Norma Shearer

Edith Norma Shearer (1902 - 1983)

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Edith Norma (Norma) Shearer
Born in Montreal, Quebec, Canadamap
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Wife of — married 29 Sep 1927 (to 14 Sep 1936) in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, United Statesmap
Wife of — married 23 Aug 1942 in Los Angeles, California, United Statesmap
Died in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, United Statesmap
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Biography

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Norma Shearer is Notable.

"Edith Norma Shearer (August 10, 1902 – June 12, 1983) was a Canadian American actress and Hollywood star from 1925 through 1942. Shearer often played spunky, sexually liberated ingenues.

She appeared in adaptations of Noël Coward, Eugene O'Neill, and William Shakespeare, and was the first person to be nominated five times for an Academy Award for acting, winning Best Actress for her performance in the 1930 film The Divorcee" (wikipedia excerpt).

Sources

  • "Recensement du Canada de 1911," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/QVBW-K4CC : accessed 25 July 2015), Edith Norma Shearer in entry for Andrew Shearer, 1911; citing Census, Hochelaga Sub-Districts 31-51, Quebec, Canada, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,418,549.
  • "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K8NV-HSH : accessed 25 July 2015), Irving Grant Thalberg and Norma Shearer, 29 Sep 1927; citing Los Angeles, California, United States, county courthouses, California; FHL microfilm 2,074,707.
  • "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XCFF-S3Q : accessed 25 July 2015), Norma S Thalberg in household of Irving G Thalberg, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 0822, sheet 11B, family 249, line 70, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 124; FHL microfilm 2,339,859.
  • "California Birth Index, 1905-1995," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VL13-HTK : accessed 25 July 2015), Shearer in entry for Irving Thalberg, 24 Aug 1930; citing Los Angeles, California, United States, Department of Health Services, Vital Statistics Department, Sacramento.
  • "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K9WR-3R2 : accessed 25 July 2015), Norma S Thalburg, Tract 379, Santa Monica, Santa Monica Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 19-779, sheet 15A, family 378, NARA digital publication T627 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012), roll 257.
  • "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K8VT-WZG : accessed 26 July 2015), Martin Jack Arrouge and Norma Shearer Thalberg, 23 Aug 1942; citing Los Angeles, California, United States, county courthouses, California; FHL microfilm 2,114,961.
  • "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/QV5Q-XBTW : accessed 25 July 2015), Norma Shearer in entry for Irving G Thalberg Jr, New York, United States, ; from "Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 - Today)," database, GenealogyBank.com (http://www.genealogybank.com : 2014); citing , born-digital text.
  • "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/QV57-3RJN : accessed 25 July 2015), Norma Shearer in entry for Mr Irving Thalberg Jr, Illinois, United States, ; from "Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 - Today)," database, GenealogyBank.com (http://www.genealogybank.com : 2014); citing , born-digital text.
  • "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/QV57-3R8R : accessed 25 July 2015), Norma Shearer in entry for Mr Irving G Thalberg Jr, Illinois, United States, ; from "Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 - Today)," database, GenealogyBank.com (http://www.genealogybank.com : 2014); citing , born-digital text.
  • "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/QV57-7YBP : accessed 25 July 2015), Norma Shearer in entry for Irving G Thalberg Jr, Illinois, United States, ; from "Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 - Today)," database, GenealogyBank.com (http://www.genealogybank.com : 2014); citing , born-digital text.


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