Stone, Samuel John, Rev. (M)

Surname: Stone
Forename(s): Samuel John
b. 25 April 1839. d. 19 November 1900. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Poet, Church of England clergyman, hymn writer, and cleric. Alternative signature: S. J. Stone. Educated at Pembroke College, Oxford. Ordained in 1862. Became a vicar at St. Paul’s in East London in 1874 and rector of All Hallows-on-the-wall in 1890. Author of the book of hymns Lyra Fidelium (1866) and Order of the Consecutive Church Service for Children, with Original Hymns (1883). Biographical information: Curran Index, ODNB. (AC, CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 6
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
A Fight at Sea 1864-12-10 Once a Week Poet 713
Easter Eve 1865 Good Words Poet 1736
A Morning by the Sea 1872 Good Words Poet 2221
Poems on Pictures. I.–The Christian Martyr (By Delaroche) 1875 Good Words Poet 2552
The Reason Why Florence was Called “The Duchess.” Dedicated to F. C. B. and K. L. B. 1881 Good Words Poet 3652
Poems on Pictures. The Huguenot. By J. E. Millais, R. A. 1882 Good Words Poet 3949