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Paddock [Padock], Tomlocked

(1822–1863)
  • William Broadfoot
  • , revised by Julian Lock

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Paddock [Padock], Tom (1822–1863), pugilist, was born near Redditch, Worcestershire, and baptized at St Stephen's Church, Redditch, on 25 August 1822, the son of George Padock, a labourer, and his wife, Elizabeth. His place of origin earned him the sobriquet of the Redditch Needle-pointer...

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F. Boase, , 6 vols. (privately printed, Truro, 1892–1921); repr. (1965)
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