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Mary Foy (I) (1872–1939)

Mary Foy was born on August 9, 1872 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA as Lena Mary Hank. She was an actress, known for The White Rose (1923), The Headless Horseman (1922) and Sally in Our Alley (1916). She was married to Patrick Foy. She died in 1939 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The White Rose The Landlady
The Headless Horseman Dame Martling
Sally in Our Alley Mrs. McGill
Slightly Married Landlady


Hide Hide Show Show Actress (87 credits)
 1939 One Hour to Live
Jail Matron
 1939 Pack Up Your Troubles
Landlady (uncredited)
 1939 I Stole a Million
Prison Matron (uncredited)
 1939 Maisie
Sheriff's Wife (uncredited)
 1939 Zenobia
Townswoman (uncredited)
 1939 Let Us Live
Theatre Scrubwoman (uncredited)
 1938 Blockade
Townswoman (uncredited)
 1937 Thunder Trail
Pioneer Woman (uncredited)
 1936 Pepper
Woman at Telephone (uncredited)
 1936 Fury
Townswoman Defendant (uncredited)
 1936 Unrelated Relations (Short)
 1935 A Tale of Two Cities
Old Hag (uncredited)
 1935 Midnight Phantom
Mary Ryan
 1935 The Great American Pie Company (Short)
Mrs. Ephraim Deacon (uncredited)
 1935 Little Big Shot
Orphanage Matron #2
 1935 Front Page Woman
Landlady (uncredited)
 1935 Ginger
Interfering Woman (uncredited)
 1935 Love in Bloom
Mrs. Cassidy (uncredited)
 1935 I'll Love You Always
Kitty (uncredited)
 1935 Naughty Marietta
Duenna (uncredited)
 1935 Transient Lady
Townswoman (uncredited)
 1934 White Lies
Mrs. Kelly (uncredited)
 1934 It's the Cats (Short)
Mrs. Jones - the Landlady
 1934 No Ransom
Mrs. Smithers
 1934 Two Heads on a Pillow
Mrs. Jenner
 1934 City Park
Mrs. Guppy, Landlady
 1934 House of Mystery
Hyacinth Potter
 1934 Once to Every Woman
Miss Baxter
 1934 School for Girls
Miss Gage
 1933 Before Midnight
Housekeeper (uncredited)
 1933 Ann Vickers
Big Prison Matron in Warden's Office (uncredited)
 1933 Strange People
Mrs. Jones - the Housekeeper
 1933 Reform Girl
Prison Matron (uncredited)
 1932 Slightly Married
 1931 Ladies of the Big House
Mrs. Lowry
 1931 A House Divided
 1931 The Vice Squad
Tenement Mother (uncredited)
 1931 Behind Office Doors
Landlady (uncredited)
 1931 What a Time (Short)
 1931 Scandal Sheet
Mrs. Wilson
 1930 The Widow from Chicago
Gossiping Irish Neighbor (uncredited)
 1930 A Fall to Arms (Short)
Mrs. Fitts
 1930 Common Clay
Jail Matron (uncredited)
 1930 Mind Your Business (Short)
Mrs. Pulver
 1930 A Man from Wyoming
 1930 Dumbbells in Ermine
Mrs. Strong
 1930 Ladies in Love
Mrs. Tibbs - Landlady
 1930 Such Men Are Dangerous
Marie - Elinor's Maid (uncredited)
 1930 Embarrassing Moments
Mrs. Hickson
 1929 The Studio Murder Mystery
Miss O'Brien (uncredited)
 1929 The Lariat Kid
Aunt Bella
 1928 The Divine Lady
Harridan Neighbor (uncredited)
 1928 The Godless Girl
Prison Matron (uncredited)
 1928 The Terrible People
Mrs. Revelstoke
 1928 Mad Hour
Police Matron
 1928 Scarlet Youth
 1928 A Perfect Gentleman
The Aunt
 1927 Polly of the Movies
Mrs. Beardsley
 1927 Slaves of Beauty
 1927 Ankles Preferred
Mrs. McGuire
 1926 It's the Old Army Game
Sarah Pancoast
 1925 The Pinch Hitter
Aunt Martha
 1925 Irish Luck
Kate MacSwiney
 1925 The Lucky Devil
Mrs. Hunt
 1925 The Manicure Girl
Mrs. Root-Chiveley
 1924 Dangerous Money
'Auntie' Clark
 1924 Icebound
Sadie Fellowes
 1924 The Hoosier Schoolmaster
Old Mis' Means
 1923 The Broad Road
Ma Fanning
 1923 The White Rose
The Landlady
 1923 Second Fiddle
Mrs. Bradley
 1922 The Headless Horseman
Dame Martling
 1922 Beyond the Rocks
Clementine - Theodora's Older Sister #1 (uncredited)
 1922 The Cradle Buster
Melia Prout
 1922 Stardust
Mrs. Becker
 1921 The Ghost in the Garret
Dennison's cook
 1917 Thou Shalt Not Steal
Mrs. Jones (as Mrs. Patrick Foy)
 1916/I Sally in Our Alley
Mrs. McGill (as Mrs. Foy)
 1912 The Equine Spy (Short)
Mrs. Carter - the Mother (as Mrs. Foy)
 1912 In the Year 2000 (Short)
The Gang Leader (as Mrs. Patrick Foy)
 1912 The Wooing of Alice (Short)
Mrs. Hall - Geoffrey's Mother (as Mrs. Patrick Foy)
 1912 Falling Leaves (Short)
Dr. Headley's Nurse (uncredited)
 1912 Algie, the Miner (Short)
Society Dowager (uncredited)
 1912 Hubby Does the Washing (Short)
A Neighbor (as Mrs. Foy)
 1912 A Solax Celebration (Short)

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Mrs. Patrick Foy | Mrs. Foy

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Stage character actress, also in films from 1912. Not to be confused with the actress Mary Foy of vaudeville fame. See more »

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