1876-1968

1876, Corona, Queens, New York.

Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Sleepy Hollow, New York.

Daughter of Howard Eden and Frances Ann Culyer Sanford, Edith was living with her family in Newtown, Queens, New York City in 1880, & was still in New York in 1900. She married Wesley Wallace Tillotson, apparently before 1910. Her works include:

  1. All for Jesus, All for Jesus
  2. All Hail, Blessed Day
  3. All That Our Lord from His Children Requires
  4. All the World for Jesus
  5. All the World Rejoices
  6. All These Happy Youthful Days
  7. All Things True and Beautiful
  8. All This Happy Summertime
  9. Angel Forms Are Winging
  10. Angels Are Singing, Joy Bells Are Ringing
  11. Angels from Heaven a Carol
  12. Angels of God, The
  13. Angels Once Sang Us a Wonderful Song
  14. Anthems of Joy Are Ringing
  15. As a Radiant Morn Doth Follow
  16. As Each Moment Passes
  17. As I Travel Daily
  18. As Radiant Morn Doth Follow
  19. As Welcome as the Summer Flowers
  20. At Length Our Closing Hour Has Come
  21. At Our Father’s Throne We Meet
  22. At Our Work or at Our Play
  23. At the Dawn of the First
  24. At the Passing of the Breeze
  25. Awake, Sweet Blossoms
  26. Banner Bright with Thy Colors Shining o’er Us
  27. Be Thou Exalted, My Redeemer
  28. Be Thou Our Light, O Lord of Light
  29. Bearing Our Tokens of Faith
  30. Beauty in the Flowering
  31. Bells of Easter
  32. Bells of Joy Are Gladly
  33. Bethlehem Lies Asleep
  34. Bethlehem Town Is Sleeping
  35. Bethlehem’s Star in Beauty
  36. Bethlehem’s Star Is Shining
  37. Beyond the Blue Ocean
  38. Blessed Day, Blessed Day
  39. Blessed Easter Comes, The
  40. Blessed Redeemer, Father on High
  41. Blessed Words of Comfort
  42. Blessing for Someone, A
  43. Bloom, Flowers Bright
  44. Bobolink, Bobolink, Swaying
  45. Borne on the Winds of Heaven
  46. Bow the Little Shining Head
  47. Bread of Life Is Christ, The
  48. Break into Song
  49. Break, Rosy Light
  50. Bright Little Sunbeams Come Dancing Down
  51. Bring Flowers to God’s Temple Today
  52. Bring the Victor’s Crown of Majesty and Might
  53. Call of Jesus Meets Us, The
  54. Can We Join in the Singing
  55. Can You Count the Stars
  56. Candles of Christmas, The
  57. Child Is Born in Bethlehem, A
  58. Children’s Day Is Ended
  59. Chimes Are Merrily Ringing
  60. Chiming Bells Are Sweetly Ringing
  61. Chiming Bells, Chiming Bells
  62. Christ Alone Redemption’s Price Has Paid
  63. Christ Is King
  64. Christ, Our Lord, a Gift
  65. Christ Our Lord This Day
  66. Christ the Lord Is Born
  67. Christ the Lord Shall Reign o’er All the Realms
  68. Christmas Bells Are Ringing, The
  69. Christmas Carols Are the Best
  70. Christmas Star, The
  71. Christmas, Thy Moments Dear
  72. Cleanse Thou My Heart from Secret Sin
  73. Come All and Worship
  74. Come All Who Love the Kingdom
  75. Come, O Come to Me
  76. Come to the Door
  77. Come with a Hearty Greeting
  78. Come with a Joyful Greeting
  79. Come with a Song, Hasten Along
  80. Come with Gifts to Jesus
  81. Come with Joyful Singing
  82. Come, Ye, and Adore
  83. Come, Ye Soldiers, Young
  84. Come, Ye Valiant Men
  85. Comrade with Comrade United
  86. Comrades in the Army
  87. Crown Our Lord with Glory Now
  88. Crown Our Redeemer and King
  89. Dandelion, Dandelion
  90. Day After Day a Hand
  91. Day by Day, as We Go Our Way
  92. Day Rejoicing, The
  93. Days of Youth Fly Swiftly By
  94. Dear Lord Jesus Came to Bring, The
  95. Drop by Drop the Rain Comes
  96. Each and Every Child of God
  97. Each Day the Power of God
  98. Each Human Heart Is a Garden
  99. Earth, Awake
  100. Easter Morning Brings to Earth
  101. Evening Draws Near, Twilight Is Here
  102. Every Daisy Petal Means
  103. Every Day, Every Day, God’s
  104. Every Day That Dawns
