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Margaret Shelby
Birth: Jun. 16, 1900
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA
Death: Dec. 21, 1939
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actress. Daughter of Charlotte Shelby, sister of Mary Miles Minter. She is well remembered as 'Countess of Crex" in "The Amazing Impostor." (1919) She died of chronic alcoholism. Originally buried in 'The Garden Of Honor' a private and locked section at Forest Lawn (Glendale), in the 1950s Mary Miles Minter had her remains cremated and scattered.  (bio by: MC) 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Homer Reilly (1877 - 1958)
  Charlotte Shelby (1877 - 1957)
 
 Spouse:
  Hugh Hamilton Fillmore (1889 - 1977)*
 
 Siblings:
  Margaret Shelby (1900 - 1939)
  Mary Miles Minter (1902 - 1984)*
  Joseph Jerome Reilly (1920 - 2007)**
  Ransom Homer Reilly (1922 - 1962)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: MC
Record added: May 13, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8751831
Margaret Shelby
Added by: MC
 
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