Mary Halsey

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Mary Halsey came from a prominent Milwaukee family. Her father was Jay S. Halsey, Western representative of the Ply metal company and her mother Zoe Halsey (1888-1965) was working as a interior decorator. The Hasey family went to California in the early twenties. Her parents divorced in 1924. Mary lived with her mother, brother William Henry Halsey and sister Betty in Beverly Hills. William Henry, her brother, died young. In the late twenties ,Mary and her older sister Betty began working in movies. A uncle, Horace Halsey. worked as a set designer in one of the studio's. Read more...