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Louise Josephine (Kerlin) Dresser (1878 - 1965)

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Louise Josephine "Lulu" Dresser formerly Kerlin aka Gardner, Norworth
Born in Evansville, Indiana, United Statesmap
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Daughter of [father unknown] and
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Died in Woodland Hills, California, United Statesmap
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Louise Dresser (born Louise Josephine Kerlin) was an American vaudeville singer, stage actress, and movie actress. She was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress in 1929.


  • "United States Census, 1880," index and images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 16 May 2014), Lulu Kerlin in household of William S Kerlin, Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana, United States; citing sheet 316C, NARA microfilm publication T9.
  • "United States Census, 1920," index and images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 16 May 2014), Louise J Dardereo in household of Herbert B Fletcher, Glendale, Los Angeles, California, United States; citing sheet 1B, family 20, NARA microfilm publication T625, FHL microfilm 1820102.
  • "United States Census, 1930," index and images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 16 May 2014), Louise J Gardner in household of John E Gardner, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 0820, sheet 17B, family 353, NARA microfilm publication T626, roll 124.

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