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Dorothy Davenport
Birth: Mar. 13, 1895
Boston
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Oct. 12, 1977
Woodland Hills
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actress, Director, Producer. Born in Boston, Massachusetts, she started playing bit parts in silent films for Biograph Studios under the direction of D.W. Griffith in her early teens. In October 1913, she married actor Wallace Reid and performed with him in films to include "The Sea Dog" (1913), "The Adventurer" (1915), "Treason" (1917) and "The Masked Avenger" (1922). After her husband Reid's death in 1923, in addition to performing, she produced and directed the films "Human Wreckage" (1923), "The Red Kimono" (1925), "Linda" (1929), "Road to Ruin" (1934) and "Footsteps in the Fog" (1956). She was also sister to actresses Ann and Kate Davenport. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Harry Davenport (1866 - 1949)
  Alice Shepphard Davenport (1864 - 1936)
 
 Spouse:
  Wallace Reid (1891 - 1923)
 
 Sibling:
  Dorothy Davenport (1895 - 1977)
  Kate Davenport (1910 - 1954)**
 
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**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale)
Glendale
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Azalea Terrace, Azalea Col. [unmarked]
 
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Record added: Nov 07, 1999
Find A Grave Memorial# 6855
Dorothy Davenport
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