Authors:Charles Timothy Brooks
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|Charles Timothy Brooks|
|First name||Charles Timothy|
|Also known as|
|Born||June 20, 1813, Salem, Massachusetts.|
|Died||June 14, 1883, Newport, Rhode Island.|
|Best known for||Hymns:God bless our native land|
Charles Timothy Brooks; (1813 to 1883) , a Unitarian divine and a poet and author of more than ordinary ability, was born at Salem, Mass., in 1813; graduated at Harvard College in 1832 and at the Harvard Divinity School in 1835; was pastor of a Unitarian Church in Newport, R.
I., from 1836 to 1871; published quite a number of volumes, many being translations from the German; he died June 14, 1883.