Enid Markey

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Enid Markey
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Born February 22, 1894
Dillon, Summit County
Colorado, USA
Died November 15, 1981 (aged 87)
Bay Shore, New York, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Years active 1911-1968

Enid Markey (February 22, 1894, Dillon, Colorado – November 15, 1981, Bay Shore, New York) was an American actress of stage, film and television. She originated the role of Jane in films, playing the character twice - in 1918 (Tarzan of The Apes; The Romance of Tarzan).

Her first film role was in The Fortunes of War (1911). Her last appearance was in The Boston Strangler (1968). During the 1950s and 1960s she appeared in several television guest-starring roles, including The Andy Griffith Show as Barney Fife's landlady, and an episode of Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C., as Grandma Pyle.

In the 1960-1961 season, Markey was cast as Aunt Violet Flower in CBS's Bringing Up Buddy, co-starring Frank Aletter and Doro Merande. Markey and Merando played spinster aunts who provide a home for their bachelor nephew stockbroker, Buddy Flower, played by Aletter.

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