Birth Name: Sarah Jane Steele
Place of Birth: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Date of Birth: September 16, 1988
Ethnicity: English, 1/8th Bohemian/Czech, Scottish, Welsh, German, 1/64th Polish
Sarah Steele is an American actress.
Sarah’s paternal grandfather was George Horace Steele, Sr. (the son of Rufus Chrisman Steele and Veda Irene Griffiths). Rufus was the son of George Horace Steele and Elizabeth Ann Chrisman. Veda was the daughter of Arthur E. Griffiths and Olive Pearl Deal.
Sarah’s paternal grandmother is Meredith Ann Calsy (the daughter of George A. Calsy and Theresa C. Kobilka). Theresa’s parents, Thomas Kobilka and Theresia Kozan, were of Bohemian (Czech) descent.
Sarah’s maternal grandfather is Lacy Thacker High (the son of Sidney Cooke High and Ernestine L. Thacker). Sidney was the son of David Jefferson High and Elvira Eatman. Ernestine was the daughter of Lacy Rankin Thacker and Laura M. T. Tonnoffski. Laura’s father, George L. Tonnoffski, was the son of George Tonnoffski, a Polish immigrant, and of Laura W. Cooper, who was American-born.
Sarah’s maternal grandmother is Joann Davis (the daughter of E. J. Davis and Jean).
Sources: Obituary of Sarah’s paternal grandfather, George Horace Steele, Sr. – http://www.obitsforlife.com
Genealogy of Sarah’s maternal great-grandfather, Sidney Cooke High (focusing on his father’s side) – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com
Sarah’s maternal great-great-grandmother, Laura M. T. Tonnoffski, on the 1900 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
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