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Booth, Edwin Thomas (1833–1893), actor

Arthur Kincaid

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780195065480
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:
Booth, Edwin Thomas (1833–1893), actor

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Booth, Edwin Thomas (1833–1893), actor, was born on 13 November 1833 near Bel Air, Maryland, fifth of the ten children of the actor Junius Brutus Booth (1796–1852) and his second wife, Mary Ann Holmes (1802–1885) of London, whom he married in 1851. Three brothers and two sisters survived childhood. In 1847 ...

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