Harry T. Morey

Actor, Film actor

1873 – 1936


Who was Harry T. Morey?

Harry Temple Morey was an American stage and motion picture actor who appeared in nearly two hundred films during his career.

Born in Charlotte, Michigan, Morey began acting career on the stage. In 1909, Morey joined the Vitagraph Film Company, making him a member the original Vitagraph stock company of actors. He had his first substantial film role in 1910, opposite actors Maurice Costello and Earle Williams in the Van Dyke Brooke-directed dramatic short Capital vs. Labor. He would spend the early 1910s appearing opposite such popular actors of the era as John Bunny, Flora Finch, Julia Swayne Gordon, Florence Turner, Edith Storey and William Shea.

Morey would make his final film appearance in the 1934 Ralph Staub-directed comedy short Very Close Veins opposite actors Ben Blue and Shemp Howard.

Morey died in Brooklyn, New York, USA in 1936 at the age of 62 of a lung abscess.

We need you!

Help us build the largest biographies collection on the web!

Aug 21, 1873
Also known as
  • Oliver Bennett
  • Harry Morey
  • Harold Temple Morey
  • Harry Temple Morey
  • United States of America
Jan 24, 1936

on July 23, 2013


Use the citation below to add to a bibliography:


"Harry T. Morey." Biographies.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 22 Sep. 2021. <https://www.biographies.net/people/en/harry_t_morey>.

Discuss this Harry T. Morey biography with the community:


    Our awesome collection of

    Promoted Bios


    Browse Biographies.net