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date: 21 October 2019

Edwin, John, the elderlocked

(1749–1790)
  • Terry Enright

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Edwin, John, the elder (1749–1790), actor and singer, was born on 10 August 1749 at Clare Market, St Clement Danes, London, the eldest of the three children of John Edwin, a watchmaker, and his wife, Hannah, the daughter of Henry Brogden, a sculptor of statues in ...

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