Birth Name: Catherine Ann Bosworth
Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States
Date of Birth: January 2, 1983
Ethnicity: English, some German and Cornish, possibly other
Kate Bosworth is an American actress, model, and jewelry designer. She is married to filmmaker Michael Polish.
Kate’s paternal grandfather was Harold Bennett Tracy Bosworth, Sr. (the son of Frederick Bennett Bosworth and Catherine/Katherine Bray). Harold was born in Connecticut. Frederick was born in Providence, Rhode Island, the son of Alonzo Plympton Bosworth and Elizabeth Hooper. Kate’s great-grandmother Catherine was born in Cornwall, England, the daughter of James Bray and Catherine.
Kate’s paternal grandmother is Jeanne Blair Metzger (the daughter of Henrietta Metzger). Henrietta was the daughter of Martin Metzger, whose parents were German, and of Catherine Diebold, who was also of German descent.
Kate’s paternal grandfather, Harold Bennett Tracy Bosworth, on the 1910 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Kate’s paternal great-great-grandparents, James Bray and Catherine, on the 1900 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Kate’s paternal great-grandmother, Henrietta Metzger, on the 1910 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
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