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Ellen Corby

Mostly Credited As: Ellen Corby
Birth Name: Ellen Hansen
Date Of Birth: June 03, 1911 (Age 87)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: Racine, Wisconsin
Date Of Death: April 14, 1999
Cause Of Death: Natural Causes (Woodland Hills, California)

Ellen Corby


Ellen Corby died at the age of 88 and was born on June 03, 1911.
She is known for her role as Grandma Esther Walton in the show The Waltons.
She was born in Racine, Wisconsin (USA) and died on April 14, 1999
She died in Woodland Hills, California (Natural Causes).

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TV Appearances

Main cast 
The Waltons (1972)As: Grandma Esther Walton (S01-S05, S07; recurring afterwards)
Episode Cast Credits 

The Mississippi (1983) 
  Between Fathers and Sons 02x11: (Dec/13/1983) As Cora 

The Waltons (1972) 
  The Valediction 08x24: (Mar/13/1980) As Grandma, [Special Guest Stars]
  The Inspiration 08x19: (Jan/31/1980) As Grandma, [Special Guest Stars]

The Emmy Awards (1949) 
  The 28th Annual Emmy Awards 28x01: (May/17/1976) As Winner: Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series (for 'The Waltons') 
  The 27th Annual Emmy Awards 27x01: (May/19/1975) As Winner: Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series (for 'The Waltons') 
  The 25th Annual Emmy Awards 25x01: (May/20/1973) As Winner: Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama (for 'The Waltons') 

The Golden Globes (1944) 
  The 31st Annual Golden Globe Awards 31x01: (Jan/28/1974) As Winner: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture made for Television (for 'The Waltons') 
  The 6th Annual Golden Globe Awards 06x01: (Mar/16/1949) As Winner: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture (for 'I Remember Mama') 

Night Gallery (1970) 
  Fright Night 03x08: (Dec/10/1972) As Miss Patience, [Co-Guest Stars]

The Partners (1971) (1971) 
  To Catch a Crooke 01x07: (Oct/30/1971) As Mrs. Polaski 

The Odd Couple (1970) 
  Trapped 01x24: (Mar/26/1971) As Florence 

Cannon (1971) 
  Cannon (Mar/26/1971) As Teacher, [Co-Guest Stars]

The F.B.I. (1965) 
  The Savage Wilderness 06x05: (Oct/18/1970) As Mrs. Anderson 
  The Butcher 04x11: (Dec/08/1968) As Hannah Beecher 
  The Nightmare 04x07: (Nov/10/1968) As Aunt Florie Buell 
  The Satellite 02x27: (Apr/02/1967) As Elizabeth Page 

Nanny and the Professor (1970) 
  I Think That I Shall Never See a Tree 01x10: (Mar/25/1970) As Mrs. Kaufman 

Lancer (1968) 
  Zee 02x02: (Sep/30/1969) As Widow Hargis 

The Outsider (US) (1968) 
  Periwinkle Blue 01x24: (Apr/02/1969) As Aunt Myrtle, [Co-Guest Stars]

Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. (1964) 
  The Short Voyage Home 05x24: (Mar/14/1969) As Mother 
  The Case of the Marine Bandit 01x13: (Dec/18/1964) As Mother 

Ironside (1967) 
  Why the Tuesday Afternoon Bridge Club Met on Thursday 02x15: (Jan/23/1969) As Agnes Fairchild, [Co-Guest Stars]

Hawaii Five-O (1968) (1968) 
  Yesterday Died and Tomorrow Won't Be Born 01x12: (Dec/19/1968) As Mrs. Feathertree 

Lassie (US) (1954) 
  Out of the Frying Pan 15x12: (Dec/15/1968) As Amy Baker 
  Yochim's Christmas 08x15: (Dec/24/1961) As Pearly Mae Yochim 

The High Chaparral (1967) 
  Tornado Frances 02x04: (Oct/11/1968) As Mrs. Dilts 

The Guns of Will Sonnett (1967) 
  Chapter and Verse 02x03: (Oct/11/1968) As Mrs. Cobb 

Batman (1966) 
  The Joker's Flying Saucer 03x24: (Feb/29/1968) As Mrs. Green 

The Felony Squad (1966) 
  Nightmare on a Dead-End Street 02x22: (Feb/12/1968) As Mrs. Amory 

