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Waylett [née Cooke; other married name Lee], Harriet

Joseph Knight

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198601746
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/28906
Waylett [née Cooke; other married name Lee], Harriet

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Waylett [née Cooke; other married name Lee], Harriet (1800–1851), actress and singer, was born on 7 February 1800, the daughter of an upholsterer in Bath named Cooke. Her uncle was a member of the Drury Lane company and the actress Sarah West...

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Subjects: Theatre ; Voice

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