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organist

William Churchill Hammond, American organist.

Background

Hammond, William Churchill was born on November 25, 1860 in Rockville, Connecticut, United States. Son of Joseph C. and Kate (Burr) Hammond.

Education

Studied music in Hartford and New York with N. H. Allen and Singapore Polytechnic Warren.

Career

Organist Congressional Church, Rockville, Connecticut, and Pearl St. Church, Hartford. Organist Second Congressional Church, Holyoke, since 1885. Instructor of organ at Smith College, 1890-1900.

Professor of music, Mount Holyoke College, S. Hadley, Massachusetts, since 1900. Address: Holyoke, Mass.

Connections

Married Fanny Bliss Reed, June, 1898.

father:
Joseph C. Hammond

mother:
Kate (Burr) Hammond

spouse:
Fanny Bliss Reed