Agnes Moorehead

Birth Name:
Agnes Robertson Moorehead
Birth Date:
December 6, 1900
Birth Place:
Clinton, Massachusetts
Death Date:
April 30, 1974
Place of Death:
Methodist Hospital, Rochester, Minnesota
Cause of Death:
Uterine cancer
Cemetery Name:
Dayton Memorial Park Cemetery
Claim to Fame:
Show Business
Agnes Moorehead was an American actress whose 41-year career included work in radio, stage, film, and television. She is best known for her role as Endora on the television series Bewitched, but she also had notable roles in films, including Citizen Kane, The Magnificent Ambersons, Dark Passage, All That Heaven Allows, Show Boat, and Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte.

Fun Fact

Moorehead was an elementary school teacher in Minneapolis, Minnesota, prior to becoming an actress.

Not-so-fun fact is Agnes is buried next to her sister Margaret who took her own life in 1929.

Cemetery Information:

Final Resting Place:

Dayton Memorial Park Cemetery

8135 North Dixie Drive

Dayton, Ohio , 45414

United States

North America


Grave Location:

Abbey Mausoleum, Section CH, Block CA, Lot 7-31, Grave 4

Grave Location Description

Turn left into entrance of the cemetery near the pond. Follow the widest road past two smaller mausoleums toward the back until you come to the Memorial Abbey. Enter through the front doors and go up a short flight of steps toward the receiving area and take the first hallway on the left. Fifty feet down on your left, third row from the bottom you will find several “Moorehead” crypts as she is buried next to her parents (who lived in Dayton).

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