Louisa <I>Lane</I> Drew

Louisa Lane Drew

London, City of London, Greater London, England
Death 31 Aug 1897 (aged 77)
Larchmont, Westchester County, New York, USA
Burial Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 6652388 · View Source
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Actress. She made her American debut in "Richard III" with Junius Brutus Booth in 1827 at the Walnut Street Theatre in Philadelphia. She married actor John Drew in 1850, and was the mother of Louisa, John, Jr., and Georgiana Drew. as well as the grandmother of Lionel, Ethel, and John Barrymore, all actors. She managed the Arch Street Theatre in Philadelphia for 31 years.

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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Louisa Lane Drew (10 Jan 1820–31 Aug 1897), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6652388, citing Mount Vernon Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .