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date: 20 November 2019

Morris, Charleslocked

(1745–1838)
  • Patrick Waddington

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Morris, Charles (1745–1838), army officer and songwriter, was born probably near Cork, the fourth son of Captain Thomas Morris (d. c.1752), author of the song 'Kitty Crowder', and his wife, Mary (1709?–1804). The family was originally Welsh. After his father's death, ...

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