Photo courtesy of e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia
Theodore Crawford "Ted" Cassidy (July 31, 1932-Jan. 16, 1979) was an actor known best for his role as Lurch in "The Addams Family" television program. He was born in Pittsburgh and raised in Philippi.
Gallery: Famous West Virginians
Jun. 20, 2012 @ 12:00 AM
West Virginia was once considered home for many famous faces. Here are some of the famous people with ties to West Virginia.