Birth Name: Eric Allen Stonestreet
Place of Birth: Kansas City, Kanas
Date of Birth: September 9, 1971
Ethnicity: German, 1/8th Austrian
Eric Stonestreet is an American actor. He is known for his role on the television show Modern Family.
Eric is the son of Vince and Jamey Stonestreet.
Eric’s paternal grandfather was Leonard Anthony Stonestreet (the son of Johann Heinrich Steingassner and Gertrude Victoria Miller). Johann was born in Vienna, Austria, the son of Anthony Steingassner and Theresia. Gertrude was of German descent, the daughter of Godfried Paul Mueller, who was born in Oestinghausen, Westphalia, Prussia, and of Genevieve Stohl.
Eric’s paternal grandmother was Louise Elizabeth Kraft (the daughter of William Kraft and Mary Knecht). Louise was of German descent.
Source: Genealogy of Eric Stonestreet (focusing on his father’s side) – http://www.ischoolmaster.net
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