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 Catherine Hayes

Catherine Hayes

Birth
Limerick, County Wexford, Ireland
Death 11 Aug 1861 (aged 42)
Sydenham, London Borough of Lewisham, Greater London, England
Burial Kensal Green, London Borough of Brent, Greater London, England
Plot Center Avenue at square no. 101 facing the Anglican chapel.
Memorial ID 21283 · View Source
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Operatic Soprano, Milan, Vienna, London, Dublin, New York, Sydney. Catherine Hayes rose from obscurity in rural Ireland to great fame as an operatic prima donna at La Scala Milan, Covent Garden London, and other places. She sang for Queen Victoria and 500 guests in Buckingham Palace in 1849, and traveled around the Globe giving concerts and operatic performances.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 15 Apr 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 21283
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Catherine Hayes (25 Oct 1818–11 Aug 1861), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21283, citing Kensal Green Cemetery, Kensal Green, London Borough of Brent, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .