Stewart, Eleanor Towzey (-1931)

Also known as
Eleanor Towzey Stewart (-1931)
Row, Eleanor (1858-1931)
Row, Eleanor (-1931)
Stewart, Eleanor Towzey (1858-1931)
Stewart, Nellie (1858-1931)
Stewart, Nellie (-1931)
Stewart, Nellie Eleanor Towzey Stewart (-1931)
Stewart Towzey, Eleanor (1858-1931)
Stewart Towzey, Eleanor (-1931)
Field of activity
Singer; Actor; Actress; Actor and Singer
NLA Persistent Identifier
https://nla.gov.au/nla.party-745053

Biographies

Born in Sydney. Nellie Stewart is an Australian Actor, Actor and Singer, who is mentioned in 38 events in the AusStage database

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Eleanor Towzey (Nellie) Stewart (1858-1931), actress, was born on 20 November 1858 at Woolloomooloo, Sydney, daughter of Richard Stewart Towzey (c.1826-1902), English-born comedian, and his Irish-born...

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The child of actor parents Theodosia Stewart and Richard Towzey, Nellie Stewart travelled with the Royal Comic Opera Company, and later in George Musgrove's productions including , , , and several Gilbert and Sullivan plays. She performed throughout Australia and in London to great popular acclaim.

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AusStage

  1. Nellie Stewart's network
    See professional relationships in the AusStage database.
  2. Nellie Stewart's map
    See places of activity in the AusStage database.
  3. Helen's Babies
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor)
    [1877-07-20]
    A performance staged at the Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC
  4. Sweet Nell of Old Drury
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor)
    [1927-04-09]
    A performance staged at the Criterion Theatre, Sydney, NSW
  5. Sweet Kitty Bellairs
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor)
    [1909-01-01]
    A performance staged at the Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW
  6. Paul Jones
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor and Singer)
    [1894-05-11]
    A performance staged at the Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA
  7. Dorothy
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor and Singer)
    [1894-06-06]
    A performance staged at the Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA
  8. La Mascotte
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor and Singer)
    [1894-03-03]
    A performance staged at the Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA
  9. Miss Maggie Moore Testimonial
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor)
    [1924-08-01]
    A performance staged at the Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW
  10. The Pirates of Penzance
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor)
    [1893-12-09]
    A performance staged at the Lyceum Theatre (1892-1918), Sydney, NSW
  11. Sweet Nell of Old Drury
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor)
    [1929-03-30]
    A performance staged at the Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA
  12. The Yeomen of the Guard
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor)
    [1889-04-20]
    A performance staged at the Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC
  13. Beauty and the Beast
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor)
    [1893-12-26]
    A performance staged at the Lyceum Theatre (1892-1918), Sydney, NSW
  14. The Mikado
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor)
    [1893-10-21]
    A performance staged at the Lyceum Theatre (1892-1918), Sydney, NSW
  15. Cinderella, or her Sisters, her Sorrows and her Little Glass Slipper or, the Fairy Godmother who wouldn't let the Bad
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor)
    [1885-12-26]
    A performance staged at the Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW
  16. The Mikado
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor and Singer)
    [1886-12-18]
    A performance staged at the Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC
  17. The Mikado
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor and Singer)
    [1887-02-04]
    A performance staged at the Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC
  18. The Pirates of Penzance
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor and Singer)
    [1887-01-08]
    A performance staged at the Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC
  19. Iolanthe
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor and Singer)
    [1887-01-22]
    A performance staged at the Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC
  20. Patience
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor and Singer)
    [1887-01-29]
    A performance staged at the Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC
  21. Billee Taylor, or The Rewards of Virtue and Charity Begins at Home
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor and Singer)
    [1887-02-05]
    A performance staged at the Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC
  22. Dorothy
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor and Singer)
    [1888-01-28]
    A performance staged at the Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC
  23. Faust
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor and Singer)
    [1888-03-03]
    A performance staged at the Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC
  24. Faust
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor and Singer)
    [1888-03-17]
    A performance staged at the Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC
  25. Madame du Barry
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor)
    [1914-08-29]
    A performance staged at the Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW
  26. Sweet Nell of Old Drury
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor)
    [1914-09-26]
    A performance staged at the Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW
  27. Madame du Barry
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor)
    [1914-12-19]
    A performance staged at the Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW
  28. Madame du Barry
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor)
    [1915-01-16]
    A performance staged at the Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW
  29. Olivette
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor and Singer)
    [1881-08-13]
    A performance staged at the Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW
  30. Cinderella
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor and Singer)
    [1901-03-18]
    A performance staged at the Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW
  31. Cinderella
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor and Singer)
    [1900-12-26]
    A performance staged at the Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC
  32. Sweet Nell of Old Drury
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor)
    [1911-12-02]
    A performance staged at the Lyceum Theatre (1892-1918), Sydney, NSW
  33. Sweet Nell of Old Drury
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor)
    [1911-12-02]
    A performance staged at the Lyceum Theatre (1892-1918), Sydney, NSW
  34. The Scarlet Feather
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor)
    [1900-11-26]
    A performance staged at the Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC
  35. Quite Alone
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor)
    [1872-11-07]
    A performance staged at the Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC
  36. Riquet with the Tuft; or, Harequin Old Mother Shipton, The Silver Champions and Darwin's Genealogical Tree
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor)
    [1872-12-26]
    A performance staged at the Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC
  37. Sweet Nell of Old Drury
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor)
    [1905-10-12]
    A performance staged at the His Majesty's Theatre, Perth, WA
  38. Sweet Kitty Bellairs
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor)
    [1909-04-10]
    A performance staged at the Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC
  39. Sweet Kitty Bellairs
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor)
    [1909-10-30]
    A performance staged at the Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC
  40. Sweet Nell of Old Drury
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor)
    [1929-04-20]
    A performance staged at the Comedy Theatre, Melbourne, VIC
  41. Romance
    Stewart, Nellie (Actor)
    [1930-04-17]
    A performance staged at the Comedy Theatre, Melbourne, VIC
  42. My Life's Story
    Stewart, Nellie
    [Book : 1923]
    Published: John Sands Ltd

