Glenn Ford

Gwyllyn Samuel Newton Ford (1916 - 2006)

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Gwyllyn Samuel Newton (Glenn) Ford
Born in Sainte-Christine-d'Auvergne, Quebec, Canadamap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Beverly Hills, California, U.S.map
Profile last modified | Created 31 Aug 2014 | Last significant change: 24 Nov 2018
01:25: Gil Davis edited the Biography for Gwyllyn Samuel Newton Ford (1916-2006). (added cemetery) [Thank Gil for this]
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Biography

Glenn Ford was a Canadian-born American actor, in the Golden Era of Hollywood films.

Son of Newton Ford and Hannah Wood.

Married Eleanor Torrey Powell in 1943

Son Peter Newton Ford born in 1945

Married Kathryn Hays in 1966

Married Cynthia Hayward/McCabe in 1977

Married Jeanne Baus in 1993

Sources


  • 1930 US Census "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XCDQ-JZP : accessed 15 September 2018), Gwyllyn Ford in household of Newton Ford, Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 1486, sheet 6A, line 5, family 164, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 174; FHL microfilm 2,339,909.
  • 1939 Naturalization "California, Southern District Court (Central) Naturalization Index, 1915-1976," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KXQS-HNT : 11 March 2018), Gwyllyn Samuel Newton Ford, 1939; citing Naturalization, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1525 (United States: National Archives and Records Service, Los Angeles Branch, 2016).
  • 1939 Naturalization "California, Southern District Court (Central) Naturalization Index, 1915-1976," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KX32-LDF : 11 March 2018), Gwyllyn Samuel Newton Ford, 1939; citing Naturalization, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1525 (United States: National Archives and Records Service, Los Angeles Branch, 2016).
  • 1940 US Census "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K9WL-N6W : 14 March 2018), Gwyllyn Ford in household of Newton Ford, Tract 379, Santa Monica, Santa Monica Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 19-780, sheet 61B, line 42, family 60, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 257.
  • 1943 Marriage to Eleanor "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K82V-5N7 : 8 December 2017), Glenn Samuel Newton Ford and Eleanor Torrey Powell, 23 Oct 1943; citing Los Angeles, California, United States, county courthouses, California; FHL microfilm 2,135,460.
  • 1953 Immigration to Brasil "Brasil, Cartões de Imigração, 1900-1965," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KC6Y-987 : 7 August 2017), Gwyllyn Samuel Newton Ford, Immigration; citing 1953, Arquivo Nacional, Rio de Janeiro (National Archives, Rio de Janeiro).
  • 1977 Marriage to Cynthia "California Marriage Index, 1960-1985," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:V6F4-6NK : 27 November 2014), Glenn Ford and Cynthia Mccabe, 10 Sep 1977; from "California, Marriage Index, 1960-1985," database and images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : 2007); citing Los Angeles, California, Center of Health Statistics, California Department of Health Services, Sacramento.
  • 1982 Death of wife Eleanor "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV5H-WNS4 : accessed 15 September 2018), Glenn Ford in entry for Eleanor Powell, Pennsylvania, United States, 12 Feb 1982; from "Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 - Today)," database, GenealogyBank.com (http://www.genealogybank.com : 2014); citing , born-digital text.
  • 2006 SS Death Index "United States Social Security Death Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J5K8-32Z : 20 May 2014), Glenn Ford, 30 Aug 2006; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).


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Captain Glenn Ford, US Naval Reserve
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