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Charles E. Roberts Net Worth

Charles E. Roberts Net Worth is
$15 Million

Charles E. Roberts Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Charles E. Roberts (March 13, 1843-March 1934) was an engineer, inventor and an important early client and patron of Frank Lloyd Wright. In 1896, Wright remodeled Robert's house in Oak Park.Charles E Roberts was born on March 13, 1843 near Rochester, New York., the son of David Roberts and his wife Elizabeth Whipple Roberts.Roberts was an influential member of the building committee of Unity Temple in Oak Park, Illinois. For Roberts, Wright also developed a series of block plans from 1896 to 1903, notably several variations of the Quadruple Block Plan. For Roberts, Wright also designed the Charles E. Roberts Summer Home and five houses for Charles E. Roberts, Ridgeland, IL. Wright remodeled the Charles E. Roberts House and designed the Charles E. Roberts Stable in Oak Park.Charles E. Roberts served as the President and Director of the Chicago Screw Company, President and Director of the Standard Screw Company and Vice President and Director of the Pearson Machine Company. Roberts invented a machine that could make the tops and bottoms of screws at the same time; he sold the business for a million dollars and devoted the remainder of his life to other inventions.Among those, Roberts was also the inventor of a machine for threading bung-bushes, for Crane Brothers Manufacturing Company, of Chicago. Roberts held automobile patent #748015 for an electric car which was made and marketed by the Standard Screw Company, issued on Dec. 20, 1903. Roberts also invented a “Machine for Cutting Butter or the like Material”, the patent of which was owned by Charles E. Roberts and his son, Owen W. Roberts, Chicago. The patent was filed on Feb. 26, 1907.Roberts served on the board of trustees of Lombard College in Galesburg, IL.Many architectural historians have mistakenly identified Charles E. Roberts as the father of Oak Park Studio architect Isabel Roberts, As has been well documented, Isabel's father was James H. Roberts, of South Bend, Indiana, the son of William and Sarah Roberts of Utica, New York. Charles E. Roberts and James H. Roberts were not siblings, in fact, even though both men were mechanically-inclined, successful inventors, no family or business connection has been found between them.On February 3, 1876, Roberts married Cleantha Wilbur. They had five children: Alice May, Owen Wilbur, James Wilbur, Charles Willis and Chapin Roberts, all of whom were born in Illinois. Alice May Roberts (born December 13, 1876), married Prairie School architect Charles E. White, Jr. (b May 18, 1876 in Boston) who worked in Wright's Oak Park Studio (1903–1905), and who later remodeled the Charles E. Roberts Stable, on November 26, 1901. Mrs. Charles E. Roberts (née Cleantha Wilbur) was the maternal aunt of B. Harley Bradley of Kankakee, IL, another important Wright client (her sister, Alice M. Wilbur, married Byron Chapman Bradley).Roberts died in Oak Park in March 1934.
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Date Of BirthMay 22, 1894
Died1934-01-01
Place Of BirthCincinnati, Ohio, USA
Height6' (1.83 m)
ProfessionWriter, Director, Actor
Star SignGemini
TitleSalary
Havana Rose (1951)$5,000

