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Jeane Wood
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Birth: Nov. 22, 1909
California, USA
Death: Jul. 26, 1997
Newport Beach
Orange County
California, USA

Actress
Jeane Wood Hiestand was an American actress and the oldest of two daughters of Hollywood director, Sam Wood and his wife, Clara Roush. She appeared in movies and television. Her movie career included "The Ten Commandments" (1956), "Sorority Girl" as Mrs. Fessenden, (1957), "Back from the Dead" and "A Life at Stake" as Mabel the maid (1954). Her father, Sam Wood, directed her in the movie "The Sins of the Children" in which she had a role as Muriel Stokes. Her stage name was Jeane (sometimes written as Jeanne) Wood.

Married to Joe Sawyer, an actor, and then divorced. She married John "Bud" Hallam Hiestand, also an actor. She appeared in numerous television shows that included, The Rifleman, The Many Lives of Dobie Gillis, Twilight Zone, and many others. 
 
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 Parents:
  Sam Wood (1883 - 1949)
  Clara Louise Roush Wood (1886 - 1968)
 
 Spouses:
  Joseph Sauers Sawyer (1906 - 1982)
  John Hallam Hiestand (1907 - 1987)
 
 Sibling:
  Jeane Wood (1909 - 1997)
  K.T. Stevens (1919 - 1994)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea.
 
Created by: Brenda Reilley Hun
Record added: Jan 14, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 103573212
Jeane Wood
Added by: Brenda Reilley Hun
 
 
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Thank you for helping make movie magic!! Happy 60th Anniversary The Ten Commandments
- Kaleigh Jones-Clark
 Added: Oct. 5, 2016

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