Carole Lombard

by Lil Vacha on April 12, 2010

Birth Name: Jane Alice Peters

Date of Birth: October 6, 1908

Place of Birth: Fort Wayne, Indiana, U.S.

Date of Birth: January 16, 1942

Place of Death: Mount Potosi, Nevada

Ethnicity: German, English

Carole Lombard was an American actress. She was the daughter of Elizabeth Jayne “Betty” (Knight) and Frederick Christian Peters. Carole was married to actor Clark Gable, until her death.

Carole’s paternal grandfather was John Claus Peters (the son of Claus Peters and Caroline Catherine Eberlin). Carole’s great-grandfather Claus was born in Hanover, Germany. Caroline was born in Munich, Germany.

Carole’s paternal grandmother was Mary S./M. Myers/Myers (the daughter of Frederick Myers).

Carole’s maternal grandfather was Charles Stuart Knight (the son of Willard M. Knight and Elizabeth Jane Matier/Meteer). Elizabeth was the daughter of James Nelson Matier/Meteer, Jr. and Parthina/Perethena Evans/Everitt.

Carole’s maternal grandmother was Alice S. Cheney (the daughter of James Cheney and Nancy B. Evans). James was the son of Roswell Cheney and Abigal Willard. Nancy was the daughter of Pierce Evans and Mary Ann Braucher.

Sources: Genealogies of Carole Lombard –

{ 4 comments… read them below or add one }

follers February 2, 2017 at 10:39 pm

Ethnic, is there a picture, please?

ethnic February 4, 2017 at 9:01 pm

no luck on that one

andrew February 2, 2017 at 1:19 pm
Anonymous August 31, 2010 at 9:43 pm

Anglo and English is the same.

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