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William H. West (1860–1915)

William H. West was born on July 26, 1860 in Newport, Rhode Island, USA. He was an actor, known for The Suffragette Sheriff (1912), The Shadow of Guilt (1914) and The Driver of the Deadwood Coach (1912). He was married to Roumelia G. Morris. He died on August 20, 1915 in Glendale, California, USA. See full bio »
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Known For

The Suffragette Sheriff
The Suffragette Sheriff Rattlesnake Bill
The Shadow of Guilt
The Shadow of Guilt Henry Van Dam - a Millionaire
The Driver of the Deadwood Coach
The Driver of the Deadwood Coach John Nelson - Driver of the Deadwood Coach
The Big Horn Massacre
The Big Horn Massacre Buffalo Face


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 1915 The Dream Seekers (Short)
Martin - the Old Music Master
 1915 The Man in Irons (Short)
Dr. Perrin - the House Physician
 1915 The Man on Watch (Short)
Mason - Hotel Manager
 1915/I The Wolf's Prey (Short)
George Duncan - a Traveling Man
 1915 A Double Identity (Short)
Thomas Stone - a Diamond Salesman
 1915/I The Barnstormers
Adam Green
 1915 The Substituted Jewel (Short)
Major Dunbar - a Southerner
 1915 The Riddle of the Rings (Short)
Denning - Hotel Manager
 1915 The Secret Code (Short)
Captain Bradshaw - Secret Service Agent
 1915 The Disappearing Necklace (Short)
C.W. Fulton - a Western Millionaire
 1915 Mysteries of the Grand Hotel
Various Roles
 1915 The Strangler's Cord
Don Louis Gonzalez - a Wealthy Spaniard
 1915 The Straight and Narrow Path (Short)
Dominick (as W.H. West)
 1915 The Accomplice (Short)
Harris' Father (as W.H. West)
 1915/I The Vivisectionist (Short)
Dr. Jardine - a Vivisectionist
 1915 The Vanishing Vases (Short)
Harding - Wealthy Porcelain Collector
 1915 The Money Leeches (Short)
Gordon Stanley - Bank President (as W.H. West)
 1915 The Secret Well (Short)
Federal Detective Denton
 1915 According to Their Lights (Short)
Nate Tracey
 1915 The Figure in Black (Short)
Thompson - Manager of the Alhambra Hotel
 1915 The Closed Door (Short)
Dr. Barry - Keene's Accomplice
 1915 The Clairvoyant Swindlers (Short)
 1915 The Tattooed Hand (Short)
Patrolman Kerrigan
 1915 Mike Donegal's Escape (Short)
Warden Craven
 1915 The Thumb Prints on the Safe (Short)
Foster Merriman - Gem Collector
 1915 The Writing on the Wall (Short)
Webster Deacon - Multi-Millionaire
 1915 The Diamond Broker (Short)
Rankin - Jewelers Association
 1915 The Trap Door (Short)
Marsden - a Jeweler
 1915 Jared Fairfax's Millions (Short)
Jared Fairfax - Eccentric Millionaire (as W.H. West)
 1915 Old Isaacson's Diamonds (Short)
Isaacson - a Diamond Broker
 1915 The Disappearance of Harry Warrington (Short)
Stromfsky - an Architect
 1915 The Apartment House Mystery (Short)
Undetermined Role (unconfirmed)
 1915 The Affair of the Deserted House (Short)
Rumson - the Counterfeiter
 1915 The Girl Detective
Deacon - the Multimillionaire (Episode #1, 2, etc.)
 1915 The Tragedy of Bear Mountain (Short)
Wayne - an Old Prospector
 1915 The Waitress and the Boobs (Short)
Blondie - a Cowboy
 1914 The Derelict (Short)
The Doctor
 1914 The Smugglers of Lone Isle (Short)
Dad Hallidy - Nellie's Father
 1914 The Prison Stain (Short)
Bunt - the Butler
 1914 The Invisible Power
Major Dean
 1914 Micky Flynn's Escapade (Short)
Dutch Hinkle - a Counterfeiter (as W.H. West)
 1914 The Primitive Instinct (Short)
Undetermined Role (unconfirmed)
 1914 The Bond Eternal (Short)
Dr. Vane
 1914 The Rajah's Vow (Short)
Sir Edward Thorpe
 1914 The Chief of Police (Short)
John Franklin
 1914 Shannon of the Sixth
Ram, High Priest
 1914/II The Quicksands (Short)
General Fields
 1914 The Barrier of Ignorance (Short)
John Temple - a Circuit Rider
 1914 The Master Rogue (Short)
Prentiss - a Retired Banker
 1914 The Death Sign at High Noon (Short)
Painted Horse
 1914 Captured by Mexicans (Short)
General Ordez
 1914 The District Attorney's Duty (Short)
James Sibley - Alice's Father
 1914 The Man Between (Short)
 1914 The Boer War
Jaubert, a Boer general
 1914 The Shadow of Guilt (Short)
Henry Van Dam - a Millionaire
 1913 The Big Horn Massacre (Short)
