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The tune, "Hamden" tune was composed by William Ives (d. 1849), Organist of St. Paul's, New Haven, Connecticut, then a chapel-of-ease of Trinity Church on the Green, and a member of the same Connecticut family that was later to produce the composer Charles Ives.

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The Rev. Isaac Watts, D.D. (1674-1748).
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