Elisabeth Kumm

Elisabeth Kumm

Sunday, 30 April 2017 19:28

CARUSO, Enrico (1873-1921)

Italian operatic vocalist (tenor). Born 25 February 1873, Naples, Italy. Married (1) Ada Giachetti (de facto), (2) Dorothy Park Benjamin, 1918. Died 2 August 1921, Naples, Italy.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 243.

Sunday, 30 April 2017 19:27

CAREY, Eleanor (1852-1915)

Chilean-American actress. Married William F Blood (William F Blande), 4 January 1887, Mayor's Office, New York City, USA.

On stage in America and Australia from 1876.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 177.

Sunday, 30 April 2017 19:25

CARANDINI, Rosina (1844-1932)

Australian operatic vocalist and voice teacher. Born 27 August 1844, Hobart, TAS, Australia. Married Edward Hodson Palmer, 1860. Died 16 June 1932, South Yarra, Melbourne, VIC, Australia.

Toured Australia and New Zealand.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 175.

Sunday, 30 April 2017 19:23

CARANDINI, Marie (1826-1894)

English operatic vocalist (soprano). Née Marie Burgess. Born 1826, London, England. Married Gerolamo Carandini (exiled Italian marquis & dancing master), 1843.

Arrived in Tasmania in 1833 and settled in Sydney from 1845.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 175.

Sunday, 30 April 2017 19:22

CANNOT, Jack (1883-1929)

English actor & vocalist. Né John Valentine Cannot. Cousin of Maurice Farkoa (actor). Married Stella Holland, 2 June 1914, Adelaide, SA, Australia. Died 2 August 1929, Maroubra, Sydney, NSW, Australia (committed suicide).

On stage in South Africa and Australia from 1900s. In Australia from 1910 performing for JC Williamson Ltd in pantomime, musical comedy and revue.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 220.

Sunday, 30 April 2017 19:15

CALVE, Emma (1858-1942)

French operatic vocalist (soprano). Née Rosa Emma Calvet. Born 15 August 1858, Decazeville, Aveyron, France. Daughter of Justin Calvet (civil engineer). Married Galileo Gasparini, 1911 (div. 1921). Died 6 January 1942, Montpellier, Herault, France.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 277.

Sunday, 30 April 2017 19:13

CAGLI, Augusto (fl. 1860s-1880s)

Italian manager.

Manager of Royal Italian Opera Company with Giovanni Pompei.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 232.

Saturday, 29 April 2017 19:54

BUTT, Clara (1872-1936)

English operatic vocalist (contralto). Née Clara Ellen Butt. Born 1 February 1872, Southwick, England. Daughter of Henry Albert Butt and Clara Hook. Married Kennerley Rumford (vocalist), 26 June 1900. Died 23 January 1936, North Stoke, England.

On stage in England and Australia. With Kennerley Rumford, toured Australia in 1914 for J&N Tait.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, pages 206, 243.

Saturday, 29 April 2017 19:53

BURTON, Henry (1823-1900)

English circus owner. Born 1823, Lincolnshire, England. Son of John Burton and Jane Blythe. Married (1) ?? , (2) Fanny Hanly, 7 May 1863, Melbourne, VIC, Australia, (3) Isabel Janet Sutherland, 3 February 1880, Sydney, NSW, Australia, (4) Elizabeth Buckland, 7 October 1890, Toowong, Brisbane, QLD, Australia. Died 9 March 1900, Melbourne, VIC, Australia.

Australia from 1849.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 235.