George C. Hugg

George C. Hugg
Short Name: George C. Hugg
Full Name: Hugg, George C. 1848-1907
Birth Year: 1848
Death Year: 1907

George Crawford Hugg USA 1848-1907. Born near Haddonfield, NJ, he became choirmaster at the Berlin, NJ, Presbyterian Church at age 12. At age 14 he published his first song, “Walk in the light”, which became very popular. He married Anne E Ketchum, and they had a daughter, Evangeline. He served as choirmaster of the Tabernacle Presbyterian Church in Philadelphia, and also the Broad Street and Arch Street Methodist Episcopal Churches there. He was also closely associated with the Harper Memorial Presbyterian Church there. He was a prolific composer with over 2000 works, publishing 18 books of revival and Sunday school music, and 90 songs for special occasions (Christmas, Easter, etc.). He died in Philadelphia, PA.

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Texts by George C. Hugg (55)sort descendingAsAuthority LanguagesInstances
A song of joy pervades the airGeo. C. Hugg (Author)4
Anywhere with Jesus says the Christian heartGeo. C. Hugg (Arranger)English1
Carol sweetly carol, A Savior born todayG. C. H. (Arranger)English2
Christ is risen! Christ is risen! And hath conquered the graveGeorge C. Hugg (Author)2
Clad in the gospel armor, read to goGeorge C. Hugg (Author)2
Floating downward through the midnightGeo. C. Hugg (Author)English8
Forward go and let the strainGeorge C. Hugg (Author)4
From the old grey tow'r, let the glad bells ringGeo. C. Hugg (Author)2
Hallelujah, hallelujah, lift the voiceGeo. C. Hugg (Author)2
Happy home coming of our KingGeorge C. Hugg (Author)9
Hark, I hear my Savior say Weary child, lean on meGeo. C. Hugg (Author)English4
Holy, holy, holy, God of hostsGeorge C. Hugg (Author)1
How sweet the hour when man retiresG. C. H. (Alterer)2
I have read of a wonderful city Whose inhabitantsGeorge C. Hugg (Author)2
I will love thee, O my TreasureGeo. C. Hugg (Arranger)1
In the home coming of our KingG. C. H. (Author)English2
In the morn of morns when we all meet thereGeorge C. Hugg (Author)English23
In the sunlight, bright and glowingGeorge C. Hugg (Author)2
List, the merry bells are ringingG. C. H. (Author)2
List, the sweetly chiming bellsGeo. C. Hugg (Author)2
Lord of hosts, we come adoringGeo. C. Hugg (Author)2
Lord, we come again with songs of gladnessGeorge C. Hugg (Author)2
Lowly entombed he layGeo. C. Hugg (Author)18
Make room for the Blessed PhysicianGeo. C. Hugg (Author)English3
O believer, now rejoiceGeo. C. Hugg (Author)English3
O, come to the living streamGeo. C. Hugg (Author)2
O my sweet home, JerusalemGeo. C. Hugg (Arranger)English5
O what a promise God has givenGeorge Hugg (Author)2
On this bright and glorious morningGeo. C. Hugg (Author)2
Onward we come, Singing with gleeGeo. C. Hugg (Author)2
Over Jordan, over JordanGeo. C. Hugg (Author)2
Praise ye, Praise ye, Praise ye the Lord!Geo. C. Hugg (Author)3
Put on, put on, the whole armor of GodGeorge C. Hugg (Author)2
Rejoice, rejoice, the mighty King has comeGeorge C. Hugg (Author)2
Ring, happy bells of Christmas, ringG. C. H. (Arranger)English2
Ring, ring the bells, ring the sweet Easter bellsGeo. C. Hugg (Author)2
Safe on board the old ship ZionG. C. H. (Author)English5
See the seal is rudely brokenGeo. C. Hugg (Author)English3
Sing again to me of JesusG. C. H. (Author)2
Sing and rejoice all ye peopleGeorge C. Hugg (Author)5
Soft the evening bells are ringingGeo. C. Hugg (Author)3
Stretch forth thy hand, thy withered handG. C. H. (Author)English2
Strong to redeem is the Lord who hath loved meGeorge C. Hugg (Author)1
Sweet bells, ring on your Christmas songGeo. C. Hugg (Author)3
The birds on leafy bough singingGeorge C. Hugg (Author)2
The morning light shone faint and dimGeorge C. Hugg (Author)2
The precious love of Jesus, It saveth even meGeo. C. Hugg (Author)English4
There is a land far, from sorrow freeGeorge C. Hugg (Author)2
There is sunlight in my soul, blessed sunlightGeorge C. Hugg (Author)8
There's a great happy throng by the bright Jasper seaGeo. C. Hugg (Author)3
Wenn auf Todesnacht einst der Morgen tagtG. C. H. (Author)German2
When the ransomed shall return to Zion fairG. C. H. (Author)1
When this poor heart is burdened with griefGeo. C. Hugg (Author)8
When we rise to greet the Master in the morningGeo. C. Hugg (Author)4
With song we celebrate the dayGeo. C. Hugg (Author)2

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