  105. Every Little Flower That Grows
  106. Every Little Shining Coin
  107. Every Springtime Brings Them Back
  108. Everywhere, Everywhere, Send
  109. Everywhere Sweet Music
  110. Exalt the Name of Jesus
  111. Fair White Lilies Round
  112. Fairer Than the Flowers
  113. Fairer Than the Morning Light
  114. Fairest Bouquet for Mother’s Day, The
  115. Fall in Line Like Soldiers
  116. Far and Wide upon the Peaceful Air
  117. Far in the Shining West
  118. Father Above, to Thee We Pray
  119. Father, Accept This Gift
  120. Father Almighty, Show Us the Way
  121. Father in Heaven, a Blessing I Ask
  122. Father in Heaven, O God
  123. Father in Heaven, to Thee Now We Pray
  124. Father’s Gifts to Me, The
  125. Fill the World with Beauty
  126. Fill Your Life with Sunshine
  127. Fling the Snowy Banner High
  128. Fling Wide the Gates
  129. Flitter, Flitter Sunbeams Tiny
  130. Flower Bells, Tell
  131. Flowers of June
  132. For All the Dear Blessings
  133. For Christ and for Our Country
  134. For Summer and Its Golden Hours
  135. Forward, Forward, Banners Bright
  136. From Our Father’s Hand Unnumbered Blessings
  137. From the Eastern Lands
  138. Gift of God, unto Thee
  139. Gift of God’s Mercy, The
  140. Gifts for the King of Glory
  141. Give His Praise, the Mighty
  142. Give Me Thine Heart
  143. Give Praise, Give Praise for Blessings
  144. Give Praise, Give Praise, Joyful Anthems Raise
  145. Glory Celestial Is Lighting
  146. Glory to God
  147. Go Forth to Victory
  148. Go Forward
  149. Go, Little Pennies, Haste
  150. Go Sing the Name of Jesus
  151. God of the Seasons, from Thy Hand
  152. God So Loved a World Enslaved
  153. Grant Thy Blessing
  154. Great and Many Are the Chances
  155. Guard the Heart from Danger
  156. Guarded by My Father’s Love
  157. Guide Book Divine, O Word
  158. Hail, Hail, Lord Most High
  159. Hallelujah, Hallelujah
  160. Hallelujah, Sing the Anthem
  161. Hang the Christmas Garlands
  162. Hang the Holly Garlands
  163. Happy Carol We Sing, A
  164. Happy Day, Happy Day, Gladly
  165. Happy Day, Holy Day
  166. Happy Little Children, on This Blessed Day
  167. Happy Sabbath Day of Rest, The
  168. Happy Song We Raise, A
  169. Hark, O Hark, a Chorus That Swells
  170. Have I Done My Task for the Lord?
  171. Have You Seen Our Badges New?
  172. He Came to the World with Man to Dwell
  173. He Reigns, the Mighty King
  174. Hear the Angels Sing
  175. Hear the Choir of Angels
  176. Hear the Message Found in the Book Divine
  177. Hear the Message We Sing Today
  178. Hear the Voice of Jesus Calling
  179. Hearts for the Savior
  180. Here at the Manger
  181. Here in God’s Word
  182. Here Is Sweet Concord
  183. Hillsides Are Fair, The
  184. Holy Word, The
  185. Home Where Jesus Christ Is Crowned, The
  186. Homeward Bound, a Restless
  187. Honor and Dominion unto God
  188. I Know a Beautiful Story
  189. I Know a Secret, a Beautiful Secret
  190. I Will Live for Jesus Christ
  191. I Will Sing for Jesus
  192. If I Were the Big Church
  193. If One Little Bird Should
  194. I’m the School Bell, Ding, Dong
  195. In All We Do for Others
  196. In His Lowly Straw Filled Manger Bed
  197. In His Presence, in His Presence Gather Now
  198. In Our Dear Lord’s Kingdom
  199. In Our Holy Book Divine
  200. In the Armor of the Lord
  201. In the Building of Christ’s Kingdom
  202. In the Golden Summertime
  203. In the Happy Days of Childhood
  204. In the Heart of a Little Child
  205. In the Lowly Manger
  206. In the Manger Low
  207. In the Shady Woods
  208. In the Sky the Christmas Star Is Gleaming
  209. I’ve a Wonderful Blooming
  210. Jesus Is Born, Jesus Is Born
  211. Jesus Is Our Guarding Shepherd
  212. Jesus, Our Savior, Blessed
  213. Jesus, Our Savior, Is Risen Today
  214. Jesus Reigns, and His Kingdom
