Author talk:John Cargill Brough
Name: John Cargill Brough
- Allibone's Critical Dictionary of English Literature: A Supplement. British and American authors. Two volumes. By John Foster Kirk. Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1891. (Alli SUP)
- FreeBMD for death record
- 1861 census record
SUMMARY OF THIS MORNING'S NEWS.
The Pall Mall Gazette (London, England), Wednesday, September 11, 1872; Issue 2364. (2491 words)
The death is announced of Mr. John Cargill Brought, the resident manager of the London Institution, Finsbury, at the early age of thirty-eight. Mr. Brough was the third of four brothers, all known to fame — Robert, the translator of Beranger's songs; William, the burlesque writer; and Lionel, the actor. Mr. Brough was a widower and has left six children who were dependent upon him — three of his own and three orphans of a relative whom he had adopted.