Show Summary Details

Page of

Printed from American National Biography. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 26 February 2021

Seguin, Arthurlocked

(07 April 1809–13 December 1852)
  • Katherine K. Preston


Seguin, Arthur (07 April 1809–13 December 1852), and Anne Seguin (1809–24 August 1888), opera singers, were born, respectively, Edward Arthur Sheldon Seguin and Anne Childe, both in London, England. The names of Arthur Seguin’s parents cannot be ascertained. Anne Seguin was the daughter of James W. Childe, an artist (her mother’s name is not known). Anne and Arthur met at the Royal Academy of Music in London, where their professional training began. They married in 1832 and had five children....

Also in this article

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription