|Short Name:||Ithamar Conkey|
|Full Name:||Conkey, Ithamar, 1815-1867|
Ithamar Conkey (1815-1867) was born in Shutesbury, Massachusetts, and was of Scottish ancestry. He was organist at Central Baptist Church in Norwich, Connecticut. After his work in Norwich, he went to New York City and served as bass soloist at Calvary Episcopal Church and later bass soloist and choir director of Madison Avenue Baptist Church.
--The Presbyterian Hymnal Companion, 1993