Owen Evans • Another Nice Mess
Owen Evans

born: 09 April 1878
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania,
United States of America
died: 10 September 1924
Los Angeles, California,
United States of America
(age 46)

Short, comedy actor of the silent screen. Buried at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, California.
Real name: Owen Evans Hoffman
Height: 5'6"
Films listed on this page: complete Hal Roach filmography;
plus 1 film with Stan Laurel.

1


1923
Oranges And Lemons
Worker
NON-HAL ROACH FILMS

1917
Nuts In May
[unidentified character]

1918
Huns And Hyphens
Butler


Acknowledgements:
https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWVS-H5G (1880 Census, line 13)
https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M37K-1XQ (1900 Census, line 97)
https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XLHY-74F (1917 marriage)
https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K8DC-XBK (1917 marriage)
https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KZVN-D8D (WWI Draft Reg. Card)
https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MHQL-3VZ (1920 Census, line 81)
https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QK91-PW7L (CA Death Index, #41417)
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=144252956 (Find a Grave)
https://archive.org/stream/motionpicturestu00moti#page/48/mode/1up/search/owen (1916 directory)
https://archive.org/stream/moctu00moti#page/69/mode/1up/search/owen (1917 directory)
https://archive.org/stream/motrestu00moti#page/69/mode/1up/search/owen (1918 directory)
https://archive.org/stream/camera03unse#page/n595/mode/1up/search/%22Owen+Evans%22 (Camera! 20 Oct 1920)
Steve Rydzewski (help; identification in Oranges And Lemons and Huns And Hyphens)
Jesse Brisson (research, correct birth/death dates, height)
Jim Jarvis (death certificate)

This page was last updated on: 02 August 2018