Miss Lily Brayton

Here is an old postcard depicting the British Shakespearean actress and singer, Lily Brayton, that was produced sometime before 1910…

 

Lily Brayton was born on June 23, 1878 in Hindley, Lancashire, England. She began her acting career in 1896 and continued to appear in a host of stage performances until her retirement in 1932. Lily appeared in one silent film, the 1914 short, “Kismet.”

 

Lily Brayton died on April 30, 1953 in Dawlish, Devon, England. Her body was cremated and her ashes buried in the grave of her first husband…