Birth Name: William James Remar
Place of Birth: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
Date of Birth: December 31, 1953
*Ashkenazi Jewish (father)
James Remar is an American actor.
James’s paternal grandparents were Russian Jewish immigrants. James’s mother was English, from West Kirby. His family surname was originally Remarman.
James’s paternal grandfather was named Hyman Remarman.
James’s paternal grandmother was Sarah Fannie Cutler (the daughter of Morris Cutler and Hannah/Anna Rutfield). Hyman and Sarah were born in Russia. Hannah was the daughter of Morris Rutfield and Rebecca Lerner.
James’s maternal grandfather was named Alexander R. Boyle.
James’s maternal grandmother was Hannah Maria Q. Shearson (the daughter of George Shearson and Rachel Bateson). Hannah was born in Halton, Lancashire. George was the son of Jane. Rachel was the daughter of William Bateson and Hannah Maria Hodgson.