Foote, Lydia Alice

ACTOR (ENGLAND)
BORN c1844 - DIED 30 May 1892
REAL NAME Legg, Lydia Alice
GRAVE LOCATION London: Kensal Green Cemetery, Harrow Road, Kensal Green (176/3 (32966))

Lydia Foote was born in 1843 or 1844. She debuted at the Lyceum theatre in London in 1852. She performed in many theatres in London. Among her most succesful parts were Esther Eccles in "Castle" (1867) and Anna in "The Danischeffs" (1877). In 1872 she played Mary Thornberry in Dion Boucicault's version of "John Bull" at the Gaiety Theatre in London.

Sources
Paths of Glory, The Friends of Kensal Green Cemetery, London, 1997

Images

The grave of Lydia Foote at Kensal Green Cemetery, London.
Picture by Androom (26 Jun 2009)

 

The grave of Lydia Foote at Kensal Green Cemetery, London.
Picture by Androom (26 Jun 2009)

 


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Published: 3 Oct 2010
Last update: 1 Jan 2017