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Actress

Georgiana Emma Drew Barrymore, American actress. member Palmer’s Stock Company, circa 1880, acted with Edwin Booth, Lawrence Barrett and John McCullough.

Background

Barrymore, Georgiana Emma Drew was born in 1856 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of John and Louisa (Lane) Drew.

Education

No formal education.

Career

Made debut, at Arch Street Theater, Philadelphia, 1872. Played roles in As You Like It, The School for Scandal and The Princess Royal during 1870’s. Member Palmer’s Stock Company, circa 1880, acted with Edwin Booth, Lawrence Barrett and John McCullough.

Played roles in Diplomacy, The Wages of Sin and Mr. Wilkinson’s Widow during 1880’s. Made last appearance in The Sportsman, Boston, 1892.

Membership

Member Palmer’s Stock Company, circa 1880, acted with Edwin Booth, Lawrence Barrett and John McCullough.

Connections

Married Maurice Barrymore, December 31, 1876, 3 children, Ethel, Lionel, John.

father:
John Drew

mother:
Louisa (Lane) Drew

spouse:
Maurice Barrymore