English actor & manager. Né John Lawrence Toole. Born 12 March 1830, London, England. Son of James Toole. Married Susan Hale Caslake, 1854. Died 30 July 1906, Brighton, Sussex, England, aged 76.
On stage in England and Australia from 1850s. Popular comedian who managed his own theatre in London. Visited Australia and New Zealand in 1890.