  215. Jesus, Savior, unto Thy Throne We Are Sending
  216. Jesus, the Mighty, the Royal
  217. Joy Bells Are Ringing, The
  218. Joy to the World
  219. Judea’s Fields Are Wrapt
  220. June Is Here
  221. June Is the Month of Sunshine
  222. Keep Christ’s Name in Christmas
  223. Led by the Star
  224. Lessons from the Flowers
  225. Let Every Youthful Voice Now
  226. Let Others Sing of Heroes
  227. Let Us Make a Promise
  228. Let Us Raise Our Songs
  229. Let Us Seek the Path
  230. Let Your Youthful Voices Raise
  231. Life and Its Pleasures Surround
  232. Life Is Just an Earthly Errand
  233. Life Is Like the Big Blue
  234. Life Teems with Chances
  235. Lift Up Your Heads, Ye Portals
  236. Lift Your Hearts in Praise
  237. Light the Christmas Candles
  238. Like a Christmas Picture
  239. Like Its Lofty Shining Steeple
  240. Like the Knight of Old
  241. Like the Little Christ
  242. Like the Warriors of Old
  243. Lily Bells, Lily Bells
  244. List, to the Bells That Ring Today
  245. Listen for the Voice That Softly
  246. Listen, Little Brooklet
  247. Little Birds Are We
  248. Little Children, Come with Singing
  249. Little Children, Sing for Joy
  250. Little Snowflakes
  251. Long Ago, Long Ago
  252. Long Long Ago
  253. Lord Divine, King Above
  254. Lord Divine, We Come on This
  255. Lord of the Realms of Time
  256. Lord, We Have Come to Thee
  257. Love Made Manifest
  258. Love of God, Surpassing Human Thought
  259. Loyalty and Love to Jesus
  260. Make Believe We’re Little
  261. Many a Barren and Cheerless Spot
  262. Many Lands Are Lying Low
  263. Marshaled in New Strength Today
  264. Message of Children’s Day, The
  265. Mightiest of All Great Kings
  266. Monarch, Mighty Ruler
  267. Mountain and Valley, Forest and Meadow
  268. Nature Is Singing a Beautiful Song
  269. Needy Ones of Earth, The
  270. No Other Name Is Heard on Mortal Tongue
  271. Now Christ the Lord Is Risen
  272. O Blessed Word of Promise
  273. O Lift Up Your Eyes to Yon Sacred Sign
  274. O Lift Your Eyes and See
  275. O Light Divine, Thou Son
  276. O Sing with Happy Voices
  277. O Tell Us, Birdies
  278. O the Precious Story in the Book Divine
  279. O Trust in the Lord
  280. O Where Is He, That Holy One?
  281. O Word of Love Beyond Belief
  282. Often Tasks of Every Day
  283. Old Clock Stands on the Mantel Shelf, The
  284. On Children’s Day
  285. On the Sabbath of Our Lord
  286. On This the Children’s Chosen Day
  287. On We Come with a Song Today
  288. Once Again a Day We Greet
  289. Once Again for Praise
  290. Once Again Our Gladdest
  291. Once Again Our Voices
  292. Once Again the Christmas Bells
  293. Once Again We Celebrate
  294. Once Again We Hail
  295. Once Again We Hear from the Steeple
  296. Once Again with Joyful Praise
  297. Once Again with Song
  298. Once Again with Sweet Music
  299. Once More We Welcome with a Song
  300. Once There Was a Little Acorn
  301. One Holy Night the World Lay Dreaming
  302. Only Believe, Hear the Master’s
  303. Open Wide, Open Wide
  304. Our Blessed Service Ending
  305. Our Father Is Ready
  306. Our Hands You See, Are Very Small
  307. Our Savior Left His Home
  308. Out of the Gateway Sparkling
  309. Out of the Stillness, Solemn
  310. Out Where the Banner of Jesus Leads
  311. Over a Long Trodden Highway
  312. Over the Hush of the Morning
  313. Over the Path That Leads Above
  314. Plant the Seeds of Sunshine
  315. Praise and Worship
  316. Praise Him, Praise Him, Father
  317. Praise His Name, Praise
  318. Praise the Lord, Bless His Holy Name
  319. Praise the Lord, Ever Praise Ye
  320. Praise the Lord in Song Today
  321. Praise the Lord, Sing Praises
  322. Praise to Him Who Reigns
  323. Praise to the Lord Almighty
  324. Praise Ye the Lord, All Ye Kingdoms
  325. Praise Ye the Lord, His Name Alone
