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Young, Charles Mayne (1777-1856), actor

Joseph Knight and Nilanjana Banerji

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/30259
Young, Charles Mayne (1777-1856), actor


Young, Charles Mayne (1777-1856), actor, the son of Thomas Young, a surgeon, and his wife, Anna, was born in Fenchurch Street, London, on 10 January 1777. He spent 1786 in Copenhagen with his father's sister Mary, who was married to Professor Müller, a court physician of Denmark, and acquired the ...

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