Matthias Holst

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Matthias Holst

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Birthplace: Riga, Latvia
Death: Died in Middlesex, England, Great Britain
Immediate Family:

Son of Meno Holst and Marie Holst
Husband of Katharina von Holst
Father of Constantia Eleonora von Holst; Gustavus Valentine Johann von Holst; Benigna Catharina von Holst and Theodore Edward Richard Von Holst

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About Matthias Holst

Matthias Holst from Riga, Latvia, emigrated to England with his wife and children. Great grandfather of composer Gustav Holst. His grandfather, Gustavus von Holst (born 1799) was of German origin from Riga, Latvia which at the time belonged to Russia. He moved to England with his parents as a child; he became a composer of salon-style harp music and a notable harp teacher.

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Matthias Holst's Timeline

1767
1767
Riga, Latvia
1799
September 19, 1799
Age 32
Riga, Latvia
1800
1800
Age 33
Riga, Latvia
1805
1805
Age 38
St Marylebone, London
1808
1808
Age 41
Westminster, London
1810
September 3, 1810
Age 43
London
1845
April 20, 1845
Age 78
Middlesex, England, Great Britain