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Crotch, Williamlocked

  • Philip Olleson


Crotch, William (1775–1847), composer and organist, was born on 5 July 1775 at Green's Lane, St George Colgate, Norwich, the only child of Michael Crotch (1735–1813), a carpenter, and his second wife, Isabella (1737–1830); he had two older half-brothers, the children of his father's first marriage to ...

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