Jonathan Dewhurst

Marriage and Family Life


Jonathan was married three times.

Jonathan's first wife was Margaret Mary Taylor, a dressmaker from Lowton.
Jonathan's second wife was Elizabeth Ingram,  a widow. Jonathan's third wife was Frances Clara (Fanny) Rivers.

Jonathan and Fanny had four children:

All three sons followed their father into the professional theatre.

William's career was mainly in London and (in the 1930s) in films.

Percy Jonathan (known as Jonty or P.Jonty) and Harold acted mainly in provincial rep, but Jonty was also the author of quite a few plays, all of which were performed in the professional theatre from the 1920s into the 1950s.

Less is known about Harold