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Mahon familylocked

  • Pamela Weston

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English family of musicians of Irish origin. One generation of brothers and sisters was particularly notable. Their father, William, is thought to have gone to Oxford from Salisbury in the 1740s and to have been an orchestral player in the Holywell Music Room. His wife Catherine (...

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