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Blanche Payson (1881–1964)

Blanche Payson was born on September 20, 1881 in Santa Barbara, California, USA as Mary Elizabeth Bush. She was an actress, known for The Bachelor's Baby (1927), All Over Town (1937) and Figures Don't Lie (1927). She was married to Eugene Alonzo Payson. She died on July 4, 1964 in Granada Hills, Los Angeles, California. See full bio »

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The Bachelor's Baby Mrs. Boppo
All Over Town Mother Wilson, Landlady
Figures Don't Lie Mrs. Jones
The Impatient Maiden Mrs. Thomas


Hide Hide Show Show Actress (166 credits)
 1946 A Tale of Two Cafes (Short)
Huge Woman (uncredited)
 1943 Where Are Your Children?
Juvenile Court Matron (uncredited)
 1943 Quack Service (Short)
Psychiatric Attendant
 1943 Ghosts on the Loose
Mrs. John G. Elwood (uncredited)
 1943 Here Comes Mr. Zerk (Short)
Tenent (uncredited)
 1943 A Maid Made Mad (Short)
Amazon Hotel House Detective (uncredited)
 1943 Salute for Three
Taxi Driver (uncredited)
 1943 A Blitz on the Fritz (Short)
Egbert's Mother-in-Law (uncredited)
 1942 The Talk of the Town
Supreme Court Spectator (uncredited)
 1942 Blondie for Victory
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1942 All Work and No Pay (Short)
Woman at Newsstand (uncredited)
 1941 Mr. District Attorney in the Carter Case
Bit Part (uncredited)
 1941 Among the Living
Woman at Trial (uncredited)
 1941 Honolulu Lu
Mezzo Soprano (uncredited)
 1941 Lovable Trouble (Short)
Andy's Mother-in-Law
 1941 An Ache in Every Stake (Short)
The Maid (uncredited)
 1941 Love at First Fright (Short)
Clan Member (uncredited)
 1941 In the Navy
Hatchet-Faced Woman (uncredited)
 1941 Nice Girl?
Netty Peck (uncredited)
 1940 Cookoo Cavaliers (Short)
Mackerel Customer (uncredited)
 1940 Li'l Abner
Large Woman (uncredited)
 1940 A Bundle of Bliss (Short)
Adoption Agency Nurse
 1940 Angels Over Broadway
Large Woman (uncredited)
 1940 From Nurse to Worse (Short)
Nurse at Bellevue (uncredited)
 1940 Convicted Woman
Matron (uncredited)
 1939 The Amazing Mr. Williams
Large Woman (uncredited)
 1939 Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
Committeewoman (uncredited)
 1939 The Women
Masseuse (uncredited)
 1939 Swing, You Swingers! (Short)
 1938 Slander House
 1938 You Can't Take It with You
Matron (uncredited)
 1938 A Doggone Mixup (Short)
 1937 All Over Town
Mother Wilson, Landlady
 1937 That I May Live
Bit Role (uncredited)
 1937 Dizzy Doctors (Short)
Larry's Wife (uncredited)
 1936 Slippery Silks (Short)
Woman on Street (uncredited)
 1936 No Place Like Rome (Short)
Slave Girls Bath Attendant (uncredited)
 1936 A Pain in the Pullman (Short)
Woman with Hat (uncredited)
 1936 Just Speeding (Short)
 1935 Music Is Magic
Opera Singer in Music is Magic Number (uncredited)
 1935 Bad Boy
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1935 Hoi Polloi (Short)
Curley's burly dance partner (uncredited)
 1935 She Gets Her Man
Raider (uncredited)
 1935 Pop Goes the Easel (Short)
Art Student (uncredited)
 1935 One More Spring
Wife (uncredited)
 1934 Jealousy
Matron (uncredited)
 1934 Among the Missing
Police Matron (uncredited)
 1934 Blind Date
Nurse (uncredited)
 1934 Half a Sinner
Large Wife
 1934 Whirlpool
John's Henpecking Wife (uncredited)
 1934 Love Detectives (Short)
Mrs. John Smith (uncredited)
 1933 Cold Turkey (Short)
 1933 It's Great to Be Alive
Nightclub Security Guard (uncredited)
 1933 Loose Relations (Short)
 1932 Drifting Souls
 1932 Jewel Robbery
Masseuse (uncredited)
 1932 The Loud Mouth (Short)
Mrs. Shapiro (uncredited)
 1932 Meet the Senator (Short)
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1932 Red Noses (Short)
Dr. Payson, Physical Therapist
 1932 The Impatient Maiden
Mrs. Thomas
 1932 Love Pains (Short)
Mrs. Kornman
 1932 Helpmates (Short)
Mrs. Hardy (uncredited)
 1931 Dogs Is Dogs (Short)
Spud's Mother (uncredited)
 1931 War Mamas (Short)
Head Nurse (uncredited)
 1931 Taxi Troubles (Short)
 1931 Wicked
 1931 I Surrender Dear (Short)
Ethel Dobbs (uncredited)
 1931 Annabelle's Affairs
Bit Role (uncredited)
 1931 Our Wife (Short)
Mrs. William Gladding (uncredited)
 1930 Sky Scrappers (Short)
 1930 Take Your Medicine (Short)
Girl in Bathtub's Mother
 1930 Estrellados
Actress at Casting Call (uncredited)
 1930 Tiembla y Titubea (Short)
