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Virginia Chester
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Birth: Aug. 27, 1896
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA
Death: Jul. 28, 1927
Oakland
Alameda County
California, USA

American actress of silent films. Blonde-haired, blue-eyed, 5 foot 5 inch Virginia Evelyn Chester was born in San Francisco to Louis Chester and Kathleen (Kate) Judge. Her film debut was in "The Yaqui Girl" (1910), for Pathe Films. She was a leading lady with the Bison-101 Ranch Company and with Universal Pictures. Other film credits included "The Frenzy of Firewater" (1912), "A Shot In the Dark" (1912), Fat Bill's Wooing" (1912), "When Uncle Sam Was Young" (1912), "Trapper Bill, King of Scouts" (1912), "A Four-Footed Hero" (1912), "Hash House Mashers" (1915), "Restitution" (1918), "The Demon" (1918), "The Vanity Pool" (1918) and "The Outcasts of Poker Plat" (1919). She was married to Richard V. Spencer in 1911, then to Edward H. Maxwell until her early death at age 30 from pulmonary tuberculosis at their home at 4116 Greenwood Ave. in Oakland. 
 
Burial:
Chapel of the Chimes Columbarium and Mausoleum
Oakland
Alameda County
California, USA
Plot: Remembrance room, south wall, Tier 7 Niche 3-4 D
 
Created by: James Lacy
Record added: Jun 03, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91254155
Virginia Chester
Added by: James Lacy
 
Virginia Chester
Added by: Bernard Johnson
 
Virginia Chester
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Added by: Honey Lanham Dodge
 
 
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- Praetor
 Added: Sep. 8, 2012
In Remembrance~
- Melissa
 Added: Jun. 25, 2012

- Bernard Johnson
 Added: Jun. 3, 2012
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