Bertha Kennepohl

born: 16 April 1902
Richmond, Indiana,
United States of America
died: 26 September 1986
Orange County, California,
United States of America
(age 84)

American actress. The newspaper birth announcement doesn't name Bertha but does identify the baby as a girl, first born child and the Father as George W. Kennepohl. Her parents were married in Los Angeles in 1900.
"Richmond IN Item" 01 May 1902 p.2: "George W. Kennepohl and wife, of 115 Richmond avenue, are the parents of a girl, the first child."

The uncle of Roach actor, George Rowe, lived 2 doors up from the Kennepohl family in the 1910 LA Census. (The brother of George's Mother, Walter J. Helbach).
Real name: Bertha Lillian Kennepohl
Films listed on this page: complete Hal Roach filmography.


High And Dizzy

Get Out And Get Under

Acknowledgements & sources:
The Harold Lloyd Encyclopedia by Annette D'Agostino Lloyd (book) (1910 Census) (1920 Census) (1920 marriage) (1930 Census) (1940 Census) (CA Death Index) (Social Security Death Index) (daughter Betty Lou Jenny's birth, 1927) (1900 LA Marriage License of parents) (1902 birth announcement Richmond, IN.)
Jesse Brisson (research and information)
Jim Jarvis (research and information)

This page was last updated on: 22 April 2019