Biography

From Wikipedia

Enid Markey was born in Dillon, Colorado. Her first film

role was in The Fortunes of War (1911). During the production of The Wrath of

the Gods (1914), Markey, a "leading lady with the New York Motion Picture

Company", was "badly injured" during the production. During her

scene in which the lava flow destroys the village she was surrounded by smoke

and fumes and nearly asphyxiated, but had recovered by May 1914.

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.

She died in Bay Shore, New York, aged 87.

From Wikipedia

Enid Markey was born in Dillon, Colorado. Her first film

role was in The Fortunes of War (1911). During the production of The Wrath of

the Gods (1914), Markey, a "leading lady with the New York Motion Picture

Company", was "badly injured" during the production. During her

scene in which the lava flow destroys the village she was surrounded by smoke

and fumes and nearly asphyxiated, but had recovered by May 1914.

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.

She died in Bay Shore, New York, aged 87.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 21

Birthday 1894-02-22

Day of Death 1981-11-15

Place of Birth Dillon - Colorado - USA

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

1964 Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. (1 episode)
1960 Bringing Up Buddy (36 episodes) as Aunt Violet Flower
1960 The Andy Griffith Show (1 episode)
1955 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1 episode)
1952 Omnibus (1 episode)
1951 Schlitz Playhouse of Stars (1 episode)
1950 Lux Video Theatre (2 episodes)
1948 Studio One (1 episode)
1948 The Philco Television Playhouse (2 episodes)
1948 The Naked City as Mrs. Edgar Hylton
1918 The Romance of Tarzan as Jane
1918 Mother, I Need You
1918 Tarzan of the Apes as Jane Porter
1916 The Captive God as Lolomi
1916 Civilization as Katheryn Haldemann
1916 Between Men as Lina Hampdon
1915 The Despoiler
1915 The Darkening Trail as Ruby McGraw
1915 The Taking of Luke McVane as Mercedes
1915 In the Tennessee Hills as Millie James
1914 Tillie's Punctured Romance as Country Girl in 'A Thief's Fate' (uncredited)

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