Person record: WITTY, John S.  (1865-c.1927)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameEbenezer John Statham WITTY
Gendermale
Relevance of this personcomposer of services of song 
Main period of activityN/A
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
1865born atAmersham, Buckinghamshire, England
3 April 1881~16census record1881 Census of England and Wales, RG11/4475.120.10
1891resident11 Susannas Terrace, Kingston upon Hull, Yorkshire (East Riding), England
5 April 1891~26census record1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/3943.87.14
– occupation “Teacher of Music”
1901resident52 Londesborough Street, Kingston upon Hull, Yorkshire (East Riding), England
31 March 1901~36census record1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/4502.110.28
– occupation “Professor of Music”
1911resident28 Springcliffe, Bradford, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
2 April 1911~46census record1911 Census of England and Wales, RG14/26773
– occupation “Teacher and Composer of Music”
c.1927~61died atunknown location
Texts linked to this personServices of song (5)

L. Slade and John S. Witty, Daniel's enemy: a sacred musical service (Leeds: James Broadbent & Son, n.d.)

M.S. Haycraft and John S. Witty, Goodwill on Earth: a sacred song service for Christmas (Ravensthorpe: Peace Bros., n.d.)

M.S. Haycraft and John S. Witty, In the time of sheaves: a sacred song service for harvest festivals etc. (Ravensthorpe: Peace Bros., n.d.)

M.S. Haycraft, Fred W. Peace and John S. Witty, The singing valley: a sacred song service for harvest (Ravensthorpe: Peace Bros., n.d.)

Grace E. Strickland and John S. Witty, The strength of the hills: song and recitation service for general occasions (Ravensthorpe: Peace Bros., n.d.)

Lucerna ID no. 6002063Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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