Marjorie Main: Biography, Family, Husband, Death, Net Worth!


Marjorie Main is a well-known American Classical Hollywood character actor and vocalist from the Classical Hollywood era. She is most known for her contract work with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer in the 1940s and 1950s and her part as Ma Kettle in eleven Ma and Pa Kettle films.

Quick Info (Bio/Wiki)

Full Name Marjorie Main
Real Name Mary Tomlinson
Nick Name Marjorie Main
Profession Actress and Singer
Age Died at the of 85 (April 10, 1975)
Birth Sign April 10, 1975
Birth Place Marion County, Indiana
Hometown Indianapolis, Indiana
Nationality American
Religion Christian
Mother Tongue English

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Marjorie Main

Marjorie Main's Career


An extra in “A House Divided”

More Details On Marjorie Main's Career

1929Harry Fox and His Six American BeautiesStatler Hotel BeautyShort, Uncredited
1931A House DividedWoman at weddingUncredited
1932Broken LullabyFrau SchmidtUncredited
1932Hot SaturdayGossip in WindowUncredited
1933New Deal RhythmDelegate from ArizonaShort, Uncredited
1933Close RelationsWoman in DepotShort, Uncredited
1934Art TroubleWoman Who Sits on PaintingShort, Uncredited
1934Crime Without PassionBackstage Wardrobe WomanUncredited
1934Music in the AirAnna
1935Naughty MariettaCasquette GirlUncredited
1937Love in a BungalowMiss Emma Bisbee
1937Stella DallasMrs. Martin
1937Dead EndMrs. Martin
1937The Man Who Cried WolfAmelia Bradley
1937The Wrong RoadMartha Foster
1937Boy of the StreetsMrs. Mary Brennan
1937The ShadowHannah Gillespie
1938City GirlMrs. WardUncredited
1938PenitentiaryKatie MatthewsUncredited
1938King of the NewsboysMrs. StephensUncredited
1938Test PilotLandlady
1938Three ComradesOld Woman by PhoneUncredited
1938Romance of the LimberlostNora
1938Prison FarmMatron Brand
1938Little Tough GuyMrs. Boylan
1938Under the Big TopSara Post
1938Too Hot to HandleMiss Kitty WayneAlternative title: Let 'Em All Talk
1938Girls' SchoolMiss Honore Armstrong
1938There Goes My HeartFireless Cooker CustomerUncredited
1939Lucky NightMrs. Briggs
1939They Shall Have MusicMrs. Miller
1939The Angels Wash Their FacesMrs. Arkelian
1939The WomenLucy, Dude Ranch Owner
1939Another Thin ManMrs. Dolley, Landlady Chestevere Apartments
1939Two ThoroughbredsHildegarde 'Hildy' Carey
1940I Take This WomanGertie
1940Women Without NamesMatron Lowery
1940Dark CommandMrs. Cantrell, aka Mrs. Adams
1940TurnaboutNora, the cook
1940Susan and GodMary MaloneyAlternative title: The Gay Mrs. Trexel
1940The Captain Is a LadySarah May Willett
1941The Wild Man of BorneoIrma
1941The Trial of Mary DuganMrs. Collins
1941Barnacle BillMarge Cavendish
1941A Woman's FaceEmma Kristiansdotter
1941The Shepherd of the HillsGranny Becky
1941Honky TonkMrs. Varner
1942The Bugle SoundsSusie "Suz"
1942We Were DancingJudge Sidney Hawkes
1942The Affairs of MarthaMrs. McKessic
1942Jackass MailClementine 'Tina' Tucker
1942TishLetitia "Tish" Carberry
1942Tennessee JohnsonMrs. Maude FisherAlternative title: The Man on America's Conscience
1943Heaven Can WaitMrs. Strable
1943Johnny Come Lately"Gashouse" Mary
1944RationingIris Tuttle
1944Meet Me in St. LouisKatie
1944Gentle AnnieAnnie Goss
1945Murder, He SaysMamie Fleagle Smithers Johnson
1946The Harvey GirlsSonora Cassidy
1946Bad BascombAbbey Hanks
1946The Show-OffMrs. Fisher
1947The Egg and IPhoebe 'Ma' KettleNominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress[6]
1947The Wistful Widow of Wagon GapWidow HawkinsAlternative title: The Wistful Widow (An Abbott & Costello film)
1948Feudin', Fussin' and A-Fightin''Maribel Mathews
1949Ma and Pa KettleMa Kettle
1949Big JackFlapjack Kate
1950Ma and Pa Kettle Go to TownMa Kettle
1950Summer StockEsmeAlternative title: If You Feel Like Singing
1950Mrs. O'Malley and Mr. MaloneHarriet "Hattie" O'MalleyAlternative title: The Loco Motion
1951Mr. ImperiumMrs. CabotAlternative title: You Belong to My Heart
1951Ma and Pa Kettle Back on the FarmMa Kettle
1951The Law and the LadyJulia Wortin
1951It's a Big CountryMrs. Wrenley
1951A Letter from a SoldierMrs. WrenleyShort
1952The Belle of New YorkMrs. Phineas Hill
1952Ma and Pa Kettle at the FairMa Kettle
1953Ma and Pa Kettle on Vacation
1953Fast CompanyMa Parkson
1954The Long, Long TrailerMrs. Hittaway
1954Rose MarieLady Jane Dunstock
1954Ma and Pa Kettle at HomeMa Kettle
1954Ricochet RomancePansy JonesAlternative title: The Matchmakers
1955Ma and Pa Kettle at WaikikiMa Kettle
1956The Kettles in the Ozarks
1956Friendly PersuasionThe Widow HudspethNominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress
1957The Kettles on Old MacDonald's FarmMa Kettle

Marjorie Main's Education Details

Schools Public Schools in Fairland and Shelbyville
Colleges Franklin College Hamilton School of Dramatic Expression
Educational Qualification Graduate
Special Qualification Graduate in Drama

Marjorie Main's Personal Life

Marital Status Married
Husband Doctor Stanley LeFevre Krebs
Affair(s)/Girlfriend(s) None
Affair(s)/Boyfriend(s) None

marjorie main Doctor Stanley LeFevre Krebs

Marjorie Main's Family Details


Reverend Samuel J. Tomlinson
Jennie L. (McGaughey) Tomlinson



Spouse(s) Doctor Stanley LeFevre Krebs
children None

Marjorie Main's Earning/Net Worth

Net Worth $1 Million – $5 Million (Approx.)

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