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Julia Davenport

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Julia Davenport
BornDecember 20, 1882
London England
DiedDecember 30, 1909 (age 27)
London England

Julia Ryan Davenport (1882-1909), the first wife of Lewis Davenport (George Ryan), died at an early age in December 1909 of tuberculosis.


  • The Davenport Story – Volume One: The Life and Times of a Magical Family, 1881-1939 by Fergus Roy [1]
  • The Davenport Story - Volume Two: The Lost Legends by Fergus Roy [2]


  1. Genii Magazine, Vol. 73, No. 3, March 2010, Books, REVIEWED BY JAMY IAN SWISS, page 78
  2. Genii Magazine, Vol. 73, No. 5, May 2010, Books, REVIEWED BY JAMY IAN SWISS, page 75
  • Genii Magazine, Vol. 45, No. 2, February 1981, The House of Davenport, page 88
  • The Magic Circular, Vol. 75, No. 819, September/October 1981, L. Davenport & Company and its Catalogues by JOHN AND ANNE DAVENPORT, page 198
  • Bio-bibliographisches Lexikon der Zauberkünstler Edition Volker Huber, April 2002, page 260