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Abbot, Williamlocked

(1790–1843)
  • E. D. Cook
  • , revised by Katharine Cockin

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Abbot, William (1790–1843), actor, was born at Chelsea, London, on 12 June 1790. He made his stage début in 1806 at Bath, and remained a member of the Bath company for some seasons. He appeared at the Haymarket in London in the summer of 1808, on the occasion of the benefit of the tragedian ...

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