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Reeves, (John) Simslocked

(1818–1900)
  • George Biddlecombe

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Reeves, (John) Sims (1818–1900), singer, was born on 26 September 1818 at Woolwich, London, the son of John Reeves, a Royal Artillery bandsman, and his wife, Rosina. He was christened John; ‘Sims’ was added later. His first professional appearance was as a baritone in ...

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, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)
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