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date: 05 March 2021

Garrick [née Veigel], Eva Maria [performing name Violette]locked

(1724–1822)
  • Peter Thomson

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Garrick [née Veigel], Eva Maria [performing name Violette] (1724–1822), dancer, is best-known as the wife of David Garrick (1717–1779), whom she married on 22 June 1749. She was born into a Roman Catholic family in Vienna, the daughter of Johann Veigel...

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