  326. Praises Everywhere
  327. Raise Exultant Voices Praise the Lord
  328. Raise Our Banner High
  329. Raise the Adoring Song
  330. Raise the Shining Banners
  331. Raise the Song
  332. Raise We Now a Joyful Chorus
  333. Raise We Now Exultant
  334. Rejoice, Give Praise
  335. Rejoice in the Lord, All Ye Lands of the Earth
  336. Rejoice, Rejoice, the Savior
  337. Remember the Maker
  338. Ring, Joy-bells, Ring
  339. Robin Is Singing Way Up in the Tree, The
  340. Robin Redbreast, There Is Something
  341. Robin, Swinging Above
  342. Round the Shining Throne
  343. Sabbath Bells Are Ringing
  344. Sailing Sailing Out On
  345. Saved Through the Blood of Jesus
  346. Saved to Save Others
  347. Savior, We Come to Thee
  348. Scatter Sweet Flowers
  349. See the Little Raindrops Falling
  350. Seeking Thy Favor, Lord, We Come to Thee
  351. Send Out the Story of Jesus
  352. Serve the Lord in Youth
  353. Shadows Fall Across the Sky, The
  354. Shadows on the Hills
  355. Shadows Were Lying Dark
  356. Shepherd Divine Our Songs
  357. Shepherds in Their Pasture
  358. Shoulder to Shoulder and Hand to Hand
  359. Sing a Song of Gladness to the Lord Most High
  360. Sing Aloud in Joyful Chorus
  361. Sing, Every Nation, Sing
  362. Sing, Every Voice, Glad Melodies
  363. Sing Exultant Songs Today
  364. Sing for Joy, Sing for Joy This Easter Morning
  365. Sing, Happy Birds
  366. Sing, Oh, Sing
  367. Sing the Creator’s Glory
  368. Sing to the Lord a Joyful Song, Honor and Praise
  369. Singing, Singing, Raising an Endless Song
  370. Singing, Singing, Shouts of Triumph Ringing
  371. Soldiers of the King
  372. Soldiers We, with Armor
  373. Sometimes the Sun’s Bright Rays
  374. Song Today We Raise, A
  375. Sound the Call Through Each Land and Nation
  376. Sound the Glad Triumphant Chorus
  377. Sound the Praise of God
  378. Sowing the Seeds of Wisdom
  379. Stand Up Straight, Little Soldier
  380. Star, a Star Shone, A
  381. Star in Heaven Shining
  382. Star of the Wise Men, The
  383. Star Shines Bright, A
  384. Stone on Stone We’re Building
  385. Storm upon the Waters
  386. Strive, Strive, Strive
  387. Summertime Brings Us a Message, The
  388. Summertime, Summertime
  389. Sweet Bells Are Tunefully
  390. Sweetest Flowers of Summer, The
  391. Sweetest of Our Hymns
  392. Sweetly Rest, Sweetly Rest
  393. Teach the Children to Receive
  394. Tell the Beautiful Story
  395. Ten Little Workers, Staunch and Strong
  396. Thanks to God Above
  397. Thanks to God Above We
  398. There Are Hymns of Gladness
  399. There Is a Highland Glen
  400. There Is a Place of Refuge
  401. There Is a Power
  402. There Is Beauty in the Garden
  403. There Is Joy in All
  404. There Is Joy Untold
  405. There Is Sunshine in the Heart That Beats for Jesus
  406. There Is Sunshine on the Meadow Grass
  407. There Is Work for God’s Own Children
  408. There Is Work That Little Hands Can Do
  409. There Was Never Storm or Tempest
  410. There’s a Beautiful Bible Story
  411. There’s a Blessed Invitation
  412. There’s a Bright and Happy Army
  413. There’s a Call of Triumph Ringing
  414. There’s a Country Fair We May See Some Day
  415. There’s a Day That Comes
  416. There’s a Greeting in Our Singing
  417. There’s a Happy Story
  418. There’s a Holy Friend
  419. There’s a Lesson for the Children
  420. There’s a Lesson That Each Glad New Day Is Teaching
  421. There’s a Lesson That the Summertime Is Teaching
  422. There’s a Message Widely Ringing
  423. There’s a Motto for the Children
  424. There’s a Newfound Gladness
  425. There’s a Time Entrusted
  426. There’s an Errand I Can Do for Jesus
  427. They Came Afar Across the Sands
  428. Thine Be the Praise, O Lord
  429. This Is Easter Morning
  430. This Is the Day That Our Father Names
  431. This World Shall Be a Garden
