Birth Name: Joseph Mulrey McIntyre
Place of Birth: Needham, Massachusetts, U.S.
Date of Birth: December 31, 1972
Joey McIntyre is an American singer, songwriter, actor, and record producer. He is a member of the band New Kids on the Block, along with Jonathan Knight, Jordan Knight, Donnie Wahlberg, and Danny Wood.
Joey is the son of Katherine (Bowen) and Thomas J. McIntyre. He has said that his great-grandfather was an Irish emigrant from Limerick, Ireland. Joey is married to Barrett Williams, with whom he has three children.
Joey’s maternal grandparents were Frank J. Bowen and Marion L. Frank and Marion were born in Massachusetts. Frank’s father was Canadian.
Sources: Obituary of Joey’s mother – http://www.legacy.com
Joey’s mother on the 1940 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Joey’s maternal grandparents, Frank J. Bowen and Marion L., on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
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