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Jessie Bonstelle

  • Original Name Laura Justine Stuart
  • Birth c.11 Nov 1871 Greece, Monroe County, New York, USA
  • Death 7 Oct 1932 Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA
  • Burial Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA
  • Plot Section K, Lot 45
  • Memorial ID 7973815

Actress, Drama Coach. Her first appearance in public was at the age of 2 as a singer, and was featured on her first national tour aged 7. She appeared in leading roles in her teens with the Schubert Company and founded acting troupes in Rochester, Buffalo, Toronto and Detroit. She coached or otherwise assisted many young actors in their early days, including Melvyn Douglas, William Powell, Ann Harding and Sylvia Field. She was married to actor Alexander Hamilton Stuart.

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  • Added: 10 Oct 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7973815
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Jessie Bonstelle (c.11 Nov 1871–7 Oct 1932), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7973815, citing Mount Hope Cemetery, Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .