Fanny Crosby, who used
Mrs. J. B. Thresher as one of her pseudonyms.
where to get Thresher’s photo