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Chester Conklin
Birth: Jan. 11, 1886
Mahaska County
Iowa, USA
Death: Oct. 11, 1971

Actor. One of Mack Sennett's famed Keystone Kops, he worked extensively with Charlie Chaplin and had an important role in Erich Von Stroheim's "Greed." In the 1920s he appeared in four early W. C. Fields's films, including "Her Majesty Love." In the late 1940s his career went into decline, reportedly he was found working as Santa Claus in a L.A. department store. (bio by: MC) 
Family links: 
  Philemon Bliss Conklin (1858 - 1934)
  Virginia C. Goodwin Baker (1893 - 1974)*
  Marguerite Maurine Rouse Conklin (1892 - 1937)*
  Chester Conklin (1886 - 1971)
  Roscoe Allen Conklin (1893 - 1943)*
*Calculated relationship
Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea.
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: MC
Record added: Jan 27, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10385179
Chester Conklin
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