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date: 21 October 2019

Kelly, Frances Maria [Fanny]locked

(1790–1882)
  • Charles Kent
  • , revised by J. Gilliland

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Kelly, Frances Maria [Fanny] (1790–1882), actress and singer, was born at Brighton on 15 October or 15 December 1790. Her father was Mark Kelly (1767–1833), originally from Dublin, where he was master of ceremonies at Dublin Castle. Mark Kelly was one of a very large family, a minor actor who had a varied career, including service in the ...

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