Joseph Augustine Wade
?1796-1845; b. Dublin, d. London; successful operettas and songbooks incl.
Two Houses of Granada (1826); Songs of the Flowers (1827);
Polish Melodies (1831); made a fortune and spent it on drink. DIW
Dictionary of National Biography, cites dates as supra; composer;
b. Dublin; opera-conductor in London; an oratorio, 1824, and an opera,
1826; died insane. [DIW err. John Augustine Wade.]