Beth McAlister

born: 21 September 1873
Jerseyville, Illinois,
United States of America
died: 16 December 1940
West Hollywood, Los Angeles, California,
United States of America
(bronchopneumonia/myocarditis, age 67)

American film editor, who worked for Vitagraph, Balboa, Santa Barbara Motion Picture Co., Rolin (one year), and Diando (beg. Oct. 1917).
Real name: Elizabeth C. Gill
Films listed on this page: complete Hal Roach filmography.


Luke's Speedy Club Life

Luke's Busy Day

Acknowledgements & sources:
The Harold Lloyd Encyclopedia by Annette D'Agostino Lloyd (book) (1880 Census) (1899 marriage) (1900 Census) (1919 marriage) (1919 marriage) (1919 marriage) (1919 marriage) (1920 Census) (1930 Census) (1940 Census) (CA Death Index) (death certificate) (Oct 1916 Motion Picture News Studio Directory) (Apr 1917 Motion Picture Studio Directory) (1918 Motion Picture Studio Directory)
1916 L.A. City Dir.: McAllister Beth wid E N r 164 Lake Shore av
1916–17 Studio Dir.: 164 Lake Shore ave., Los Angeles, Cal.
1918 Studio Dir.: Hotel Val Demar, 6th and Hope sts., Los Angeles
Jesse Brisson (research and notes)

This page was last updated on: 22 November 2021