"Ruth Cherrington" changed her name from Bertha M. Ebert Miller to her stage name mentioned above. She began her film career with M-G-M Studios in New Jersey and she ended her career in Los Angeles, California, playing character actress and bit part roles until 1947. It has been stated by her family that she may been a founder of the "Christian Science" religion. She was a member of "Central Casting" for 30 years. Her son, William "Bill" Miller, adopted three handicapped children in the middle 1940s.