Meta Bauer
Mary Stuart
Mary Stuart as Meta Bauer
Guiding Light
Portrayed by: Gloria Blondell (1948)
Dorothy Lovett (1948-1949)
Jone Allison (1949-1952)
Ellen Demming (1953-1966 & 1971-1974)
Mary Stuart (1996-2002)
Duration: 1948-1952, 1953-1966, 1971-1974 & 1996-2002
First appearance: June 1948
Last appearance: January 29, 2002
Cause/reason: Left town
Created by: Irna Phillips
Family: Bauer family
Gender: Female
Died: Unknown
Cause of death: Natural causes
Occupation: Unknown
Residence: New York, New York
Parents: Frederich Bauer
(father, deceased)
Unknown woman
(mother, deceased)
Siblings: William "Bill" Bauer Sr.
(brother, deceased)
Gertrude "Trudy" Bauer
Marital status: Single; at death
Past marriage(s): Theodore "Ted" White
(divorced, deceased) [1950]
Joseph "Joe" Roberts
(dissolved) [1951-1955]
Bruce Banning
(divorced) [1960-1984]
Children: Charles "Chuckie" White
(son, with Ted, deceased)
Aunts & uncles: Otto Bauer
(paternal, deceased)
Nieces & nephews: Michael "Mike" Bauer
William "Ed" Bauer Jr.
Hillary Bauer
(niece, deceased)
Hope Bauer
Frederick "Rick" Bauer
Michelle Bauer
Alan-Michael Spaulding
Jude Cooper Bauer
Leah Bauer
Robert "Robbie" Santos
Hope Santos
Cousins: Jack Bauer
Mary Bauer
Other relatives: John "Johnny" Bauer
Lacey Bauer
Romances: Theodore "Ted" White
(lovers; 1949-1950, deceased)
Joseph "Joe" Roberts
(lovers; 1950-1951, deceased)
Ross Bolling
(dated; 1955-1956, deceased)
Mark Holden
(dated/engaged; 1956, deceased)
Bruce Banning
(lovers; 1957-1964, deceased)

Meta Bauer (formerly White, Roberts & Banning) was a fictional character on the CBS daytime soap opera Guiding Light.

Actress History:Edit

  • Gloria Blondell (06/1948-09/1948)
  • Dorothy Lovett (09/1948-08/1949)
  • Jone Allison (09/1949-11/1952)
  • Ellen Demming (01/1953-06/1966 & 05/1971-11/1974)
  • Mary Stuart (11/1996-01/2002)

Character History:Edit