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Malchair, John [formerly Johann Baptist Malscher]locked

(bap. 1730, d. 1812)
  • T. B. Healey


Malchair, John [formerly Johann Baptist Malscher] (bap. 1730, d. 1812), folksong collector, was baptized as Johann Baptist Malscher on 15 January 1730 at Cologne, the son of a watchmaker. He was a chorister at Cologne Cathedral from 1744, moved to Nancy in 1750, and in 1754 came to ...

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