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Henry Eugene Abbey
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Birth: Jun. 27, 1846
Akron
Summit County
Ohio, USA
Death: Oct. 17, 1896
Manhattan
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Son of Henry Stephen and Elizabeth (Smith) Abbey

ABBEY IS DEAD.
The Well Known Theatrical Manager Is Suddenly Called.
America's Pleasure Lovers Owe Him a Debt of Gratitude.

NEW YORK, Oct 17. - Henry E. Abbey, of the theatrical firm of Abbey, Schoeffel & Grau, died early this morning in the Osborne apartments here.
Henry E. Abbey started a line in theatricals that was particularly his own.
He would handle only the greatest attractions.
In the presentation of these performances involving great risk, lavish display, boldness of conception and perseverance, Abbey was unequalled.
To Abbey, Americans are indebted for introducing them to (Sarah)Bernhardt, Henry Irving, Jane Hading, (Jean)Mounet-Sully, (Gabrielle)Rejane, (Herbert)Beerbohm Tree, Josef Hoffmann, (Emma) Calve and many others.
He also managed the last tour of Mary Anderson.
[edited from the Oakland (California) Tribune October 17, 1896] (Member #46985513)
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Catherine R Kingsley Abbey (1854 - 1883)*
 
 Children:
  Henry Eugene Abbey (1877 - 1893)*
  Frank Kingsley Abbey (1879 - 1880)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Henry E Abbey/Born June 27 1846/Died Oct 17 1896

 
Burial:
Bridge Street Cemetery
Northampton
Hampshire County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: P.K. Magruder
Record added: Dec 14, 2011
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