Hayley Atwell

by Moryn on October 2, 2012

Hayley Atwell

Birth Name: Hayley Elizabeth Atwell

Place of Birth: Hammersmith, London, England, U.K.

Date of Birth: 5 April, 1982

Ethnicity: English, Irish, some Native American

Hayley Atwell is a British and American actress. She is known for her roles in the films Brideshead Revisited and Captain America: The First Avenger, and the series The Pillars of the Earth and Agent Carter.

Hayley was born in London, the only child of Allison (Cain) and Grant Atwell. Her father, an American, is of part Native American descent. His Native American name is Star Touches Earth. He is a shaman. Her mother is English, and also has Irish ancestry.

A picture of Hayley’s father can be seen here.

Hayley’s maternal grandfather is William D. Cain (the son of Arthur P. Cain and Florence Dawson). William was born in Preston, Lancashire, England.

Hayley’s maternal grandmother is named Noreen M. Cowley.

Source: Genealogy of Hayley Atwell (focusing on her mother’s side) – https://www.geni.com

image via kathclick/Bigstock.com

{ 9 comments… read them below or add one }

andrew January 25, 2018 at 12:16 pm

excuse me but her Native American ancestry isn’t corfirmed, and if it’s real it shouldn’t be relevant (based on her father’s look). So I’d change to:

“Possible Native American”

ashash January 28, 2018 at 7:34 pm

It’s not confirmed?

follers January 28, 2018 at 8:34 pm

It’s been verified but not documented.

andrew January 29, 2018 at 4:40 am

Who did verify it?

ashash January 29, 2018 at 12:54 pm

I am confused. Lol.

andrew July 26, 2017 at 1:04 pm

Another case of wannabe Native American?

neiltennant July 26, 2017 at 2:31 pm

actually she could easily be hondurian or mexican

she has something native in her

andrew July 26, 2017 at 6:57 am
ethnic October 3, 2012 at 6:19 am

Follers, thanks for the posts.they are coming.

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