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Maconchy, Dame Elizabeth Violetlocked

(1907–1994)
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Maconchy, Dame Elizabeth Violet (1907–1994), composer, was born on 19 March 1907 at Silverleys, St Catharine's Estate, Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire, one of three daughters of Gerald Edward Campbell Maconchy (d. 1921/2), solicitor, and his wife, Violet Mary, née Poe (c.1880–c...

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