Indelible Grace Hymnbook

Albert Midlane

Born: Jan­u­ary 23, 1825, New­port, Isle of Wight.

Died: Feb­ru­a­ry 27, 1909, at his home, For­est Vil­la, St. John’s Road, New­port, Isle of Wight.

Buried: Car­is­brooke Cem­e­te­ry, Isle of Wight.

A bus­i­ness­man by trade, Mid­lane cred­it­ed his Sun­day School teach­er with in­spir­ing him to write po­e­try. He wrote over 300 hymns in his life. His works in­clude:

Poetry Ad­dressed to Sab­bath School Teach­ers, 1844
Vecta Gar­land, 1850
Leaves from Ol­iv­et, 1864
Gospel Echoes, 1865
Above the Bright Blue Sky, 1867
Early Lisp­ings, 1880

Source: The Cyber Hymnal