Dictionary of London Immigrants |||

Place: Verona

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1785-1839 - Pall Mall (Westminster) Instrument Making & Printing & Royalty & Trade & Italy & place: Verona Flautist, publisher, and instrument-maker Tebaldo Monzani was born in 1762 in Verona. Having moved to London in 1785, he appeared as first flute at 1762-1808 - Bedford Row (Holborn) Jews & Politics & Italy & place: Verona Merchant and community leader Naphtali [Nathan] Basevi was born in Verona in 1738 into a Sephardi Jewish family. He moved to London in 1762 where he 1728-1783 - Charles Street (Covent Garden) Coffee Houses & Jews & Music & Italy & place: Verona Cellist Giacobbe Cervetto was born Giacobbe Basevi in Verona in 1690 (not 1682 as is often suggested) of Jewish parents. He adopted the name 1778-1796 - Union Street (Southwark) Sculpture & Italy & Place: Verona Sculptor Giovanni Battista Locatelli was born in Verona on 17 November 1734. He worked in Venice and Milan, and his work was known amongst British