Adelaide Kemble

Adelaide KembleAdelaide Kemble
English Opera Singer and Author
1814 – 1879 A.D.

Adelaide Kemble, an English opera singer and author. Of a famous dramatic family, being a daughter of Charles Kemble, Niece of Mrs, Siddons, and the sister of Fanny Kemble, she devoted herself to musical studies.

After a short though brilliant career as an operatic singer, she married Edward Satoris, an Italian gentleman of fortune, and retired to his estate in Italy.

Her A Week in a French Country House is a bright and humerus story. In 1974, her son, Algernon Charles Satoris, married the daughter of President Grant.

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Reference: Famous Women; An Outline of Feminine Achievement Through the Ages With Life Stories of Five Hundred Noted Women By Joseph Adelman. Copyright, 1926 by Ellis M. Lonow Company.