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Kemble, John Mitchelllocked

  • John D. Haigh


Kemble, John Mitchell (1807–1857), philologist and historian, was born on 2 April 1807, the elder surviving son of the actor Charles Kemble (1775–1854) and his wife, Maria Theresa Kemble, née De Camp (1777–1838). He was a nephew of John Philip Kemble (1757–1823) and of ...

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