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Henry Handel Gear, 1805-1884

Nationality: English
Date of Birth: 1805.10.28
Place of Birth: London
Date of Death: 1884.10.16
Place of Death: London

Identity:

Henry Handel Gear was a Professor of singing, a violinist and composer.

Life:

He may have known JW in the mid-seventies, when his name appears in an address book (#12714).

Bibliography:

Kelly's Post Office Directory, London, 1861 and 1862.