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Slightly at Sea1940Short screen play
Mexican Spitfire1940screenplay
Kennedy the Great1939Short story
Truth Aches1939Short writer
Act Your Age1939Short as Charles Roberts
Feathered Pests1939Short as Charles Roberts
Sagebrush Serenade1939Short writer
Baby Daze1939Short story - as Charles Roberts
Sales Slips1939Short original screenplay
Clock Wise1939Short story - as Charles Roberts
Maid to Order1939Short as Charles Roberts
Swing Vacation1939Short story
Prairie Papas1938Short writer
A Clean Sweep1938Short story - as Charles Roberts
Beaux and Errors1938Short story
Stage Fright1938Short writer
A Western Welcome1938Short original screenplay
Hunting Trouble1938Short original screenplay
Fool Coverage1938Short original screen play
The Jitters1938Short writer
Berth Quakes1938Short original screenplay
Kennedy's Castle1938Short writer
False Roomers1938Short story
His Pest Friend1938Short story - as Charles Roberts
Ears of Experience1938Short original screenplay - as Charles Roberts
The Stupor-Visor1938Short story - as Charles Roberts
Rhythm Wranglers1937Short original screenplay
Harris in the Spring1937Short original screenplay
A Rented Riot1937Short
Many Unhappy Returns1937Short original screenplay - as Charles Roberts
Trailing Along1937Short original screenplay
Tramp Trouble1937Short story
Swing Fever1937Short screenplay - as Charles Roberts
Dumb's the Word1937Short story - as Charles Roberts
Wrong Romance1937Short
Bridal Griefs1937Short
Dog Blight1936Short as Charles Roberts
Don't Be Like That1936Short written by - as Charles Roberts
Mummy's Boys1936screen play - as Charles Roberts
So and Sew1936Short story
Dummy Ache1936Short story
Swing It1936Short original screenplay
A Wed-Time Story1936Short story and screenplay - as Charles Roberts
The Reckless Way1936story - as C.E. Roberts
Suicide Squad1935story - as C.E. Roberts
Skybound1935screenplay
Adventurous Knights1935screenplay - as C. Edward Roberts
Fighting Pioneers1935as Chuck Roberts
Social Error1935screenplay - as C.E. Roberts
Roaring Roads1935adaptation - as C.E. Roberts
Fighting Hero1934story - as C.E. Roberts
The Super Snooper1934Short story and dialogue - as C. Edward Roberts
An Old Gypsy Custom1934Short
Leave It to Dad1933Short story and dialogue - as C. Edward Roberts
Pop's Pal1933Short writer
What's to Do?1933Short writer
Frozen Assets1933Short writer
Corruption1933original story - as C. Edward Roberts / screenplay - as C. Edward Roberts
The Fighting Texans1933continuity - uncredited
The Flaming Signal1933screenplay and adaptation - as C. Edward Roberts
The Woman Who Dared1933story
The Western Limited1932as C.E. Roberts
Torchy's Two Toots1932Short as Chuck Roberts
Torchy's Night Cap1932Short as Chuck Roberts
On the Spot1931Short scenario
Merry Mirthquakes1953screenplay "Lord Epping Returns" - as Charles Roberts
The Fabulous Senorita1952
Oklahoma Annie1952screenplay
Honeychile1951screenplay
Lord Epping Returns1951Short screen play
Havana Rose1951screenplay
Cuban Fireball1951screenplay / story
Oil's Well That Ends Well1949Short screen play
The Cactus Cut-Up1949Short screenplay
How to Clean House1948Short writer
Don't Fool Your Wife1948Short screenplay
Bet Your Life1948Short screen play
Brother Knows Best1948Short screenplay
Mind Over Mouse1947Short screenplay
Television Turmoil1947Short screenplay
Host to a Ghost1947Short screenplay
Vacation in Reno1946screenplay
Partners in Time1946original screenplay - as Charles Roberts
Riverboat Rhythm1946screenplay - as Charles Roberts
The Big Beef1945Short original screen play
Mama Loves Papa1945screenplay - as Charles Roberts
What a Blonde1945screenplay - as Charles Roberts
Goin' to Town1944
Girls! Girls! Girls!1944Short screenplay
Radio Rampage1944Short original screenplay
Love Your Landlord1944Short screenplay
Prunes and Politics1944Short screen play
Mexican Spitfire's Blessed Event1943screenplay / story
Radio Runaround1943Short story
Indian Signs1943Short screenplay
Ladies' Day1943writer
Pretty Dolly1942Short story
Rough on Rents1942Short screen play
Dear! Deer!1942Short screenplay / story
Mexican Spitfire's Elephant1942screen play / story
Mail Trouble1942Short story
Mexican Spitfire Sees a Ghost1942original screenplay
Framing Father1942Short story
Mexican Spitfire at Sea1942
Sing Your Worries Away1942story
Heart Burn1942Short story
The Mexican Spitfire's Baby1941original story and screenplay
I'll Fix It1941Short story - as Charles Roberts
The Musical Bandit1941Short
A Panic in the Parlor1941Short story - as Charles Roberts
It Happened All Night1941Short story
The Fired Man1941Short
Mexican Spitfire Out West1940screenplay / story
Bested by a Beard1940Short screen play
Pop Always Pays1940screenplay
Corralling a Schoolmarm1940Short
'Taint Legal1940Short
Millionaire Playboy1940screenplay

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Cactus Cut-Up1949Short
How to Clean House1948Short
Don't Fool Your Wife1948Short
Mind Over Mouse1947Short as Charles Roberts
Social Terrors1946Short
The Big Beef1945Short
Radio Rampage1944Short
Love Your Landlord1944Short
Not on My Account1943Short
Indian Signs1943Short
Range Rhythm1942Short
Framing Father1942Short
Cactus Capers1942Short
I'll Fix It1941Short
The Musical Bandit1941Short
A Panic in the Parlor1941Short as Charles Roberts
Hurry, Charlie, Hurry1941
It Happened All Night1941Short
The Fired Man1941Short
Bested by a Beard1940Short
Pop Always Pays1940uncredited
Corralling a Schoolmarm1940Short
Chicken Feed1939Short as Charles Roberts
Kennedy the Great1939Short
Truth Aches1939Short
Blamed for a Blonde1939Short
Act Your Age1939Short as Charles Roberts
Feathered Pests1939Short as Charles Roberts
Sagebrush Serenade1939Short
Baby Daze1939Short as Charles Roberts
Sales Slips1939Short
Clock Wise1939Short as Charles Roberts
Maid to Order1939Short as Charles Roberts
Dog-Gone1939Short as Charles Roberts
A Clean Sweep1938Short as Charles Roberts
Beaux and Errors1938Short
Hunting Trouble1938Short
The Stupor-Visor1938Short as Charles Roberts
Rhythm Wranglers1937Short
Many Unhappy Returns1937Short as Charles Roberts
Bridal Griefs1937Short
Adventurous Knights1935as C. Edward Roberts
Roaring Roads1935as C. Edward Roberts
Corruption1933as C. Edward Roberts
The Flaming Signal1933co-director - as C. Edward Roberts

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Quicker'n Lightnin'1925Truxillo (as Charles Roberts)

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