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Charles Robert Thorne Edit Profile

actor

Charles Robert Thorne, American actor. member Union Square Theatre Company; New York City, 1871-1882.

Background

Thorne, Charles Robert was born on June 11, 1840 in New York City. Son of Charles Robert and Maria (Mestayer) Thorne.

Education

Attended St. John (later Fordham) College, 1854-1857.

Career

Acted with father in San Francisco, 1854. Became member Jefferson’s Company at Laura Keene’s Theatre, New York City, 1857. Leading man Boston Theatre, 1866-1869.

Member Union Square Theatre Company. New York City, 1871-1882. Last performance was in The Corsican Brothers, New York City, 1883.

Membership

Member Union Square Theatre Company. New York City, 1871-1882.

Connections

Married Miss Calder, 1859.

father:
Charles Robert Thorne

mother:
Maria (Mestayer) Thorne

spouse:
Miss Calder