Birth Name: Kane Warren Hodder
Place of Birth: Auburn, California
Date of Birth: April 8, 1955
Ethnicity: English, German, Swedish, Norwegian
Kane Hodder is an American actor, stuntman, and author.
Kane’s patrilineal line can be traced back to Robert Hodder, who was born, c. 1740, in Over Compton, Dorset, England.
Kane’s paternal grandparents were Edwin Kitchner Hodder (the son of Edwin Albert Cole Hodder and Emily Gertrude Sutton) and Leila Oliver (the daughter of Arthur Elwood Oliver and Jennie C. Falls). Edwin and Emily were both born in Yeovil, Somerset, England.
Kane’s maternal grandparents were Rasassmun/Rasmus Michael Nelson (the son of Kristi) and Ada Marie Matthias (the daughter of John Edward Matthias and Mary Margaret Schnose). Rasassmun was born in North Dakota, to Norwegian parents. John was born in Minnesota, to a German father and a Swedish mother. Mary was of Swedish descent.
Sources: Genealogy of Kane’s paternal grandfather, Edwin Kitchner Hodder (focusing on his own father’s side) – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com
Kane’s maternal grandfather, Rasassmun/Rasmus Michael Nelson, on the 1910 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Genealogy of Kane’s maternal grandmother, Ada Marie Matthias – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com