Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. © Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Langtry, Lillie [née Emilie Charlotte Le Breton]locked



Langtry, Lillie [née Emilie Charlotte Le Breton] (1853–1929), actress, was born on 13 October 1853 at St Saviour's rectory, Jersey, the only daughter and sixth of the seven children of William Corbet Le Breton (1815–1888), dean of Jersey, and his wife, Emilie Davis Martin...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription

J. Burke, A general [later edns A genealogical] and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the United Kingdom [later edns the British empire] (1829–)
J. Burke, , 4 vols. (1833–8); new edn as , 3 vols. [1843–9] [many later edns]
W. E. Gladstone , ed. M. R. D. Foot & H. C. G. Matthew, 14 vols. (1968–94)