William Leonard Maddox
William Leonard Maddox
Date of Birth 27 December 1876
Place of Residence 'Kinross House' George Street Launceston Tasmania Australia
Spouses Name Did not marry
Childrens Names No children

William Leonard Maddox, known by his second name, was born in Launceston on 27 Dec 1876, the fifth child of Dr William Gordon Maddox (1844-1916) and his wife Maria Grace Schultze (c.1849-1889). He started at the Launceston High School, Frederick Street, in 1885. In his youth he was a fine footballer and good half-mile runner. William worked in a Launceston bank before living at Cormiston on the West Tamar for many years. Later, he conducted a milk delivery business in Launceston. He died aged 66 on 30 Apr 1942. He was buried at the Carr Villa Cemetery in Section F No. 605. See The Examiner 27 May 2006, p.34.

Angela Prosser Green & Barbara Valentine May 2006