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James Barton

  • Birth 1 Nov 1890 Gloucester City, Camden County, New Jersey, USA
  • Death 19 Dec 1962 Mineola, Nassau County, New York, USA
  • Burial Middle Village, Queens County, New York, USA
  • Plot Section 12 - Row X - Plot 92
  • Memorial ID 15833573

Actor. Starting out as a vaudeville and Broadway performer, he was playing older roles while only in his 40s. He made his motion pictyre debut in "Captain Hurricane" (1935) and became a regular in Republic B westerns, among them "The Shepherd of the Hills" (1941), starring John Wayne. His most memorable performances were as Kit Carson in "The Time of Your Life" (1947) and as Father in "The Daughter of Rosie O'Grady" (1950). He was also a narrator and actor in countless TV programs, including "The Kraft Tevelvision Theatre", "Playhouse 90", and "The Rifleman". His last major film role was in "The Misfits" (1961).

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith





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  • Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
  • Added: 21 Sep 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 15833573
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for James Barton (1 Nov 1890–19 Dec 1962), Find A Grave Memorial no. 15833573, citing Saint John Cemetery, Middle Village, Queens County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .