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 ascendingAsAuthority LanguagesInstances
With song we celebrate the dayGeorge C. Hugg (Author)2
When we rise to greet the Master in the morningGeorge C. Hugg (Author)4
When this poor heart is burdened with griefGeo. C. Hugg (Author)English8
When the ransomed shall return to Zion fairGeorge C. Hugg (Author)English2
Wenn auf Todesnacht einst der Morgen tagtG. C. H. (Author)German2
There's a great happy throng by the bright Jasper seaGeo. C. Hugg (Author)3
There is sunlight in my soul, blessed sunlightGeo. C. Hugg (Author)8
There is a land far, from sorrow freeGeorge C. Hugg (Author)2
The precious love of Jesus, It saveth even meGeo. C. Hugg (Author)English4
The morning light shone faint and dimGeorge C. Hugg (Author)2
The birds on leafy bough singingG. C. H. (Author)2
Sweet bells, ring on your Christmas songGeorge Hugg (Author)English3
Strong to redeem is the Lord who hath loved meGeorge C. Hugg (Author)1
Stretch forth thy hand, thy withered handG. C. H. (Author)English2
Soft the evening bells are ringingGeorge C. Hugg (Author)3
Sing and rejoice all ye peopleG. C. H. (Author)5
Sing again to me of JesusG. C. H. (Author)2
See the seal is rudely brokenGeorge C. Hugg (Author)English3
Safe on board the old ship ZionGeorge C. Hugg (Author)English5
Ring, ring the bells, ring the sweet Easter bellsGeo. C. Hugg (Author)2
Ring, happy bells of Christmas, ringG. C. H. (Arranger)English2
Rejoice, rejoice, the mighty King has comeGeo. C. Hugg (Author)2
Put on, put on, the whole armor of GodGeo. C. Hugg (Author)2
Praise ye, Praise ye, Praise ye the Lord!Geo. C. Hugg (Author)3
Over Jordan, over JordanGeorge C. Hugg (Author)2
Onward we come, Singing with gleeGeo. C. Hugg (Author)2
On this bright and glorious morningGeo. C. Hugg (Author)2
O what a promise God has givenGeo. C. Hugg (Author)2
O my sweet home, JerusalemGeo. C. Hugg (Arranger)English5
O, come to the living streamGeorge C. Hugg (Author)2
O believer, now rejoiceGeo. C. Hugg (Author)English3
Make room for the Blessed PhysicianGeorge C. Hugg (Author)English3
Lowly entombed he layG. C. H. (Author)English19
Lord, we come again with songs of gladnessGeo. C. Hugg (Author)2
Lord of hosts, we come adoringGeo. C. Hugg (Author)2
List, the sweetly chiming bellsGeorge C. Hugg (Author)2
List, the merry bells are ringingGeorge C. Hugg (Author)English2
In the sunlight, bright and glowingGeorge C. Hugg (Author)2
In the morn of morns when we all meet thereGeo. C. Hugg (Author)English23
In the home coming of our KingG. C. H. (Author)English2
I will love thee, O my TreasureGeo. C. Hugg (Arranger)1
I have read of a wonderful city Whose inhabitantsGeorge C. Hugg (Author)2
How sweet the hour when man retiresGeorge C. Hugg (Author)2
Holy, holy, holy, God of hostsGeorge C. Hugg (Author)1
Hark, I hear my Savior say Weary child, lean on meGeorge C. Hugg (Author)English4
Happy home coming of our KingGeorge C. Hugg (Author)9
Hallelujah, hallelujah, lift the voiceGeo. C. Hugg (Author)2
From the old grey tow'r, let the glad bells ringGeo. C. Hugg (Author)2
Forward go and let the strainGeo. C. Hugg (Arranger)4
Floating downward through the midnightGeorge C. Hugg (Author)English8
Clad in the gospel armor, read to goGeo. C. Hugg (Author)2
Christ is risen! Christ is risen! And hath conquered the graveG. C. H. (Author)2
Carol sweetly carol, A Savior born todayG. C. H. (Arranger)English2
Anywhere with Jesus says the Christian heartGeo. C. Hugg (Arranger)English1
A song of joy pervades the airGeo. C. Hugg (Author)4

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