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Viola Barry (1894–1964)

Viola Barry was born on March 4, 1894 in Evanston, Illinois, USA as Gladys Viola Wilson. She was an actress, known for The Mothering Heart (1913), Evangeline (1911) and An Indian Vestal (1911). She was married to F. McGrew Willis and Jack Conway. She died on April 2, 1964 in Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »
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The Mothering Heart
The Mothering Heart The 'Idle Woman' / Outside Club
Evangeline Evangeline
An Indian Vestal
An Indian Vestal The Indian Vestal
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 1916 The Flying Torpedo
Adelaide E. Thompson
 1915 Under the Table (Short) (as Peggy Pearce, unconfirmed)
 1914 John Barleycorn
 1913 The Mothering Heart (Short)
The 'Idle Woman' / Outside Club
 1913 Almost a Wild Man (Short)
In Audience (uncredited)
 1913 The Ranchero's Revenge (Short)
At Party (uncredited)
 1913 His Mother's Son (Short)
Woman at Dock
 1913 The Lady and the Mouse (Short)
At Garden Party (uncredited)
 1913 A Misunderstood Boy (Short)
The Spanish Girl
 1913 A Frightful Blunder (Short)
The Young Woman
 1913 The Little Tease (Short)
The Other Woman
 1913 The Perfidy of Mary (Short)
Storybook Lover (uncredited)
 1912 The Obligation (Short)
Miss Barry
 1912 Hard Luck Bill (Short)
 1912 The Land of Might (Short)
Mary Anderson
 1912 The Squatter's Child (Short)
Edna Brierly - the Squatter's Older Daughter
 1912 The Mountain Daisy (Short)
Daisy Layson
 1911 Evangeline (Short)
 1911 George Warrington's Escape (Short)
The Quebec Coquette
 1911/II The Chief's Daughter (Short)
Mary Boone
 1911 A Painter's Idyl (Short)
The Rich Summer Girl
 1911 An Indian Vestal (Short)
The Indian Vestal
 1911 John Oakhurst, Gambler (Short)
 1911 McKee Rankin's '49' (Short)
Belle - a Foundling
 1911 The Voyager: A Tale of Old Canada (Short)
The Honourable Jessica Drayton
 1911 In the Shadow of the Pines (Short)
Elspeth Anderson

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Stage actress, screenwriter, stage producer, and stage director.

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Peggy Pearce

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Mother of Rosemary Foster

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