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Kelly, Michaellocked

(1762–1826)
  • Jane Girdham

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Kelly, Michael (1762–1826), singer and composer, was born on 25 December 1762 in Dublin, the eldest of the fourteen children of Thomas Kelly and his wife, a Miss McCabe from co. Westmeath. His father was master of ceremonies at Dublin Castle and a wine merchant....

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