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date: 10 August 2020

Phelps, Samuellocked

(1804–1878)
  • J. P. Wearing

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Phelps, Samuel (1804–1878), actor and theatre manager, was born on 13 February 1804 at 1 St Aubyn Street, Plymouth Dock (Devonport), Devon, the seventh child and second son of Robert M. Phelps and his wife, Ann, the daughter of Captain Turner. His affluent father, whose ancestors came from ...

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