Australian Women's Register

  1. Stewart Towzey, Eleanor (Nellie)
    Published: National Foundation for Australian Women
    Series: IspartOf The Australian Women's Register
  2. My Life's Story
    Stewart, Nellie
    [Sydney]
    Published: J. Sands
  3. Sweet Nell of Old Sydney: The First Biography of Nellie Stewart, Actress and Humanitarian
    Skill, Marjorie
    [North Sydney, NSW]
    Published: Urania Publishing
  4. 200 Australian Women: A Redress Anthology
    Radi, Heather
    [Broadway, NSW]
    Published: Women's Redress Press

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  1. DEATH OF NELLLE STEWART
    The Burrowa News (NSW : 1874 - 1951) Friday 26 June 1931 p 7 Article
    ... DEATH OF NELLIE STEWART Nellie Stewart, Australia's most famous actrees, the idol of theatre goers ... 47 words
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  2. Last Solemn Duty NELLIE STEWART URN SENT TO MELBOURNE
    The Burrowa News (NSW : 1874 - 1951) Friday 3 July 1931 p 1 Article
    ... Last Solemn Duty NELLIE STEWART URN SENT TO MELBOURNE Amid the bustle of passengers and friends at ... was unostentatiously carried out. The ashes of the late Miss Nellie Stewart were placed on the train ... 145 words
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  3. NELLIE STEWART DIVORCE SUIT.
    The Daily Telegraph (Sydney, NSW : 1883 - 1930) Tuesday 23 October 1900 p 5 Article
    ... NELLIE STEWART DIVORCE SUIT. Richard Goldsbrough Row, of Ahbotsrord, wool expert, has filed a ... petition for divorce from Eloa-nor Stewart Row, theatrical artist, whoso stago name Is Nellio Stowart ... 68 words
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  1. Nellie Stewart 'My Life's Story' , ca. 1923
    Stewart, Nellie, 1858-1931
    [ Published : 1923 ]
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  2. Autograph letters signed (2) from Nellie Stewart to Miss Stafford from Sydney, New South Wales, 5, 26 November 1928 accepting an invitation to judge a fancy dress party and offering a prize
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    Stewart, Nellie, 1858-1931
    [ Unpublished : 1924-1931 ]
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  1. PROBATE JURISDICTION. In the estate of Eleanor Towzey Stewart (professionally known as Nellie Stewart, and also as Eleanor Touzey Stewart, Nellie Eleanor Stewart and Eleanor Stewar...
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 31 July 1931 [Issue No.99] p 2829

    Government Gazette Private Notices

    ... Iii the Supreme Court of New South Wales. 'PROBATE JURISDICTION. In the estate of Eleanor Towzey ... Stewart {professionally known as Nellie Stewart, and also as Eleanor Touzey Stewart, Nellie Eleanor ... 312 words
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  2. Index page
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Wednesday 30 September 1931 [INDEX Jul 1931-Sep 1931] p viii

    Government Gazette Index And Contents

    ... 2951 Sneesby E. G 2764 Wright J 2951 Stewart Eleanor Washington T. E. . 3072 Towzey 2829 Webb Emily ... . 2309 Win wood J. 2413 Solomon L 2310 Warner Eliza J. .. 2591 - Stewart H. J 2310 Williams Elizabeth ... 5023 words
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  3. No. 6. LIST OF UNCLAIMED LETTERS FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH, 1866.
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Thursday 26 April 1866 [Issue No.94 (SUPPLEMENT)] p 1069

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    ... "Wm. 121 Murphy Mary 123 Murphy Denis 124 Murphy John (2) 126 Murphy Miss Eleanor C. 127 Murphy John 129 ... Madame Georgina (2) 78 Stewart W., 339, Pitt-street 79 Stewart Miss, 140, Phillip-st. 80 Sturgess F., 6 ... 4175 words
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  2. Victorian Historical Journal : 246 Volume 66 (2), 1995
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