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Templeton, John (1802–1886), singer

J. C. Hadden

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Templeton, John (1802–1886), singer, was born on 30 July 1802, at Riccarton, near Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, the son of Robert Templeton. He had a fine voice as a boy and took part in concerts in Edinburgh with his eldest brother, a singer and teacher. In 1822 he became precentor to the ...

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Subjects: Voice

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