Reference Entry

Anderson, Mary (1859-1940), actress

Donald Roy

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780195169867
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:
Anderson, Mary (1859-1940), actress


Anderson, Mary (1859-1940), actress, was born in Sacramento, California, USA, on 28 July 1859, the daughter of Charles Henry Anderson (d. 1863) and his wife, Antonia Leugers, and named Mary Antoinette. Her mother, a Philadelphian of German, staunchly Catholic descent, had been disowned by her family after eloping to California ...

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