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Edith Yorke
Edith Yorke
(23 December 1867 – 28 July 1934) was an English actress.[1] She appeared in 65 films between 1919 and 1933.

Contents

1 Biography 2 Selected filmography 3 References 4 External links

Biography[edit] Yorke was born in Derby
Derby
as Edith Byard; her family later moved to Croydon, Surrey. Edith returned to Derby, where she taught destitute children in a local workhouse. She married Robert Byard and emigrated with him and their children to the United States in 1902, becoming a film actress in her 50s, mainly in supporting roles. Her daughter was a film actress also, and her son became a violinist with a symphony orchestra. Yorke died in Southgate, California, aged 66. Selected filmography[edit]

The False Road
The False Road
(1920) Below the Surface (1920) The Jailbird
The Jailbird
(1920) Love (1920) Step on It! (1922) Souls for Sale (1923) Slippy McGee
Slippy McGee
(1923) Merry-Go-Round (1923) The Age of Desire
The Age of Desire
(1923) The Beauty Prize (1924) Happiness (1924) The Tenth Woman (1924) Capital Punishment (1925) Excuse Me (1925) Silent Sanderson (1925) Wild Horse Mesa (1925) Souls for Sables (1925) Below the Line (1925) Seven Keys to Baldpate (1925) Red Dice (1926) Volcano! (1926) The Belle of Broadway
The Belle of Broadway
(1926) Oh! What a Nurse!
Oh! What a Nurse!
(1926) The Silent Flyer
The Silent Flyer
(1926) The Bachelor's Baby (1927) Sensation Seekers (1927) The Port of Missing Girls (1928) The Valiant (1929) The Love Racket (1929) Fugitives (1929) Seven Keys to Baldpate (1929) City Girl (1930) Luxury Liner (1933)

References[edit]

^ "Edith Yorke". British Film Institute. Retrieved 31 December 2017. 

External links[edit]

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Edith Yorke
Edith Yorke
on IMDb

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WorldCat Identities VIAF: 19350155 LCCN: no2002071606 BNE: XX5472443

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