Regency Nicknames

by on Jun.19, 2012, under Blog posts

Today I’m at Romancing the Past, blogging about nicknames of the regency.  Stop by to learn how Thomas Raikes came to be called Apollo, and why Balloon Foley probably hated his nickname.

Regency actress Maria Foote

His engagement to actress Maria Foote was responsible for one of Joseph Haynes's three nicknames.

 

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