Treasure No 67: Mrs Alexander

Treasure No 67: Mrs Alexander by Valerie Wallace: An article from Bulletin 227, April 2001 (Condensed from an address at the Society’s conference in Dublin, July 2000.) ecil Frances Alexander, that most notable and prolific of all the Victorian hymn writers, was born in a well-to-do part of Dublin in 1818. Her mother’s stock had produced a line of Army …