Birth Name: Walter Bruce Willis
Place of Birth: U.S. Army Garrison, Baumholder, Idar-Oberstein, West Germany
Date of Birth: March 19, 1955
*English, as well as Dutch, French, Welsh, and Irish (father)
Bruce Willis is an American actor, producer, and singer. He was born in Germany, to an American soldier, David Andrew Willis, and a German mother, Marlene. Bruce’s father’s ancestry is English, with some Dutch, French, Welsh, and Irish. Bruce moved to the States at the age of two. Bruce is married to British model Emma Heming. One of Bruce’s children is actress Rumer Willis (whose mother is Bruce’s ex-wife, actress Demi Moore).
Bruce’s paternal grandfather was Edgar George Willis (born in Dover, Delaware, the son of Edgar Prettyman Willis and Cora Augusta Tarburton). Bruce’s great-grandfather Edgar was the son of William F. Willis and Wilhelmina Mina Prettyman. Cora was the daughter of George Noble Tarburton and Elizabeth Ann Jacobs.
Bruce’s paternal grandmother was Martha Florence Tingle (born in Maryland, the daughter of David Henry Tingle and Julia Martha Parsons). David was the son of Manaan/Manain Tingle and Mary Truitt. Julia was the daughter of William Parsons.
Bruce’s father on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
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