Miss Durney was the stage name used by Private J. Durney, a soldier serving with the North Lincolnshire Regiment of Foot when they were stationed in Grahamstown and Keiskama Hoek (Keiskammahoek) on the Eastern Frontier, 1860 - 1862.
Contribution to SA theatre
North Lincoln Sphinx: "Miss Durney, as Sally Vokins, was pleasing and looked her part."
(North Lincoln Sphinx Vol. 1, No 6. Grahamstown, April 25, 1861. Page 75.)
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