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Young familylocked

(per. c. 1700–1799)
  • Olive Baldwin
  •  and Thelma Wilson

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Young family (per.c. 1700–1799), musicians, included two London organists and two generations of professional female singers. In August 1758 Mrs Delany wrote: 'the race of Youngs are born songsters and musicians' (Autobiography … Mrs Delany, 3.503). Anthony Young (bap. 1683, d. 1747)...

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Historical Manuscripts Commission
Musical Times
Gentleman's Magazine
G. E. C. [G. E. Cokayne], , 8 vols. (1887–98); new edn, ed. V. Gibbs & others, 14 vols. in 15 (1910–98); microprint repr. (1982) and (1987)