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Also Known As: Francis O'Feeney, Francis O'Fearna Died: September 5, 1953
Born: August 15, 1882 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Portland, Maine, USA Profession: director, screenwriter, actor

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Francis Ford was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Ford's earliest roles were in film, including "Custer's Last Fight" (1913), "Lucille Love, Girl of Mystery" (1914) and "The Mystery of 13" (1920). He also appeared in "The Village Blacksmith" (1922) and "Haunted Valley" (1923). His film career continued throughout the thirties in productions like the mystery "Charlie Chan's Greatest Case" (1933) with Warner Oland, "Gun Justice" (1933) and "The Man From Monterey" (1933). He also appeared in the drama "Pilgrimage" (1933) with Henrietta Crosman. In the latter part of his career, he continued to act in "The Man Who Wouldn't Die" (1942), "King of the Mounties" (1942) and the dramatic biopic "The Loves of Edgar Allan Poe" (1942) with Linda Darnell. He also appeared in "Girls in Chains" (1943) and the Henry Fonda drama "The Ox-Bow Incident" (1943). Ford last acted in the Charles Winninger comedic drama "The Sun Shines Bright" (1953). Ford was married to Grace Cunard. Ford passed away in September 1953 at the age of 71.

Francis Ford was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Ford's earliest roles were in film, including "Custer's Last Fight" (1913), "Lucille Love, Girl of Mystery" (1914) and "The Mystery of 13" (1920). He also appeared in "The Village Blacksmith" (1922) and "Haunted Valley" (1923). His film career continued throughout the thirties in productions like the mystery "Charlie Chan's Greatest Case" (1933) with Warner Oland, "Gun Justice" (1933) and "The Man From Monterey" (1933). He also appeared in the drama "Pilgrimage" (1933) with Henrietta Crosman. In the latter part of his career, he continued to act in "The Man Who Wouldn't Die" (1942), "King of the Mounties" (1942) and the dramatic biopic "The Loves of Edgar Allan Poe" (1942) with Linda Darnell. He also appeared in "Girls in Chains" (1943) and the Henry Fonda drama "The Ox-Bow Incident" (1943). Ford last acted in the Charles Winninger comedic drama "The Sun Shines Bright" (1953). Ford was married to Grace Cunard. Ford passed away in September 1953 at the age of 71.

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DIRECTOR:

1.
  Call of the Heart (1928) Director
2.
  Wolf's Trail (1927) Director
3.
  The Ghetto Shamrock (1926) Director
4.
  Winking Idol, The (1926) Director
5.
  Wolves of the Air (1926) Director
6.
  Melodies (1926) Director
7.
  False Friends (1926) Director
8.
  Her Own Story (1926) Director
9.
  Perils of the Wild (1925) Director
10.
  The Four From Nowhere (1925) Director

CAST: (feature film)

1.
 The Lawless Breed (1953) Old timer
2.
 The Marshal's Daughter (1953) Gramps
3.
 The Sun Shines Bright (1953) Feeney
4.
 It Happens Every Thursday (1953) Old gentleman
5.
 Toughest Man in Arizona (1952) Hanchette
6.
 The Quiet Man (1952) Tobin
7.
 Wagon Master (1950) Mr. Peachtree
8.
 Father Makes Good (1950) Fisherman
9.
 Frontier Investigator (1949) Ed Garnett
10.
 She Wore a Yellow Ribbon (1949) Bartender
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Education

University of Maine: -

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wife:
Mary Armstrong.
wife:
Grace Cunard. Actor, screenwriter.

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brother:
John Ford. Director.
son:
Philip Ford. Director.

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