Birth Name: Andrew Brion Hogan Goddard
Place of Birth: Houston, Harris, Texas, U.S.
Date of Birth: February 26, 1975
Ethnicity: Czech-German (paternal grandmother), English, Irish
Drew Goddard is an American film and television screenwriter, producer, and director.
Drew is the son of Colleen and Laurence Goddard. He was raised in Los Alamos, New Mexico.
Drew’s paternal grandfather was Roy F. Goddard (the son of Ralph Willis Goddard and Frances Margaret Cascoigne/Gascoigne). Roy was born in New Mexico. Ralph was born in Massachusetts, the son of Frederick E. Goddard and Kate P. Woodbury. Frances was born in England, the daughter of Joseph Gascoigne and Selina Powell.
Drew’s paternal grandmother was Veronica Barbara Kish (the daughter of Stephen Paul “Steve” Kish and Margaret A. Lehman/Lehmann). Veronica was born in Connecticut, to Hungarian parents, with Czech and German ancestry. Stephen was the son of George Kish. Margaret was the daughter of Otto Lehmann and Anna Barbara Lämmerhirt.
Drew’s maternal grandfather was Daniel Thomas Hogan (the son of Thomas Bernard Hogan and Lola Mary Brown). Daniel Thomas was born in Illinois. Thomas Bernard was born in Illinois, and likely was the son of Thomas Hogan and Julia O’Brien. Lola was born in Minnesota, the daughter of Thomas H. Brown, who was born in England, and of Jennie Washburn.
Drew’s maternal grandmother was Reudean J. Lockard (the daughter of Thomas Hendrex/Hendrix “Tom” Lockard and Birdie Tong Bray). Reudean was born in Texas. Tom was born in Missouri, the son of Bedford Belaud Lockard and Sarah E. Cawthorn. Birdie was born in Texas, the daughter of William H. Bray and Nora Lea Savage.
Sources: Drew’s paternal grandmother, Veronica Barbara Kish, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Obituary of Drew’s paternal grandmother, Veronica Barbara (Kish) Goddard – http://obits.abqjournal.com
Obituary of Drew’s maternal grandfather, Daniel Thomas Hogan – http://www.familysearch.org
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