George Matheson
b. March 27, 1842 – d. August 28, 1906 • Hymn writer
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Matheson, George
Matheson, George (1842–1906)Scottish minister and writerBorn in Glasgow and virtually blind by the time he completed his arts degree there in 1862, Matheson surmounted almost impossible obstacles to become a minister. He served the parishes of Innellan (Argyll) from 1868 to 1886, and St. Bernard’s,