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 Louisa <I>Lane</I> Drew

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Louisa Lane Drew

  • Birth 10 Jan 1820 London, City of London, Greater London, England
  • Death 31 Aug 1897 Larchmont, Westchester County, New York, USA
  • Burial Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Memorial ID 6652388

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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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Garver Graver
  • Added: 1 Aug 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6652388
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : 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 .