Birth Name: Harry Edward Nilsson III
Date of Birth: June 15, 1941
Place of Birth: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Date of Death: January 15, 1994
Place of Death: Agoura Hills, California, United States
Ethnicity: English, German, Irish, Scottish, Swedish
Harry Nilsson was an American singer-songwriter. He was the son of Elizabeth “Bette” (Martin) and Harry Edward Nilsson, Sr. He was married to Sandra McTaggart, Diane Clatworthy, and Una O’Keeffe.
Harry’s paternal grandparents were Charles Harry Nilsson (the son of Carl Emmanuel Nilsson and Augusta Wilhelmine “Adele” Rolle) and Beatrice Robb (the daughter of Joseph Robb and Ada Wynne). Carl was a Swedish immigrant. Augusta was a German immigrant. Joseph was an English immigrant. Ada was born in Missouri.
Harry’s maternal grandparents were Charles Augustus “Charlie” Martin (the son of John P. Martin and Mary E. “Mollie” Sherman) and Florence M. “Nana” Stotz (the daughter of Frank Stotz and Annie F. Knew).
Sources: Harry’s father on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Marriage record of Harry’s paternal grandparents, Charles Harry Nilsson and Beatrice Robb – https://familysearch.org
Birth record of Harry’s paternal grandfather, Charles Harry Nilsson – https://familysearch.org
Harry’s mother on the 1940 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Harry’s maternal grandfather, Charles Augustus Martin, on the 1900 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Birth record of Harry’s maternal grandmother, Florence M. “Nana” Stotz – https://familysearch.org