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Terry, Marion Bessielocked

(1853–1930)
  • Michael R. Booth

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Terry, Marion Bessie (1853–1930), actress, was born Mary Ann Bessy Terry at 72 Great Titchfield Street, London, on 15 October 1853, the fifth surviving child of the actors Benjamin Terry (1818–1896) and Sarah Ballard (1819–1892). She was known as Polly within the family. With her favourite sister, ...

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