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Lemon, Marklocked

(1809–1870)
  • R. M. Healey

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Lemon, Mark (1809–1870), magazine editor and playwright, the only child of Martin Lemon (d. 1817) and Alice Collis, was born on 30 November 1809 in Oxford Street, London. Both parents had rural roots. Martin Lemon could trace his descent from Cornish yeomen, while his wife came from prosperous ...

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