Charlie Hunnam

by TrauGer on November 6, 2013

FX's "Sons of Anarchy" Season 6 Premiere Screening - Arrivals

Birth Name: Charles Matthew Hunnam

Place of Birth: Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, England, U.K.

Date of Birth: 10 April, 1980

Ethnicity: English, as well as 1/8th Irish, small amount of Scottish

Charlie Hunnam is an English actor and screenwriter. He is the son of Jane (Bell) and Willian Hunnam. His maternal grandmother was a portrait artist in Newcastle.

Charlie’s paternal grandfather was Thomas William Hunnam (the son of John Thomas Hunnam and Isabella Graham). Thomas was born in Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland. John was the son of Joseph Hunnam and Sarah Gill. Isabella was the daughter of James Bewick Graham and Elizabeth H. Rymer.

Charlie’s paternal grandmother was Isabel Davison (the daughter of Charles Davison and Bridget O’Brien). Isabel was born in Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland. Charlie’s great-grandfather Charles Davison was the son of Thomas Hughes Davison and Ruth Proctor. Bridget was of Irish descent, the daughter of Francis O’Brian and Ellen Mullarky.

Charlie’s maternal grandfather was John Martin Johnson (the son of Percy John Johnson and Margaret Ann Irwin Thirlaway). John was born in Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland. Percy was the son of Herbert George Johnson and Amelia Elizabeth Nunn. Margaret was the daughter of Martin Thirlaway and Maria Haddleton.

Charlie’s maternal grandmother was Irene Margaret Bell (the daughter of George Noble Bell and Margaret Proudfoot). Irene was born in Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland. George was the son of William Cowen Bell and Elizabeth Noble. Charlie’s great-grandmother Margaret was the daughter of William Jones Proudfoot and Margaret Wylie.

Charlie’s matrilineal ancestry can be traced back to Jane Robinson, who was born, c. the early 1800s, in Cumberland, England.

Source: Genealogy of Charlie Hunnam (focusing on his father’s side) –

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{ 6 comments… read them below or add one }

abelleza August 5, 2015 at 2:01 pm

He is gorgeous, makes me proud to be English.

A user May 11, 2015 at 8:56 am

I can’t believe this guy is english, thought he was american.

Drea K June 30, 2015 at 5:59 pm

A lot of Americans ARE English.

A user July 1, 2015 at 1:37 am

I meant that he was actually from England because in the show Sons of anarchy he plays an american biker.

Check7t December 15, 2014 at 10:43 pm

featured post worthy?

marinecorp April 29, 2014 at 4:01 am

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