Birth Name: John Winston Lennon
Date of Birth: 9 October, 1940
Place of Birth: Liverpool South, Lancashire, England, U.K.
Date of Death: 8 December, 1980
Place of Death: Manhattan, New York City, New York, U.S.
Ethnicity: Irish, Welsh, 1/8th English
John was the son of Julia Elizabeth (Stanley) and Alfred Lennon. John was married to Japanese musician Yoko Ono. Their son is musician and composer Sean Lennon. He also has a son, musician Julian Lennon, from his first wife, Cynthia.
John’s paternal grandfather was John Lennon (the son of James Lennon and Jane McConville). John’s grandfather John was born in County Down, Ireland. James was the son of Patrick Lennon and Elizabeth. Jane was the daughter of James McConville and Bridget.
John’s paternal grandmother was Mary “Polly” Maguire (the daughter of James Maguire). Mary was born in Liverpool, likely also of Irish ancestry.
John’s maternal grandfather was George Ernest Stanley (the son of William Henry Stanley and Eliza Jane Gildea). William was English, born in Birmingham, England; his own father, William Henry Stanley, was an English immigrant to Australia, and his own mother, Susannah Sarah New, was born in Australia, to English parents. Eliza was born in Omagh, Co. Tyrone, Ireland, the daughter of Charles Gildea and Ann Rogers.
John’s maternal grandmother was Annie Jane Millward (the daughter of John Dumbry Millward and Mary Elizabeth Morris). Annie was born in Chester, England, to Welsh parents. John was the son of Thomas Millward and Jane Williams. Mary Elizabeth was the daughter of William Morris and Ann Roberts.
Family history of John Lennon – http://brakn.com