Mapleson, James Henry

VIOLINIST (ENGLAND)
BORN 1 Nov 1802 - DIED 4 Oct 1869
GRAVE LOCATION London: Kensal Green Cemetery, Harrow Road, Kensal Green (042/7 (19205))

James Henry Mapleson worked as a violinist for the Drury Lane theatre in London for fourty years. He also acted as the musical librarian for that theatre. In 1829 he married Elizabeth Rummens. They had seven children. Their son James Henry Mapleson (1830-1901) was a well known opera impresario.

Sources
Paths of Glory, The Friends of Kensal Green Cemetery, London, 1997

Images

The grave of James Henry Mapleson at Kensal Green Cemetery, London.
Picture by Androom (25 Mar 2016)

 


Maran, Gustav

Published: 4 Mar 2017
Last update: 4 Mar 2017