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Peter Whitney

Peter Whitney Was My Grandfather

(some misprints include 'Peter Whitley')

Peter King Engle was
Born: May 24, 1916
To James Wilson Rhodes Engle
and Faith Hosford

In Long Branch, New Jersey/USA
He died: March 30, 1972 (heart attack)

Married to: Adrienne Whitney Banker

Christopher, Joan, and Kaaren

Grandchildren: (Thru Kaaren)
Peter, Kathleen, Mark and Lila

Peter Whitney used Adrienne' s middle name as his alias since good German names like Engle were not acceptable during the early part of his career.

Peter Whitney
As Lafe Crick in Beverly Hillbillies


Click here for a (nearly?) complete movie & guest appearance listing

Web sites containing video sources, filmography, biography, and miscellaneous information: - EXTENSIVE list from his career.  Much of the information I have gleaned came from this site! " Classic TV " Beverly Hillbillies - Adventures of Superman: Episode #47 " The Golden Vulture" " Daddy-O's Drive-In Dirt! Mentions " Lt. Gates / Peter Whitney (Gorilla at Large)" and has great links to MST3K clips from " The Brute Man."

E! Online - Movie credits - Probert Encyclopaedia Mentions career, birth, and death. Perry Mason TV Show Actor List  - " W" s - Videos See also: Movies Unlimited for additional videos. - Biography & Filmography Film appearances and TV guest appearances.

TV - This site includes an extensive listing of the movies.  All but the movies where he was un-credited are listed.  Careful.  There' s a new Peter Whitney.  For the older actor, look for listings before March 30, 1972.