Anne Archer

2012 FILManthropy Festival Torch Awards Gala at Bergamot Station on May 19, 2012 in Santa Monica, California

Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States

Date of Birth: August 24, 1947

Ethnicity: German, English, as well as Bohemian (Czech), Scots-Irish (Northern Irish), and Scottish, distant Swiss-German

Anne Archer is an American actress. She is the daughter of actors John Archer (born Ralph Bowman) and Marjorie Lord (born Marjorie F. Wollenberg).

Anne’s paternal grandfather was Joseph Emmett Bowman (the son of William Sylvester Bowman and Anna/Annie Longmire). Anna was the daughter of Jordan Franklin Longmire and Mary “Polly” Sharp.

Anne’s paternal grandmother was Eunice Melba Crawford (the daughter of Andrew Jackson Crawford and Emaline “Emma” Viola Bills). Andrew was the son of Josiah Scott Crawford and Sarah Safronia Laird. Emaline was the daughter of Gersham Asbury Bills and Liza/Luisa Jane Scott.

Anne’s maternal grandfather was George Charles Wollenberg (the son of Ehrenreich/Ehreureick Henry Wollenberg and Jane Caroline Henrietta Berg). George was born in Illinois, to German parents. Ehrenreich was born in Nordvorpommern, the son of Joachim L. Joseph Wollenberg and Wilhelmine Maria Brandt/Brands. Jane was the daughter of Johann Theodor Berg and Ulricke Friedirek Schroeder.

Anne’s maternal grandmother was Lillian Rosalie Edgar (the daughter of William F. Edgar and Elizabeth L. Lord). William was born in Iowa, to a Bohemian (Czech) father. Elizabeth was born in Chile, to German parents, with her mother’s name being Rosalie.

Sources: Anne’s mother on the 1920 U.S. Census –

Anne’s maternal grandmother, Lillian Rosalie Edgar, on the 1900 U.S. Census –

Anne’s maternal great-grandmother, Elizabeth L. Lord, on the 1880 U.S. Census –

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2 Responses

  1. andrew says:

    was his father of English descent?

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