The Big Valley (1965) 
  A Noose is Waiting 03x09: (Nov/13/1967) As Emmie 

Rango (1967) 
  The Rustlers 01x17: (May/05/1967) As Ma Brooks 

The Girl from U.N.C.L.E. (1966) 
  The Moulin Ruse Affair 01x17: (Jan/17/1967) As Madame Bloor 

The Invaders (1967) 
  Beachhead 01x01: (Jan/10/1967) As Aunt Sara, [Co-Guest Stars]

Laredo (1965) 
  The Sweet Gang 02x08: (Nov/04/1966) As Ma Sweet 

The Fugitive (1963) (1963) 
  The Sharp Edge of Chivalry 04x04: (Oct/04/1966) As Mrs. Murdock 
  Stroke of Genius 03x20: (Feb/01/1966) As Mrs. Barlow 

Bob Hope Presents The Chrysler Theatre (1963) 
  Holloway's Daughters 03x23: (May/11/1966) As Miss Purdy 

Honey West (1965) 
  Come to Me, My Litigation Baby 01x23: (Feb/18/1966) As Nellie Peady 

Get Smart (1965) (1965) 
  Dear Diary 01x21: (Feb/12/1966) As Agnes Davenport 

Tammy (1965) 
  The Poker Game 01x04: (Oct/08/1965) As Florabelle 

Ben Casey (1961) 
  Journeys End in Lovers Meeting 04x27: (Apr/19/1965) As Mrs. Jacoby 

The Farmer's Daughter (1963) 
  The Woman Behind the Man 02x28: (Apr/02/1965) As Mrs. Schuyler 

The Donna Reed Show (1958) 
  The Gift Shop 07x23: (Feb/18/1965) As Christine Moss 

The Addams Family (1964) (1964) 
  Mother Lurch Visits the Addams Family 01x17: (Jan/15/1965) As Mother Lurch 

The Baileys of Balboa (1964) 
  Bailey's Band 01x14: (Jan/07/1965) As Miss Engeldorf 

Daniel Boone (1964) (1964) 
  The Hostages 01x13: (Jan/07/1965) As Hilda Brock 

The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (1962) 
  Consider Her Ways 03x11: (Dec/28/1964) As Chief Nurse 

The Virginian (1962) 
  All Nice and Legal 03x11: (Nov/25/1964) As Mrs. Clancy 

The Beverly Hillbillies (1962) 
  The Widow Poke Arrives 03x09: (Nov/18/1964) As Mrs. Emma Poke 

Vacation Playhouse (1963) 
  The Graduation Dress 02x08: (Aug/10/1964) As Ma Jericho 

The Lucy Show (1962) 
  Lucy and the Safe Cracker 02x05: (Oct/28/1963) As Miss Tanner 
  Lucy Gets Locked in the Vault 02x04: (Oct/21/1963) As Miss Tanner 

The Andy Griffith Show (1960) 
  Barney's First Car 03x27: (Apr/01/1963) As Myrt 

Bonanza (1959) 
  The Hayburner 04x21: (Feb/17/1963) As Cora Milford 
  The Gunmen 01x19: (Jan/23/1960) As Lorna Doone Mayberry 

Going My Way (1962) 
  My Son, the Social Worker 01x15: (Jan/09/1963) As Mrs. Brophy 

Dr. Kildare (1961) 
  Breakdown 02x07: (Nov/08/1962) As Hallie Ainsley 

Cheyenne (1955) (1955) 
  The Durango Brothers 07x01: (Sep/24/1962) As Hortense Durango 

87th Precinct (1961) 
  Feel of the Trigger 01x22: (Feb/26/1962) As Mrs. Brodek 

The Rifleman (1958) 
  The High Country 04x12: (Dec/18/1961) As Mrs. Morgan 
  The Spoiler 02x21: (Feb/16/1960) As Mrs. Avery 

General Electric Theater (1953) 
  Money and the Minister 10x10: (Nov/26/1961) As Gracie Jordan 
  The Graduation Dress 09x07: (Oct/30/1960) As Ma Jericho 
  Star in the House 03x33: (Jun/05/1955) As Maid 

The Tall Man (1960) 
  The Reluctant Bridegroom 01x23: (Feb/18/1961) As Hannah Blossom 

SurfSide 6 (1960) 
  Thieves Among Honor 01x18: (Jan/30/1961) As Addie Horton 

Lock-Up (1959) 
  Concrete Coffin 02x14: (Dec/17/1960) As Amy Kraus 
  Change of Heart 01x03: (Oct/10/1959) As Mrs. Coffey 

