Josephine Barry is the aunt of William Barry, the great-aunt of Diana and Minnie May Barry, a companion of Gertrude, and a kindred spirit and role model for Anne Shirley.


Physical appearanceEdit



Anne ShirleyEdit

Josephine takes a liking to Anne after she saves the life of Minnie May. In Anne With an E, Anne decides that Josephine is going to be her role model.


Gertrude is Ms Barry's deceased partner. She is not a character in the book. It is implied that they had a secret Boston Marriage in Season 2.

Behind the scenesEdit



Anne of Green Gables Wiki has 15 images of Josephine Barry (view gallery).


Season 1 (Anne with an E)

Season 2 (Anne with an E)


See alsoEdit

Major characters
Billy Andrews · Jane Andrews · Prissy Andrews · Diana Barry · Eliza Barry · Minnie May Barry · William Barry
Jerry Baynard · Gilbert Blythe · Tillie Boulter · Marilla Cuthbert · Matthew Cuthbert · Ruby Gillis · Rachel Lynde
Mr. Phillips · Josie Pye · Anne Shirley · Charlie Sloane · Moody Spurgeon
Minor characters
Mr. Andrews · Mrs. Andrews · Mr. Avery · Bank Manager · Josephine Barry · Mrs. Blewett · John Blythe · Doctor
Mr. Dunlop · Mr. Gillis · Mrs. Gillis · Mr. Hammond · Mrs. Hammond · Jeannie · Mary Joe · Mrs. Kincannon · Thomas Lynde
Matron · Minister · Nathaniel · Pawnbroker · Miss Rogerson · Mrs. Spencer · Stablemaster · Stationmaster
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