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Fanny Davenport
Birth: Apr. 10, 1850
Death: Sep. 26, 1898

Stage Actress. She was born in London, began acting at the age of 11, and made her made debut in in New York in 1862. She joined Augustin Daly's theater company specializing in Shakespeare. She later played many roles first made famous by Sarah Bernhardt in Paris. She was the daughter of the Shakespearean actor Edward Loomis Davenport, and sister of actors Edgar Davenport and Harry Davenport. (bio by: Ginny M) 
 
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 Parents:
  Edward Loomis Davenport (1815 - 1877)
  Fanny Elizabeth Vining Davenport (1829 - 1891)
 
 Siblings:
  Fanny Davenport (1850 - 1898)
  Edgar Davenport (1862 - 1918)*
  Harry Davenport (1866 - 1949)*
 
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Burial:
Forest Hills Cemetery and Crematory
Jamaica Plain
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Section 14, Arethusa Path
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Ginny M
Record added: Mar 13, 2006
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