Buffalo Face
 1913 The Chinese Death Thorn (Short)
Moi Ling
 1913 The Plot of India's Hillmen (Short)
Count Savanoff - a Russian Spy (as William Herman West)
 1913 Perils of the Sea (Short)
Mr. Langdon - the Father
 1913 The Man Who Vanished (Short)
Frederick Schuyler (as William Herman West)
 1913 A Daughter of the Underworld (Short)
Malva's Father (as William Herman West)
 1913 Trooper Billy (Short)
Stetlow - a Government Scout (as Wm. Herman West)
 1913 The Invaders (Short)
William Sawyer - Helen's Father
 1913 The Skeleton in the Closet (Short)
The Sheriff
 1913 Intemperance (Short)
The Burglar
 1913 The Fight at Grizzly Gulch (Short)
The Indian Chief
 1913/II The Struggle (Short)
Masterson - the Mill Owner
 1913 On the Brink of Ruin (Short)
Mr. Edmund - the Employer
 1913 The Battle for Freedom (Short)
Piet Joubert
 1913 The Poet and the Soldier (Short)
The Poet
 1913 The Cheyenne Massacre (Short)
Chief Swift Bear
 1913 The Wayward Son (Short)
William Cartwell - Wilfred's Father
 1913 The California Oil Crooks (Short)
 1913/I The Sacrifice (Short)
Mary's Grandfather
 1913 The Attack at Rocky Pass (Short)
The Indian Chief
 1913 The Honor System (Short)
The Warden
 1913 The Missing Bonds (Short)
Archibald Langdon - the Banker
 1913 The Mountain Witch (Short)
Jacob Drake - Christine's Father - a Church Elder
 1913 The Redemption (Short)
Harrison Grey - the Sociologist
 1913/II A Life in the Balance (Short)
Fealy - a Malpractitioner
 1913 The Buckskin Coat (Short)
The Indian Chief
 1913 The Last Blockhouse (Short)
Jack, a Settler (as William Herman West)
 1913 The Pride of Angry Bear (Short)
Angry Bear - the Indian Chief
 1913/II The Boomerang (Short)
Simon Watson - a Drug Manufacturer
 1913 Red Sweeney's Mistake (Short)
Goodwin - a Capitalist
 1913 The Usurer (Short)
Ernest Renard
 1912 The Two Runaways (Short)
 1912 The Mayor's Crusade (Short)
Abraham Fendrick - the Mayor
 1912 The Indian Uprising at Santa Fe (Short)
Padre Corvero
 1912 The Driver of the Deadwood Coach (Short)
John Nelson - Driver of the Deadwood Coach
 1912 The Water Rights War (Short)
Grueff - Mabel's Father
 1912 Red Wing and the Paleface (Short)
Elmore's Father
 1912 The Flower Girl's Romance (Short)
Reva's Father
 1912 Days of '49 (Short)
Old Settler
 1912 Mountain Dew (Short)
Old Man Hardy
 1912 The Skinflint (Short)
The Widow's Brother - the Skinflint
 1912 The Power of a Hymn (Short)
Judge Reynolds
 1912 The Peril of the Cliffs (Short)
The Tramp
 1912/I The Plot That Failed (Short)
 1912 The Redskin Raiders (Short)
Dan - Sarah's Husband
 1912 Election Day in California (Short)
Paul Briscoe aka Solomon Wise
 1912 The Village Vixen (Short)
Storm - Maud's Father
 1912 The Apache Renegade (Short)
Outlaw Bill
 1912 The Parasite (Short)
 1912 A Railroad Lochinvar (Short)
 1912 Kentucky Girl (Short)
Colonel Hopkins
 1912 Freed from Suspicion (Short)
Mr. Lane - Mary's Father
 1912 The Family Tyrant (Short)
Joshua Barstow - Emily's Father
 1912 The Suffragette Sheriff (Short)
Rattlesnake Bill
 1912 Saved by Telephone (Short)
Blinky Morgan
 1912 The Organ Grinder (Short)
 1912 The Outlaw (Short)
Outlaw Bill - the Stranger
 1912 The Stolen Invention (Short)
Ernest Conery, an Inventor
 1912 The Mexican Revolutionist (Short)
Felipe - Marcella's Father
 1912 The Adventures of American Joe (Short)
Ortega - the Ranch Owner
 1912 The Spanish Revolt of 1836 (Short)
Governor Chico
 1912 Jean of the Jail (Short)
Gareta - a Notorious Bandit
 1912 A Princess of the Hills (Short)
Pedro - the Old Major Domo
 1912 The Russian Peasant (Short)
Prince Brogoff
 1912 Mrs. Simms Serves on the Jury (Short)
Mr. Simms
 1911 Between Father and Son (Short)
Diego de Vallejo
 1911 The Mistress of Hacienda del Cerro (Short)
Señor del Cerro - Dolores' Father
 1911 On the Warpath (Short)
Jim Ward

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Alternate Names:

W.H. West | William Herman West | Wm. Herman West

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Member of the Kalem Film Company stock players; not to be confused with William West who worked simulataneously at Edison.

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