Kitty Melrose

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Kitty Melrose
Born Agnes Butterfield
Died June 3, 1912(1912-06-03) (age 28)
London, England
Occupation Stage actress

Kitty Melrose (1883 – 3 June 1912) was an English stage actress.


Born Agnes Butterfield, Melrose made her last stage appearance at the London Adelphi Theatre in The Quaker Girl, a musical that opened on 5 November 1910 and ran for 536 performances.[1]

After a failing love affair, she committed suicide in 1912.[2] She was buried in London at the Kensal Green Cemetery, Kensal Green.


  1. ^ Frasier, David K.; Anger, Kenneth (2001). Suicide in the Entertainment Industry: An Encyclopedia of 840 Twentieth-Century Cases. McFarland. p. 218. ISBN 0-7864-1038-8. 
  2. ^ The American Library Annual: Including Index to Dates of Current Events. Office of the Publishers Weekly. 1913. p. 157. 

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