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Marion Fairfax
Original name: Marion Neiswanger
Birth: Oct. 24, 1875
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
Death: Oct. 2, 1970
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Noted Screenwriter. Fairfax began her career as a playwright working closely with director Marshall Neilan. While with Neilan, she wrote “Freckles,” “Dinty,” “The Lotus Eater” and “Bob Hampton of Placer” for the stage. She later joined the the ranks of female directors. Fairfax is most widely for writing the 1925 classic film, “The Lost World.” Married to actor Tully Marshall, she was sometimes credited as ‘Mrs. Tully Marshall.’ She lies next to her husband in an umarked grave. Writer of 49 screenplays, Fairfax was one of the first women writers in Hollywood. (bio by: TLS) 
 
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  Tully Marshall (1864 - 1943)*
 
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Burial:
Hollywood Forever Cemetery
Hollywood
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Garden of Legends (formerly Section 8), #45 [unmarked]
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: TLS
Record added: Oct 08, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7960942
Marion Fairfax
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