Born: September 13, 1827, Ely Place, Holborn, London, England.
Died: July 1, 1878, near Geneva, Switzerland.
Buried: Monnetier, Savoy, Switzerland.
Winkworth spent most of her life in Manchester, England. The notable exception was the year she spent in Dresden, Germany.
She is remembered for her numerous translations of German hymns. More than any other single person, she helped introduce the German chorale tradition to the English speaking world.