Cast of The Waltons

by jprocter-1 | created - 14 Jul 2014 | updated - 14 Jul 2014 | Public

The main and recurring cast members on the show

1. Richard Thomas

Actor | The Waltons

Richard Thomas was born on June 13, 1951 in New York City, New York, USA as Richard Earl Thomas. He is an actor and director, known for The Waltons (1971), Battle Beyond the Stars (1980) and It (1990). He has been married to Georgiana Bischoff since November 20, 1994. They have one child. He was ...

John Boy Walton

2. Ralph Waite

Actor | The Waltons

Ralph Waite was born in White Plains, New York on June 22, 1928. Educated at Bucknell University where he graduated with a BA degree, Waite existed rather aimlessly as a young adult while trying to find his way in the world. Occupations came and went, including social worker, religious editor for ...

John Walton Sr.

3. Michael Learned

Actress | The Waltons

Four-time Best Actress Emmy Award winner Michael Learned was born on April 9, 1939 in Washington, D.C. The oldest of six daughters of a U.S. State Department employee, she was raised on her family's farm in Connecticut. The family moved to Austria when she was age 11, and it was while attending ...

Olivia Walton

4. Ellen Corby

Actress | The Waltons

Ellen Corby was born Ellen Hansen on June 3, 1911, in Racine, Wisconsin. She began her career as a bit player in the film Speed Limited (1935) in 1940. Ellen would not be seen on the big screen again until 1945 in Cornered (1945). In 1946, she appeared in 14 films, although mostly in small, minor ...

Grandma Esther Walton

5. Will Geer

Actor | The Waltons

Will Geer was born William Aughe Ghere in Frankfort, Indiana, to Katherine (Aughe), a teacher, and Roy Aaron Ghere, a postal worker. Will admired his grandfather, a man who said hello to trees by their Latin names and who had used what he brought back to Indiana from the California gold rush to ...

Grandpa Zebulon Walton

6. Jon Walmsley

Actor | The Waltons

World-class guitarist and vocalist

An accomplished multi-instrumentalist, songwriter and producer, Jon is a veteran of the stage and studio, having worked with many notable artists including (deep breath) Richard Marx, Brian Setzer, David Pack, David Koz, The Doobie Brothers, Michael McDonald, Gregg...

Jason Walton

7. Judy Norton

Actress | Stargate SG-1

Judy Norton was born on January 29, 1958 in Santa Monica, California, USA. She is an actress and writer, known for Stargate SG-1 (1997), The Waltons (1971) and Nowhere to Hide (2018). She has been married to Robert Graves since August 11, 2002. She was previously married to Randy Apostle and ...

Mary Ellen Walton

8. Mary Beth McDonough

Actress | The Waltons

Mary Beth McDonough was born on May 4, 1961 in Van Nuys, California, USA as Mary Elizabeth McDonough. She is an actress and writer, known for The Waltons (1971), Impure Thoughts (1986) and The West Wing (1999). She has been married to Don since June 4, 2011. She was previously married to Rob ...

Erin Walton

9. Eric Scott

Actor | The Waltons

Eric Scott was born on October 20, 1958 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Eric Scott Magat. He is an actor, known for The Waltons (1971), The Fall Guy (1981) and Medical Center (1969). He has been married to Cynthia Ullman Wolfen since March 12, 2000. They have two children. He was previously ...

Ben Walton

10. David W. Harper

Actor | Fletch

David W. Harper was born on October 4, 1961 in Abilene, Texas, USA. He is an actor, known for Fletch (1985), The Waltons (1971) and The Blue and the Gray (1982).

Jim Bob Walton

11. Kami Cotler

Actress | The Waltons

Kami Cotler was born on June 17, 1965 in Long Beach, California, USA as Kami Ann Cotler. She is an actress, known for The Waltons (1971), Mother's Day on Waltons Mountain (1982) and A Wedding on Walton's Mountain (1982). She is married to Kim Howard. They have two children.

Elizabeth Walton

12. Helen Kleeb

Actress | Seven Days in May

Helen Kleeb was born on January 6, 1907 in South Bend, Washington, USA. She was an actress, known for Seven Days in May (1964), The Party (1968) and Magnificent Obsession (1954). She was married to Elmer Garrison and John Gerald Prendergast. She died on December 28, 2003 in Los Angeles, California,...

