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 Fanny Davenport

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Fanny Davenport Famous memorial

Birth
London, City of London, Greater London, England
Death 26 Sep 1898 (aged 48)
South Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Jamaica Plain, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Plot Section 14, Arethusa Path
Memorial ID 13602513 View Source

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.

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Ginny M
  • Added: 13 Mar 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 13602513
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/13602513/fanny-davenport : accessed ), memorial page for Fanny Davenport (10 Apr 1850–26 Sep 1898), Find a Grave Memorial ID 13602513, citing Forest Hills Cemetery and Crematory, Jamaica Plain, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .