Thomas Valentine

born: 29 January 1893
Annapolis, Maryland,
United States of America
died: (after 27 April 1950)

(age >57)

Black American jazz musician who played banjo and guitar, including in Paul Howard's Quality Serenaders. Not to be confused with New Orleans jazz musician "Kid Thomas" Valentine (1896-1987).
Real name: Thomas Edmund (or Edward/Edwin) Valentine
Height: 5'11"
Films listed on this page: complete Hal Roach filmography.


Mama Behave
Jazz musician

Leaping Love
Jazz musician/banjo

Acknowledgements: (1900 Census) (1910 Census) (WWI draft reg. card) (1920 Census) (1928 marriage) (1930 Census) (1940 Census) (WWII draft reg. card) (WWII draft reg. card - back) (1950 Census) (AllMusic)
Jesse Brisson (bio notes, research and information)

This page was last updated on: 04 November 2022