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Tempest, Dame Marie [real name Mary Susan Etherington] (1864-1942), actress

Frances B. Gray

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/36450

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Tempest, Dame Marie [real name Mary Susan Etherington] (1864-1942), actress, was born on 15 July 1864 in the Marylebone Road, London, the daughter of Edwin Etherington (1838-1880), stationer, and his wife, Sarah Mary Castle. She took her stage name from the woman she called her godmother, Lady Susan Vane-Tempest: the ...

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