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actor

Edward Loomis Davenport, American actor.

Background

Davenport, Edward Loomis was born on November 15, 1815 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Asher and Demis (Loomis) Davenport.

Career

Made debut at Lion Theater or Brick Circus, Providence, Rhode Island. Actor, 1854-1874; chief roles include: Othello, Iago, Shylock, Virginius, Hamlet, Richeliue, Wolsey, Bautus, King Lear. Played Giles Overreach in Massinger’s A New Way to Pay Old Debts</td><tr><td class="label_burgverd11px"><b>Death</b></td></tr><tr><td> Died Canton, Pennsylvania, Sept.

Connections

Married Fanny Vining (Mistress.

father:
Asher Davenport

mother:
Demis (Loomis) Davenport

spouse:
Fanny Vining