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Monday, 01 May 2017

JOHNSON, G.A. (1844-1909)

English operatic vocalist (tenor). NĂ© George Augustus Johnson. Born 1844, Bolton, Lancashire, England. Married Emily Elizabeth Huggins. Died 4 March 1909, Melbourne, VIC, Australia. Grandfather of Gertrude Johnson (vocalist).

On stage in Australia from 1859, performing with Lyster, Montague Turner, Simonsen and Musgrove opera companies.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 232.

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