Charles Coburn

Charles Douville Coburn (1877 - 1961)

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Charles Douville Coburn
Born in Macon, Bibb, Georgia, United Statesmap
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Husband of — married (to ) [location unknown]
Husband of — married (to ) in Los Angeles, California, United Statesmap
Father of , , , , , and [private daughter (1960s - unknown)]
Died in Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, New York, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 26 Sep 2017
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Categories: Famous Actors of the 20th Century | Academy Award Winners of the 20th Century | Hollywood Walk of Fame | Notables.

Charles Coburn is Notable.
Charles Coburn was an American film and theatre actor.

Biography

Coburn was born on June 19, 1877 to Moses Douville Coburn and Emma Louise (Sprigman) Coburn.

He married 1) Ivah Myrtle Wills - 6 children (John Coburn, Margaret Coburn, Marg Coburn, Holly Coburn, Samuel Coburn, and Charlie Coburn)

He married 2) Winifred Jean Clements (she was the widow of the New Zealand bass opera singer, Oscar Natzka) - 1 child (Stephanie Coburn), born 1960 - they divorced on May 12, 1961.

Actor most well-known for his role as a retired millionaire playing Cupid in The More the Merrier in 1943, for which he won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.

Sources

  • Wikipedia: Charles Coburn
  • WikiData: Q1234567 Wikidata Information Reasonator enwiki Ancestors (about wikidata)
  • "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M8LF-3J9 : 22 August 2017), Charles Coburn in household of Moses Coburn, Savannah, Chatham, Georgia, United States; citing enumeration district ED 28, sheet 525A, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0138; FHL microfilm 1,254,138.
  • "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M5H8-7Q7 : accessed 26 September 2017), Charles D Coburn, Manhattan Ward 12, New York, New York, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 703, sheet 8A, family 197, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 1027; FHL microfilm 1,375,040.
  • "United States Passport Applications, 1795-1925," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV5B-CCVN : 4 September 2015), Charles D Coburn, 1920; citing Passport Application, New York, United States, source certificate #19979, Passport Applications, January 2, 1906 - March 31, 1925, 1169, NARA microfilm publications M1490 and M1372 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,638,302.
  • "United States Passport Applications, 1795-1925," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV5B-CCVV : 4 September 2015), Charles D Coburn in entry for Ivah Wills Coburn, 1920; citing Passport Application, New York, United States, source certificate #19980, Passport Applications, January 2, 1906 - March 31, 1925, 1169, NARA microfilm publications M1490 and M1372 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,638,302.
  • "United States Passport Applications, 1795-1925," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKDF-SDTR : 13 October 2015), Charles Douville Coburn, 1922; citing Passport Application, New York, United States, source certificate #211260, Passport Applications, January 2, 1906 - March 31, 1925, 2079, NARA microfilm publications M1490 and M1372 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,710,655.
  • "United States Passport Applications, 1795-1925," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKDF-SDTT : 13 October 2015), Charles D Coburn, 1924; citing Passport Application, , source certificate #211260, Passport Applications, January 2, 1906 - March 31, 1925, 2079, NARA microfilm publications M1490 and M1372 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,710,655.
  • "New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2WKY-VQ2 : 20 March 2015), Charles D. Coburn in entry for Ivah Wills Coburn, 27 Apr 1937; citing Death, Manhattan, New York, New York, United States, New York Municipal Archives, New York; FHL microfilm 2,080,177.
  • "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XTMT-1PP : 7 April 2016), Charles Douville Coburn, 1942; citing NARA microfilm publication M1936, M1937, M1939, M1951, M1962, M1964, M1986, M2090, and M2097 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVGV-1KPW : 13 December 2015), Charles Douville Coburn, 1961; Burial, Savannah, Chatham, Georgia, United States of America, Bonaventure Cemetery; citing record ID 122242334, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.
  • https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=6655965


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Charles Coburn from the film Road to Singapore
Charles Coburn from the film Road to Singapore

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