Born: July 1, 1825, Newark, New Jersey.
Died: April 19, 1893, New York City.
Buried: Saint Paul’s Episcopal Church Cemetery, Glen Cove, New York.
William was the husband of Elizabeth Woolley Ham.
He studied music under Edward Hodges, and played the organ at the Church of the Epiphany; St. John’s Chapel; St. Paul’s Chapel; and Trinity Chapel, New York City.
He received an honorary Doctor of Music degree from Columbia University in 1864.
If you know where to get a good photo of Walter (head-and-shoulders, at least 200×300 pixels),