Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Allgoods in:
 • Holy Cross Cemetery
 • Culver City
 • Los Angeles County
 • California
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sara Allgood
Birth: Oct. 15, 1879
Dublin
County Dublin, Ireland
Death: Sep. 13, 1950
Woodland Hills
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actress. Sara was born in Dublin, Ireland. She joined the Fays' Irish National Theatre Society in 1903. In 1904 she performed in "Riders to the Sea"; later that year she began her acting career at the Abbey Theatre. In 1917, Sara lost her husband, Henson and their newborn daughter during the influenza outbreak. She then went on to create the original Juno Boyle in "Juno and the Paycock" in 1924. In 1941 she was nominated as Best Supporting Actress Academy Award for her role as Beth Morgan in the English made film "How Green Was My Valley". Her other English made films: 1935, "The Passing of the Third Floor Back", 1937, "Storm in a Teacup", 1938, "Kathleen"; her American made films: 1941, "How Green was My Valley", 1942, "Roxie Hart", 1944, 1946, "The Spiral Staircase", 1947, "Mourning Becomes Electra" and "My Wild Irish Rose", and in 1950, "Cheaper by the Dozen". (bio by: Babe) 

Cause of death: Heart attack
 
Burial:
Holy Cross Cemetery
Culver City
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Section D, Lot 249, Grave 6
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Apr 29, 1999
Find A Grave Memorial# 5250
Sara Allgood
Added by: Old Friend
 
Sara Allgood
Added by: A.J. Marik
 
Sara Allgood
Added by: Scott G
 
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- ITALY64
 Added: Dec. 17, 2014
Bless you dear lady.
- Frank R. Adamski
 Added: Nov. 1, 2014

- Jamie reed
 Added: Oct. 27, 2014
There are 306 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (4.0 after 100 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service