Muhlenberg often expressed regret that he had written “I would not live alway.”
Muhlenberg was naturalized in 1754 as a subject of Great Britain.
The vote stood 49 ayes to 49 nays, and was decided in the affirmative by Muhlenberg, who was in the chair.
“Let us have an understanding about this,” said the dying Muhlenberg.
Although Muhlenberg never married, he had a very deep love for children.
Nearly all the hymns of Muhlenberg that have lived were written during his earlier years.
In Africa it is supporting two women missionaries at Muhlenberg, Liberia.
As a member of the committee Muhlenberg contributed four original hymns to the new collection.
These plans, alluded to in the Muhlenberg letter, are printed in Mr. Gallatins Writings.
The Chairman, Mr. Muhlenberg, to give an opportunity further to consider the resolution, voted for it.