Tales of Wells Fargo (1957) 
  The Bride and the Bandit 05x12: (Dec/12/1960) As Kate Wiggam 

Thriller (US) (1960) 
  Girl with a Secret 01x09: (Nov/15/1960) As Mrs. Peel 

The Rebel (1959) 
  To See the Elephant 02x05: (Oct/16/1960) As Carfie Blyden 

Dennis the Menace (1959) (1959) 
  Dennis and the Radio Set 02x03: (Oct/16/1960) As Mrs. Tucker 

Wagon Train (1957) 
  Wagons Ho! 04x01: (Sep/28/1960) As Aunt Em 
  The Greenhorn Story 03x02: (Oct/07/1959) As Aunt Em 

Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955) (1955) 
  Party Line 05x33: (May/29/1960) As Emma 
  Bull in a China Shop 03x26: (Mar/30/1958) As Miss Aman 
  Toby 02x06: (Nov/04/1956) As Mrs. McGurk 
  Triggers in Leash 01x03: (Oct/16/1955) As Maggie 

Tightrope (US) (1959) 
  The Penthouse Story 01x31: (Apr/19/1960) As Hazel 

Richard Diamond, Private Detective (1957) 
  Marked for Murder 04x11: (Dec/14/1959) As Mrs. Carter 
  The Space Society 02x01: (Jan/02/1958) As Harrriet Smith 

The DuPont Show With June Allyson (1959) 
  The Girl 01x10: (Nov/30/1959) As Mrs. Walters 

The Restless Gun (1957) 
  A Trial for Jenny May 02x34: (May/25/1959) As Ruth Purcell 

Perry Mason (1957) 
  The Case of the Dangerous Dowager 02x26: (May/09/1959) As Old Lady 

Trackdown (1957) 
  The Vote 02x33: (May/06/1959) As Henrietta Porter 
  The Trick 02x30: (Apr/15/1959) As Henrietta Porter 
  False Witness 02x29: (Apr/08/1959) As Henrietta Porter 
  Stranger in Town 02x27: (Mar/25/1959) As Henrietta Porter 

Peter Gunn (1958) 
  Love Me to Death 01x31: (Apr/27/1959) As Irma Goffney 

The Texan (1958) 
  The Lord Will Provide 01x14: (Dec/29/1958) As Katy Clayton 

Bronco (1958) 
  The Turning Point 01x03: (Oct/21/1958) As Emma 

The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956) 
  A Fortune for Madame 02x07: (Oct/18/1957) As Adorine 

The 20th Century-Fox Hour (1955) 
  The Marriage Broker 02x19: (Jun/12/1957) As Minerva Comstock 

The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin (1954) 
  Stagecoach Sally 03x31: (Apr/19/1957) As Sally Benson 

The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (1955) 
  Shootin' Woman 02x17: (Jan/01/1957) As Mrs. McGill 

I Love Lucy (1951) 
  Lucy Meets Orson Welles 06x03: (Oct/15/1956) As Miss Hanna 

The Lux Video Theatre (1950) 
  Sting in the Tail 06x42: (Jul/12/1956) As guest star 
  It Started With Eve 06x27: (Mar/29/1956) As Nurse 
  The Heiress 05x05: (Sep/23/1954) As Aunt Lavinia 
  A Chair for a Lady 04x32: (Apr/29/1954) As Aunt #2 

Matinee Theater (1955) 
  Young Hands, Young Feet 01x118: (Apr/13/1956) As Louise 
  The Hollow Woman 01x115: (Apr/10/1956) As Cissie 

The Millionaire (1955) 
  Millionaire Bedelia Buckley 02x25: (Mar/28/1956) As Bedelia Buckley 
  Millionaire Nancy Marlborough 01x08: (Mar/09/1955) As Nancy Marlborough 

The Man Behind The Badge (1953) 
  Hot Stock 02x25: (Jun/25/1955) As Katherine 

The Whistler (1954) 
  The Pattern 01x20: (Feb/03/1955) As Mary 

Dragnet (1951) (1951) 
  The Big Ham 03x22: (Jan/28/1954) As Thelma Keene 
  The Big Will 03x11: (Nov/12/1953) As Margaret Becker 

The Loretta Young Show (1953) 
  Letter to Loretta: Trial Run 01x01: (Sep/20/1953) As Jennie 
Crew Credits

Show Crew



Episode Crew


The Waltons (1972) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
The Search 04x15 Jan/01/1976 As: Story
The Separation 02x03 Sep/27/1973 As: Story
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