Leila Naylor Morris

Leila Naylor Morris

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Born: April 15, 1862, Pennsville, Ohio, USA
Died: July 23, 1929, Auburn, New York, USA

As a child, Leila lived in Malta and McConnelsville, Ohio. In 1881, she married Charles H. Morris. Leila was active in the Methodist church, camp meetings, and song writing, authoring more than 1,000 Gospel songs. When her eyes began to fail in 1913, her son built a 28-foot blackboard with oversized staff lines, so she could continue composing.
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Leila Naylor Morris Discography

Writing & Arrangement

444 Frank And James McCravy* No More Dying (as Morris) Frank And James McCravy* - No More Dying / When I Get To The End Of The Way(Shellac, 10") Brunswick 444 US 1930 Sell This Version
LP 7037, LP-7037 Jack Holcomb Stranger Of Galilee (as Morris) Jack Holcomb - Jack Holcomb Tenor (A Collection Of Favorites From Early Holcomb Recordings)(10", Comp) Sacred Records (4), Sacred Records (4) LP 7037, LP-7037 US 1950 Sell This Version
LP 7020 Paul Mickelson Sweeter As The Years Go By (as Mrs. C.H. Morris) Paul Mickelson - Organ Selections(10", Album, Red) Sacred Records (4) LP 7020 US 1955 Sell This Version
EPA 4164 Bill Carle The Stranger Of Galilee (as Mrs. C. H. Morris) Bill Carle - Rock Of Ages(7", EP) RCA Victor EPA 4164 US 1958 Sell This Version
LLR 508 Frank Boggs Stranger Of Galilee (as Morris) Frank Boggs - Songs From The Heart(LP, Album) Herald (2) LLR 508 UK 1960 Sell This Version
WST-8051-LP Frank Boggs Stranger Of Galilee (as Morris) Frank Boggs - Songs From The Heart(LP, Album) Word WST-8051-LP US 1960 Sell This Version
ELR 1013 Billy Graham North Of England Crusade Choir 'Tis Marvellous And Wonderful (as Morris) Billy Graham North Of England Crusade Choir - North Of England Crusade Choir(7", EP) Herald (2) ELR 1013 UK 1962 Sell This Version
The Blackwood Brothers Quartet The Stranger Of Galilee (as Morris) The Blackwood Brothers Quartet - The Best Of The Blackwood Brothers (Comp) RCA Victor US 1964 Sell This Version
LSP 2931 The Blackwood Brothers Quartet The Stranger Of Galilee (as Morris) The Blackwood Brothers Quartet - The Best Of The Blackwood Brothers(LP, Comp, RE) RCA Victor LSP 2931 US 1964 Sell This Version
S-1413-LP Les Barnett Bring Your Vessels Not A Few (as Morris) Les Barnett - Everybody's Favorites On The Hammond(LP, Album, Mono) Sword Records S-1413-LP US 1965 Sell This Version
W-3368-LP Cliff Barrows Directs The Crusader Men 'Tis Marvellous And Wonderful (as Morris) Cliff Barrows Directs The Crusader Men - Cliff Barrows Directs The Crusader Men(LP, Album) Word W-3368-LP UK 1967 Sell This Version
ST 2845 Tennessee Ernie Ford And Marilyn Horne Nearer, Still Nearer Tennessee Ernie Ford And Marilyn Horne - Our Garden Of Hymns(LP, Album) Capitol Records, EMI ST 2845 US 1968 Sell This Version
WST-8566-LP, WST 8566 LP Dale Evans The Stranger Of Galilee (as Morris) Dale Evans - Faith, Hope And Charity(LP, Album) Word, Word WST-8566-LP, WST 8566 LP US 1972 Sell This Version
876B-1555 Wilma Sundeen Bring Your Vessels, Not A Few (as Mrs. C. H. Morris) Wilma Sundeen - I'll Be A Friend Of His(LP) Good News Recordings 876B-1555 US 1973 Sell This Version
WST 9538 Various Hear Ye The Promise (as Morris) Various - Make His Praise Glorious(LP, Album) Word (Uk) Ltd. WST 9538 UK 1975 Sell This Version
EMP SLP 1010 Valdek Jürisoo Elu On Võitlus Tormisel Teel (as C.H. Morris) Valdek Jürisoo - Ela Ja Leegitse(LP, Album) Estonian Voice EMP SLP 1010 Sweden 1978 Sell This Version
LK/LP8018 The Honley Male Voice Choir Nearer, Still Nearer (as C.H. Morris) The Honley Male Voice Choir - Hymns With Honley(LP) Look Records (3) LK/LP8018 UK 1981 Sell This Version
none Watermark (2) Nearer, Still Nearer (as Leila N. Morris) Watermark (2) - Straight For The Heart(LP) Channels Only Records none US 1981 Sell This Version
RVC 5100 No Artist En Jätä Teitä Orvoiksi (as L. N. Morris) and 2 more… No Artist - Helluntailauluja(Cass, Album) Prisma (6) RVC 5100 Finland 1986 Sell This Version
39 040 Various Nearer, Still Nearer (as Leila N. Morris) Various - Day By Day - White Gospel(CD, Album) Lord Records, Schulte & Gerth 39 040 Germany 1994 Sell This Version
CD-408 Alan McGill Sweeter As The Years Go By (as C.H. Morris) Alan McGill - Our Kind Of Music / The Glory Road(CD) Christian Melody USA CD-408 US 2002 Sell This Version
1078 Blind Willie Johnson Sweeter As The Years Go By (as Mrs. C.H. Morris) Blind Willie Johnson - Sweeter As The Years Go By(LP, Comp, RE, 180) Yazoo 1078 US 2013 Sell This Version
CAMGOE15 Cambrensis Choir & Orchestra* Nearer, Still Nearer Cambrensis Choir & Orchestra* - Christ Triumphant: The Glory Of Easter 2015(CDr, Album) Cambrensis Productions CAMGOE15 UK 2015 Sell This Version
1016 Paul Marino (2) The Stranger Of Galilee (as Morris) Paul Marino (2) - Bless This House(LP, Album, Mono) Praise Records 1016 US Unknown Sell This Version
14606 Criterion Male Quartet Sweeter As The Years Go By Criterion Male Quartet - Sweeter As The Years Go By / In The Garden(Shellac, 10") Vocalion (2) 14606 US Unknown Sell This Version