Florence Smithson

  • SMITHSON, Florence (1884-1936)

    English actress & vocalist. Née Florence Annette Smithson. Born 13 March 1884, Leicester, England. Daughter of Will Smithson (provincial manager) and wife Laura --. Married (1) George Robinson, (2) Dan Rolyat (actor). Died 11 February 1936, Cardiff, Wales.

    On stage in England and Australia. Popular star of musical comedy.

    Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 201.