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Re: Greatorex/Greatrakes Origins
Posted by: jennifer miller (ID *****4305) Date: October 18, 2007 at 18:43:32
In Reply to: Greatorex/Greatrakes Origins by R Gratreaks of 195

Our line would have come later. Henry Wellington Greatorex, b. 1816, Burton-on-Trent, England, came to the United States in 1839, settled in New York City as a teacher of music and organist of Calvary Church, and frequently sang in concerts and oratorios. For some years he was organist and conductor of the choir at St. Paul's chapel. He married Eliza Pratt, a painter, but I haven't found any clues yet as to his parentage.


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