Formidable Woman (uncredited)
 1930 Below Zero (Short)
Formidable Woman (uncredited)
 1929 Purely Circumstantial (Short)
 1929 Caught in a Taxi (Short)
The Taxi Man's Mother-in-Law
 1929 Are Scotchmen Tight? (Short)
 1929 Taxi Spooks (Short)
Mrs. Carey - Annie's Mother
 1929 Footlight Fanny (Short)
 1929 The Broadway Melody
Wardrobe Lady (uncredited)
 1928 Taxi Beauties (Short)
Charley's Mother-in-Law
 1928 Believe It or Not (Short)
 1928 Follow the Leader (Short)
 1927 Papa's Boy (Short) (uncredited)
 1927 Splash Yourself (Short)
 1927 Easy Curves (Short)
Fashion Show Spectator (uncredited)
 1927 New Wrinkles (Short)
 1927 Figures Don't Lie
Mrs. Jones
 1927 A Moony Mariner (Short)
 1927 Plumb Dumb (Short)
 1927 Short Socks (Short)
 1927 His Better Half (Short)
 1927 No Cheating (Short)
 1927 Keeping His Word (Short)
 1927 Naughty Boy (Short)
The 'Shrinking Violet'
 1927 The Bachelor's Baby
Mrs. Boppo
 1927 Peaceful Oscar (Short)
Blanche - Oscar's Wife
 1927 Should Men Walk Home? (Short)
Guest (uncredited)
 1926 Madame Dynamite (Short)
Eddie's Hired Mother
 1926 Open Spaces (Short)
 1926 Plumb Goofy (Short)
 1926 Beauty à la Mud (Short)
Mrs. Gotrox
 1926 When a Man's a Prince (Short)
Hilda - Princess of Amazonia
 1926 Honeymooning with Ma (Short)
The Mother-in-Law
 1926 Too Many Babies (Short)
The Wife's Mother
 1926 For Heaven's Sake
Lady on the Street (uncredited)
 1926 A Flivver Vacation (Short)
The Wife
 1926 La Bohème
Factory Supervisor (uncredited)
 1925 Yes, Yes, Babette (Short)
 1925 We Moderns
 1925 Slippery Feet (Short)
The Battleship
 1925 Too Much Mother-in-Law (Short)
The Wife's Mother
 1925 Half a Man (Short)
Shipwrecked Woman (uncredited)
 1925 Crying for Love (Short)
Eddie's Bride
 1925 Hay Fever Time (Short)
 1925 Super-Hooper-Dyne Lizzies (Short)
Amazonian Dancer (uncredited)
 1925 The Raspberry Romance (Short)
Bonnie MacBelch - Rodney's Sweetheart
 1925 Oh, Doctor!
Dr. Maude - the Osteopath
 1925 Charley's Aunt
Lady in flowered hat (uncredited)
 1925 The Wild Goose Chaser (Short)
Woman in Waiting Room (uncredited)
 1924 Motor Mad (Short)
 1924 Crushed (Short)
Mrs. Jones
 1924 Never Again (Short)
 1924 His First Car (Short)
2nd Camping Wife
 1924/I Jack and the Beanstalk (Short)
 1924 Reno or Bust (Short)
Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
 1924 The Misfit (Short)
The Domineering Wife
 1923 No Vacancies (Short)
His Better Half
 1923 Hansel and Gretel (Short)
Hansel's Mother
 1923 Kidding Katie (Short)
 1923 The Two Johns (Short)
Hotel Customer
 1923 Three Ages
The Amazon (uncredited)
 1923 The Kid Reporter (Short)
 1923 Smarty (Short)
 1923 Boyhood Days (Short)
 1923 Farm Follies (Short)
 1923 The American Plan (Short)
The Landlady
 1922 Hello, Judge (Short)
The Mother-in-Law
 1922 The Little Rascal (Short)
Baby Peggy's Mother
 1922 The Straphanger (Short)
The Dominant Wife
 1921 Skirts
 1920 The Land of Jazz
The Maid
 1920 Kiss Me Quick (Short)
 1920 The Heart Snatcher (Short)
The Blacksmith's Daughter
 1918 Bums and Boarders (Short)
 1918 Farms and Fumbles (Short)
 1918 Humbugs and Husbands (Short)
 1918 Bears and Bad Men (Short)
Maw Cutshaw
 1918 The Scholar (Short)
 1917 A Sanitarium Scandal (Short)
 1917 The Sultan's Wife (Short)
Harem Matron
 1917 Thirst (Short)
Woman in Employment Agency (uncredited)
 1917 Skidding Hearts (Short)
Ora's Mother
 1917 Oriental Love (Short)
The Rajah's Favorite Wife
 1917 Her Circus Knight (Short)
The Owner's Sweetheart - Mlle. Tiny
 1916 Dollars and Sense (Short)
The Innkeeper's Wife
 1916 Vampire Ambrose (Short)
Customer (uncredited)
 1916 A la Cabaret (Short)
The Sweetheart's Mother
 1916 A Social Cub (Short)
 1916 His Wild Oats (Short)
The Sharpshooter's Wife's Pal
 1916 Bath Tub Perils (Short)
Bathing Suited Guest in Room (uncredited)
 1916 A Bath House Blunder (Short)
Artie's Chosen Suitor
 1916 The Village Blacksmith (Short)
Secondary Role (uncredited)
 1916 Wife and Auto Trouble (Short)
The Dominant Wife
Show Show Self (1 credit)
Show Show Archive footage (4 credits)

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She died from cardiac decompensation and arterosclerotic heart disease in Granada Hills, Los Angeles. She is interred at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Hollywood Hills, LA. See more »

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