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Claude Payton (1882–1955)

Claude Payton was born on March 30, 1882 in Centerville, Iowa, USA as Claude Duval Payton. He was an actor, known for The Last Frontier (1932), Set Free (1927) and Trooper O'Neill (1922). He was married to Lucy and Lucy Payton. He died on March 1, 1955 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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The Last Frontier
The Last Frontier Colonel Halliday
Set Free
Set Free Burke Tanner
Trooper O'Neill
Trooper O'Neill Black Flood
A Woman There Was
A Woman There Was High Priest


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 1939 Tower of London
Councilman (uncredited)
 1939 Eternally Yours
Scotland Yard Man (uncredited)
 1938 The Spider's Web
Radarez (uncredited)
 1938 Broadway Musketeers
Policeman at Murder Scene (uncredited)
 1938 Penrod and His Twin Brother
Deputy (uncredited)
 1937 All-American Sweetheart
Attendant (uncredited)
 1937 San Quentin
Cop (uncredited)
 1936 Anthony Adverse
Announcer of Guests at Ball (uncredited)
 1935 Miss Pacific Fleet
Caretaker (uncredited)
 1935 One-Way Ticket
Detective (uncredited)
 1935 A Night at the Opera
Police Captain (uncredited)
 1935 Barbary Coast
Passenger (uncredited)
 1935 The Public Menace
Detective (uncredited)
 1935 After the Dance
Guard (uncredited)
 1935 Les Misérables
Gendarme at Bishop's Home (uncredited)
 1934 The Mighty Barnum
Spieler (uncredited)
 1934 Jealousy
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1934 Thunder Over Texas
Bruce Laird
 1933 The Son of Kong
Sailor / Suspenders Peddler (uncredited)
 1933 Fargo Express
Lem - Goss Partner #1
 1933 Zoo in Budapest
Captain of Police (uncredited)
 1932 Tex Takes a Holiday
 1932 The Last Frontier
Colonel Halliday
 1932 High Speed
The Boss's Bodyguard (uncredited)
 1932 Arsène Lupin
Gendarme (uncredited)
 1930 Up the River
Guard (uncredited)
 1929 The Great Divide
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1929 Say It with Songs
 1929 Dodging Danger (Short)
 1928 The Gate Crasher
Zanfield (stage manager)
 1928 The Crowd
Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
 1927 The Ridin' Streak
 1927 Set Free
Burke Tanner
 1927 The Western Whirlwind
Jeff Taylor
 1926 The Yellow Back
Bruce Condon
 1926 The Cohens and Kellys
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1925 Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ
Jesus Christ (uncredited)
 1925 The Texas Trail
Dan Merrill
 1925 Gold and the Girl
Rankin (as Claude Peyton)
 1924 The Riddle Rider
Victor Raymond
 1924 Daring Chances
Sampson Burke
 1924 The Desert Outlaw
Black Loomis
 1924 The Back Trail
Gentleman Harry King
 1924 The Man from Wyoming
Jack Halloway
 1923 Skid Proof
Masters (as Claude Peyton)
 1923 Desert Rider
Rufe Kinkaid (as Claud Payton)
 1923 The Law Rustlers
Doc Jordan
 1923 The Devil's Dooryard
Fred Bradley
 1922 Catch My Smoke
Tex Lynch (as Claude Peyton)
 1922 Bells of San Juan
Jim Garson
 1922 Do and Dare
Córdoba (as Claude Peyton)
 1922 Trooper O'Neill
Black Flood
 1922 The Marshal of Moneymint (Short)
Velvet Joe Sellers
 1922 The Men of Zanzibar
George Sheyer (as Claude Peyton)
 1922 The Desert's Crucible
Tex Fuller
 1922 The Masked Avenger
Bruno Douglas
 1922 The Song of Life
Central Office Man
 1921 The Grim Comedian (uncredited)
 1921 A Knight of the West
Ralph Barton (as Claude Peyton)
 1921 When We Were 21
 1920 Dice of Destiny
James Tierney
 1920 The Soul of Youth
Pete Morano
 1920 If I Were King
 1920 The Man Who Lost Himself
Prince Maniloff
 1919 A Woman There Was
High Priest
 1914 The Master Hand (Short)
Chief of Detectives
 1914 Jean of the Wilderness (Short)
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Toured with a stock company operated by his 1st cousin, well known actor and theatre manager Corse Payton (America's best bad actor). His cousin Corse once had the privilege to be aboard a train that was being robbed by the notorious James brothers. See more »

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