John Ellerton

(1826—1893) hymn writer and editor of hymnals

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference


English hymn-writer. Educated at Trinity College, Cambridge, he was ordained in 1850 and held a succession of parochial appointments. He is esp. remembered for his many hymns, both original ...

Subjects: Christianity.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.