Myrtle Webb

born: 04 April 1900
Jackson, Kentucky,
United States of America
died: 27 July 1927
Los Angeles, California,
United States of America
(peritonitis and paralytic ileus/ruptured appendix, age 27)

American actress, the sister of Millard Webb. She married Snub Pollard on 28 April 1917. The marriage evidently did not last long; by January 1919, she had given birth to a daughter with another husband, businessman Luther B. Scherer. This marriage lasted until her sudden death in 1927.

Films listed on this page: complete Hal Roach filmography.


Lonesome Luke's Lively Life

Acknowledgements & sources:
The Harold Lloyd Encyclopedia by Annette D'Agostino Lloyd (book) (1900 Census) (1917 marriage to Snub Pollard) (1917 marriage to Snub) (1917 marriage to Snub) (1920 Census) (CA Death Index) (death certificate) (Find a Grave) (The Screamer, 12 May 1917) (Los Angeles Times, 29 Jul 1927) (Daily News [Los Angeles, CA], 30 Jul 1927) (daughter Lolly Bacon Scherer's birth, 1919)
Jesse Brisson (research and information)

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