Taliaferro, Edith

   Richmond, Virginia-born Edith Taliaferro was the child of theatre workers and made her debut at age three in a stock production of Shore Acres. She acted for over 40 years, but her greatest success came early, with the title role of Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm (1910). Her other credits include The Girl with the Green Eyes (1902), The Evangelist (1907), Young Wisdom (1914) Captain Kidd, Jr. (1916),Mother Carey's Chickens (1917), and The Hook-Up (1935). She was the sister of Mabel Talia-ferro and married actor House Jameson.

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