Miss Mamie Baldwin

13. Mary Jackson

Actress | The Exorcist III

One of those strikingly familiar matrons you just can't place, character actress Mary Jackson is probably best known for her recurring role as one of the delightfully eccentric bootlegging sisters, "Miss Emily" Baldwin, on the series The Waltons (1971) that ran for nine seasons. She was born ...

Miss Emily Baldwin

14. John Ritter

Actor | Sling Blade

Jonathan Southworth Ritter was born in Burbank, California, on September 17, 1948. He was the son of legendary country singer/actor Tex Ritter and his wife, actress Dorothy Fay. The couple married in 1941 and had their first child, Tom Ritter, who was diagnosed with cerebral palsy. John was ...

Rev. Matthew Fordwick

15. Mariclare Costello

Actress | Ordinary People

Mariclare Costello was born on February 3, 1936 in Peoria, Illinois, USA. She is an actress, known for Ordinary People (1980), Let's Scare Jessica to Death (1971) and The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension (1984). She was previously married to Allan Arbus.

Rosemary Hunter Fordwick

16. Nora Marlowe

Actress | Westworld

Nora Marlowe was born on September 5, 1915 in Worcester, Massachusetts, USA. She was an actress, known for Westworld (1973), Emergency! (1972) and Law of the Plainsman (1959). She was married to James McCallion. She died on December 31, 1977 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

Mrs. Flossie Brimmer

17. Robert Donner

Actor | High Plains Drifter

Robert Donner was born in New York City and grew up in New Jersey, Michigan and Texas. Robert joined the Navy after he graduated from high school and served almost 4 years. After he left the Navy he stayed on the West Coast and worked as a shipping clerk, salesman, bartender, commercial artist, ...

Yancy Tucker

18. Joe Conley

Actor | Cast Away

Joe Conley was born on March 3, 1928 in Buffalo, New York, USA as Joseph H. Conley Jr. He was an actor, known for Cast Away (2000), The Waltons (1971) and Impure Thoughts (1986). He was married to Louise A. Teecher and Jacqueline Y. Stakes. He died on July 7, 2013 in Newbury Park, California, USA.

Ike Godsey

19. Ronnie Claire Edwards

Actress | The Dead Pool

Ronnie Claire Edwards was born on February 9, 1933 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA. She was an actress, known for The Dead Pool (1988), The Waltons (1971) and The American Parade (1974). She was married to Bill Record. She died on June 14, 2016 in Dallas, Texas, USA.

Corabeth Godsey

20. Victor Izay

Actor | Young Guns

Victor Izay was born on December 23, 1923 in Watertown, New York, USA. He is known for his work on Young Guns (1988), Employee of the Month (2006) and Wild Hogs (2007). He was married to Jo Roybal Izay and Connie Izay. He died on January 20, 2014 in Glendora, California, USA.

Dr. Vance

21. Rance Howard

Actor | Nebraska

Rance Howard was born on November 17, 1928 in Duncan, Oklahoma, USA as Harold Engle Beckenholdt. He was an actor and writer, known for Nebraska (2013), Small Soldiers (1998) and Universal Soldier (1992). He was married to Judy Howard and Jean Speegle Howard. He died on November 25, 2017 in Los ...

Dr. McIvers

22. Merie Earle

Actress | Fatso

Merie Earle was born on May 13, 1889 in Morrow, Ohio, USA as Goldie Merie Ireland. She was an actress, known for Fatso (1980), The Waltons (1971) and Crazy Mama (1975). She was married to Lawrence Nathan Earls. She died on November 4, 1984 in Glendale, California, USA.

Maude Gormley

23. Lynn Hamilton

Actress | Sanford and Son

A veteran actress, Lynn, a native of Yazoo City, Mississippi, made her film debut in Shadows (1958) directed by John Cassavetes. Lynn is perhaps best known for her role as "Donna Harris", a registered nurse and Fred's girl on Sanford and Son (1972), from 1972 to 1977. Hamilton also had a recurring ...

Verdie Grant Foster

24. Tom Bower

Actor | Out of the Furnace

Tom Bower grew up in Denver, Colorado, and thought he would have a career as an athlete, having played varsity baseball, basketball, golf, ran track, and just assumed a professional career would follow. Didn't quite work out that way, and so, his hobby of acting seemed to be the next course of ...

Dr. Curtis Willard

25. Rachel Longaker

Actress | Night of the Demons 2

Rachel Longaker was born on January 20, 1965 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She is an actress, known for Night of the Demons 2 (1994), The Waltons (1971) and Mathnet (1987).

Aimee Godsey



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