Forrest, Theodosius (c. 1728–1784), lawyer and songwriter, was born in London, the son of Ebenezer Forrest (bap. 1700, d. 1793), the writer of the opera Momus Turn'd Fabulist and a friend of William Hogarth and the impresario John Rich, and his wife, Theodosia...
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Weatherly, Frederic Edward (1848–1929), songwriter and barrister, was born on 4 October 1848 at 7 Woodhill, Portishead, near Bristol, the eldest son in the large family of Frederick Weatherly (1820–1910), a country doctor, and his wife, Julia Maria, née Ford (1823–1898). He was educated at ...