He was baptised on 31 July 1842 and was the son of Thomas Sullivan and Mary Clementina Coghlan. 
Sir Arthur Seymour Sullivan, MVO was an English composer. He is best known for his series of 14 operatic collaborations with the dramatist W. S. Gilbert, including H.M.S. Pinafore, The Pirates of Penzance and The Mikado. His works comprise 23 operas, 13 major orchestral works, eight choral works and oratorios, two ballets, incidental music to several plays, and numerous hymns and other church pieces, songs, and piano and chamber pieces. The best known of his hymns and songs include "Onward Christian Soldiers" and "The Lost Chord".
Burial in Saint Paul's Cathedral , London, City of London, Greater London, England
* England & Wales, Civil Registration Birth Index for Arthur Seymour Sullivan, Apr-May-Jun 1842, Lambeth 4 274 repository=ancestry.com
* England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index for Arthur Seymour Sullivan, Oct-Nov-Dec 1900, Age 58, St.George Hanover Square 1a 330 repository=ancestry.com
* England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations) for Sir Arthur Seymour Sullivan d=22 Nov 1900, Middlesex, England probate=15 Jan 1901, London, England repository=ancestry.com
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