Annie Louise <I>Cary</I> Raymond

Annie Louise Cary Raymond

Wayne, Kennebec County, Maine, USA
Death 3 Apr 1921 (aged 79)
Norwalk, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Burial Norwalk, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID 14394329 · View Source
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Opera singer. In the late 19th century, she was the foremost contralto in America. She studied music and singing, graduating from Gorham Seminary in 1862. She continued her training in Europe, where she made her debut. She made her American debut in New York in 1870. Her astonishing range garnered her an international reputation. At the time she retired, 1879, she was one of the most popular singers in America.

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Wife of Charles Monson Raymond

Gravesite Details Born Ann Louisa Cary. Biographical and additional birth/death info submitted by fellow researcher 4.4.2013.

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