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Kitty McNeill
Original name: Katherine Hoffman
Birth: 1861
Death: Apr. 23, 1937

Opera Singer. The daughter of Dr. Francis A. McNeill and Barbara (Wagner) McNeill, she married Dr. Walter Hoffman in 1900. She studied voice in Chicago, Boston, and Paris and made her debut in America with John A. McPaul Opera Company, with which she sang several seasons. She was also with the Tavaray Opera Company, with Jules Levy, the Innes Band and the Metropolitan Opera Company. She possed a rich, and powerful contralto of wide range and great sweetness. She was professionally known as "Kitty" McNeill. She lived in Honolulu, Hawaii after her marriage then in Chicago in latter years. (bio by: David Lee Zellers) 
 
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 Parents:
  Francis Asbury McNeill (1809 - 1872)
  Barbara Ellen Wagner McNeill (1835 - 1915)
 
 Spouse:
  Walter H.O. Hoffmann (1872 - 1945)
 
 Sibling:
  Mary E. McNeill (____ - 1861)*
  Kitty McNeill (1861 - 1937)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Mount Morris
Ogle County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: David Lee Zellers
Record added: Aug 22, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9349007
Kitty McNeill
Added by: David Lee Zellers
 
Kitty McNeill
Added by: David Lee Zellers
 
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