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KENDAL, Madge (1848-1935)

English actress. Née Margaret Sholto Robertson. Born 15 March 1849, Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire, England. Daughter of William Robertson and Margaretta Elisabetta Marinus. Sister of Fanny Robertson (actress). Married WH Kendal (actor), 1869. Died 14 September 1935, Chorleywood, Hertfordshire, England. Mother of Hugh Dorington (actor), Ethel Grimston (actress), Harold Grimston (pianist) and Dorothy Grimston (actress).

On stage from the age of four. Retired from the stage in 1908, her only subsequent performance being as Mistress Ford in a Gala production of The Merry Wives of Windsor at His Majesty's on 27 June 1911.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 152.

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