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Maddox, Anthonylocked

(d. 1758)
  • Peter Thomson

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Maddox, Anthony (d. 1758), slack-wire acrobat, was probably the son of James Maddox, a Bristol dancing-master, and his wife, a Miss Hoyle, who both died in 1744. There is no confident knowledge of his activities before the sudden notoriety of his début season at ...

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