Born: Ap­ril 12, 1834, Frome, Som­er­set­shire, Eng­land.

Died: Ju­ly 2, 1916, New York Ci­ty.

Messiter em­i­grat­ed to Amer­i­ca in 1863, and sang in the choir at Trin­i­ty Church in New York Ci­ty. He lat­er played the or­gan in Poult­ney, Ver­mont; Phil­a­del­phia, Penn­syl­van­ia; and at Trin­i­ty Church, New York Ci­ty (1866), where he served 31 years. His works in­clude:



  1. Marion

If you know Mes­si­ter’s bur­i­al place