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Griffiths, John

Kate Van Winkle Keller

in American National Biography Online

Published in print January 1999 |
Published online February 2000 | e-ISBN: 9780198606697 | DOI:

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Griffiths, John (fl. 1785–1797), dancing-master and choreographer., was a Nothing is known of his parentage or early life. He may have been related to one of the Griffiths families active on the English stage during the second half of the eighteenth century, but unlike many of his contemporaries, he made no claims of background or former teachers....

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