Marsh, John (1752–1828), musician and writer, was born on 31 May 1752 at Dorking, Surrey, the first of the five children of Henry Marsh (1713–1772), captain in the Royal Navy, and his wife, Mary (Molly; 1715×20–1759), probably the daughter of Edward Tyler, a dissenting tradesman of ...
Stevens, Richard John Samuel (1757–1837), composer and diarist, was born on 27 March 1757 at the Garden House, Bell Alley, Coleman Street, London, the first of four children of John Stevens (d. 1778), a cloth drawer and member of the Haberdashers' Company...
Maker: unknown artist
Whithorne, Thomas (c. 1528–1596), composer and autobiographer, was a son of John Whithorne and his wife, Joan, daughter of William Cabell, of Ilminster, Somerset. He was born in Somerset, probably in Ilminster, where the previous three generations of his family were settled; his sisters ...