Birth Name: Rupert Alexander Lloyd Grint
Place of Birth: Harlow, Essex, England
Date of Birth: August 24, 1988
Ethnicity: English, as well as 1/8th Irish
Rupert Grint is an English actor. He is known for playing Ron Weasley in the Harry Potter film series.
Rupert’s paternal grandfather is Christopher Alexander Lloyd Grint (the son of Cecil Horace Grint and Winifred Alice Speers). Cecil was the son of Edmund Albert Grint and Charlotte Adams.
Rupert’s paternal grandmother is Paula A. Rudkin (the daughter of Albert E. Rudkin and Jean E. Berridge).
Rupert’s maternal grandfather is Malcolm R. Parsons (the son of Sidney George Parsons and Winifred Doris/Dorris Ray). Sidney was the son of George John Parsons and Ellen Priscilla Webster. Winifred was the daughter of Thomas James Ray and Jane Elizabeth Finch.
Rupert’s maternal grandmother is Andrea M. Sharkey (the daughter of Andrew Sharkey and Una Lorrain Horn). Andrew was born in Roscommon, Ireland, the son of James Sharkey and Bridget/Bee McGarry. Una was the daughter of Walter Horn and Flossa/Flossie Sutton.
Source: Genealogy of Rupert Grint (focusing on his father’s side) – http://www.geni.com
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