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Paul [formerly Featherstone], Isabella [known as Mrs Howard Paul] (1833?-1879), actress and singer

Joseph Knight and Jean Gilliland

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/21599
Paul [formerly Featherstone], Isabella [known as Mrs Howard Paul] (1833?-1879), actress and singer

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Paul [formerly Featherstone], Isabella [known as Mrs Howard Paul] (1833?-1879), actress and singer, was born at Dartford, Kent; nothing is known of her early life. She made her first appearance on the London stage at the Strand in March 1853, under the name Isabella Featherstone, as Captain Macheath in The ...

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