  432. Through the Happy Hours
  433. Through the Stillness
  434. Through the Tumult Round Us Beating
  435. To Stand Within That Noble Line
  436. To the Tomb, Through
  437. Today I Heard a Little Bird
  438. True and Loyal to Our Lord
  439. Under the Star in the Days
  440. Unite Today in Songs
  441. Unto Every Land and Nation
  442. Voice of Jesus Now, The
  443. Voice of Jesus Speaks to Us, The
  444. Voice of the Risen, The
  445. Watch and Pray, Fight
  446. Watching Through Each Passing
  447. Wave the Banners
  448. We Are Called by a Title High
  449. We Are Little Pilgrims
  450. We Are Little Sunbeams
  451. We Are Little Workers, Cheerful
  452. We Are Making Our Homeward Journey
  453. We Are Marching, Marching
  454. We Are Reapers in the Field
  455. We Are Soldiers, Faithful Soldiers
  456. We Bless Thy Name, O Lord
  457. We Bow at Thy Mercy Seat Today
  458. We Bring You Good Tidings Today
  459. We Can Serve Our Lord
  460. We Come to Thy Mercy Seat
  461. We Come Today
  462. We Have a Standard to Establish
  463. We Have Come Again to Join
  464. We Have Reached a Happy Milestone
  465. We Join Our Glad Exultant Voices
  466. We Open Wide the Holy Book
  467. We Read in the Olden Story
  468. We Sing the Endless Story
  469. We Who Know the Scripture
  470. Wee Little Seed, A
  471. Welcome, Little Guest
  472. Welcome, Thrice Welcome
  473. Welcome to the Children’s Day
  474. Welcome to the Everlasting
  475. We’ll Give Our Hands to God
  476. We’ll Show Our Love
  477. We’ll Sing a Song for You
  478. We’re Builders for the Savior
  479. We’re Very Glad to See You
  480. We’ve a Friend Who Watches o’er Us
  481. We’ve a Message Sweet to Bring
  482. What a Joyful Carol Little Ones Can Sing
  483. What Can We Do for Jesus
  484. What Can We Do with Our Wee Little Hands?
  485. What Can You Do, Little Star?
  486. What Gift Can Little Children Give?
  487. What Have We Done for the Savior?
  488. What Is the Happiest Day?
  489. What Ye Do for One of These
  490. When a Shadow Lies Across
  491. When All the Stars Were
  492. When Autumn Winds Begin to Blow
  493. When Christ Alone Shall Reign
  494. When Days Are Bright
  495. When Heart and Hand
  496. When I See the Blessings
  497. When My Father’s Work Needs
  498. When Our Closing Song Is Sung
  499. When Soft Winds Are Blowing
  500. When Summer’s Sun Shines
  501. When the Christmas Star Shone
  502. When the Dawn Is in the Sky
  503. When the Day Is Dreary
  504. When the Easter Sun
  505. When the Fading Sunset
  506. When the Flowers Bloom Around Us
  507. When the Morning Dawns in the Eastern Skies
  508. When the Shining Snow Flakes
  509. When the Snowflakes Are
  510. When the Soft Winds Are
  511. When the Spirit Is Fresh
  512. When the Star of Bethlehem
  513. When the Sunshine Lights
  514. When the Tempter Whispers Near
  515. When We Go to Church
  516. When We See the Roses
  517. Whenever the Stars, on a Christmas Eve
  518. While Shepherds on the Hillside
  519. While Shepherds Watched
  520. While the Bright Summer
  521. While the Days of Youth Are
  522. While We Journey Day by Day
  523. While We Unite in Happy Meeting
  524. Who Tells the Flowers
  525. Who Wants to Travel to Tree Top Land?
  526. Who Will Be a Reaper in the Harvest?
  527. Who Will Try to Be a Sunbeam?
  528. With Exultant Song
  529. With Smiling Faces and Eyes Alight
  530. With Songs of Hallelujah
  531. With Songs of Praise to One
  532. Within Our Gardens We Are Toiling
  533. Words of Assurance and Strength
  534. Work for Our Lord and His Kingdom
  535. Working for the Master Day by Day
  536. World Is Full of Song, The
  537. Would You Find a Gift of Worth and Beauty?
  538. Wrapped in the Silence of Midnight
  539. Wreath at the Door, A
  540. Write It on the Cradle
  541. Yonder over the Valleys