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Woodham, Mrs [née Spencer; other married name Smith]locked

(d. 1803)
  • Mark Humphreys

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Woodham, Mrs [née Spencer; other married name Smith] (d. 1803), singer and actress, was a prominent performer on the stage in both Dublin and London. She was born Miss Spencer (no information about her parentage or forenames is known); the birth date of 1743 given in the ...

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