Birth Name: Emile Davenport Hirsch
Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States
Date of Birth: March 13, 1985
Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish (paternal grandfather), English, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, German
Emile Hirsch is an American actor.
Emile’s paternal grandfather was Jewish (of German Jewish and English Jewish descent). Emile also has English, Scots-Irish (Northern Irish), and German, ancestry.
Emile’s paternal grandfather was Milton Morris Hirsch (the son of Gustav Hirsch and Katherine “Kate”/”Katie” Ross). Gustav was born in New York, to German Jewish parents, Moses Hirsch and Hannah, who were from Prussia. Katherine was born in New York, the daughter of Emanual/Emanuel Ross and Rebecca Nelson, who were of English Jewish/German Jewish background.
Emile’s paternal grandmother was Doris Lucille Morgan (the daughter of Charles W. Morgan and Tahama J. Dimick/Dimmick).
Emile’s maternal grandfather was John Scott Davenport (the son of Omer Earl Davenport and Mary Margaret Baldis). Omer was the son of William/Willilam Ashbury Davenport and Sarah Cordialia Ann Parkhurst. Mary Margaret was the daughter of Allen Burton Baldis and Julia Susan Walker.
Emile’s maternal grandmother was Dorothy Matilda Milliken (the daughter of James Douglas Milliken and Esther Mae Lang). James was the son of David Milliken, whose parents were immigrants from Northern Ireland, and of Alice Belle Palmer.
Sources: Emile’s paternal grandfather, Milton Morris Hirsch, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Emile’s paternal great-grandfather, Gustav Hirsch, on the 1880 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Emile’s paternal great-great-grandparents, Moses Hirsch and Hannah, on the 1900 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Announcement of the 60th wedding anniversary of Emile’s maternal grandparents, John Scott Davenport and Dorothy Matilda Milliken – http://www.paulsfamilyhistory.com
Genealogy of Emile’s mother (focusing on her own father’s side) – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com
Obituary of Emile’s maternal grandfather, John Scott Davenport – http://www.pamunkeydavenport.com
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