Bobby Coleman

Bobby Coleman – “The Last Song” World Premiere – Photo Credit: Albert L. Ortega / PR Photos 

Birth Name: Robert Moorhouse Coleman III

Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States

Date of Birth: May 5, 1997

Ethnicity: English, 1/8th Ashkenazi Jewish, 1/8th Irish, 1/16th German, small amounts of Scottish and Scots-Irish/Northern Irish

Bobby Coleman is an American actor. He is the son of Doris (Berg) and Robert Moorhouse Coleman II.

Bobby’s paternal grandfather was Robert Moorhouse Coleman (the son of Fred Hughes Coleman and Helen Moorhouse). Fred was the son of Edward Gallie Coleman and Mary Elizabeth Boddie. Helen was the daughter of Robert T. Moorhouse and Kate Wharton.

Bobby’s paternal grandmother was Claire Virginia Baum (the daughter of Seymour Jesse Baum and Anne/Anna Margaret Lynch). Seymour was born in New York, to Jewish parents, Alfred Baum, from Germany, and Lucy Grant, from Poland. Anne was the daughter of Thomas James Lynch and Margaret/Mary Agnes Batterbuch/Batterbury, and all of her grandparents were Irish.

Bobby’s maternal grandfather was Paul Conrad Berg (the son of Conrad Dietrick Berg and Etta Almira Luce). Conrad was the son of Conrad Henrich Wilhelm Diederick Berg, who was German and Sarah Emeline Baker. Etta was the daughter of Spencer Watson Luce and Emily Alice Webster.

Bobby’s maternal grandmother was Rosalie Elizabeth Helm (the daugther of Lee Roy Helm and Rose Etta Dewey). Lee was the son of John Douglas Helm and Susan Caroline Bell. Rose was the daughter of Charles Anson Dewey and Emma Matilda Crawford.

Sources: Genealogy of Bobby’s paternal grandfather, Robert Moorhouse Coleman (through Robert’s brother, Fred Hughes Coleman) –

Genealogy of Bobby’s paternal grandmother, Claire Virginia Baum –

Obituary of Bobby’s paternal grandmother, Claire Virginia (Baum) Coleman –

Bobby’s paternal great-grandfather, Seymour Jesse Baum, on the 1900 U.S. Census –

Article about Bobby’s paternal great-great-grandfather, Thomas James Lynch –

Obituary of Bobby’s maternal grandfather, Paul Conrad Berg –

Genealogy of Bobby’s maternal great-great-grandmother, Sarah Emeline Baker (focusing on her mother’s side) –

Genealogy of Bobby’s maternal great-great-grandfather, Spencer Watson Luce (focusing on his own mother’s side) –

Genealogy of Bobby’s maternal great-great-grandmother, Emily Alice Webster (focusing on her mother’s side) –

Genealogies of Bobby’s maternal grandmother, Rosalie Elizabeth Helm –

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