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Charles Force Deems (1820–1893)

Deems, Charles Force. An American clergyman and writer; born in Baltimore, MD, Dec. 4, 1820; died in New York City, Nov. 18, 1893. From 1866 to his death he was pastor of the Church of the Strangers of New York City. Included in his publications are: ‘Triumph of Peace and Other Poems’ (1840); ‘The Light of the Nations’ (1870); ‘Weights and Wings’ (1872); ‘Chips and Chunks for Every Fireside’ and ‘My Septuagint’ (1892).