Birth Name: Scott Richard Wolf
Place of Birth: Boston, Massachusetts
Date of Birth: June 4, 1968
Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish
Scott Wolf is an American actor.
Both of Scott’s parents are Jewish (their families were from Germany and Russia).
Scott’s paternal grandfather was Charles Liebmann Wolf (the son of Bernard Mark Wolf and Alice Liebmann). Charles was born in Massachusetts. Bernard was born in Massachusetts, to parents from Germany, Jacob Wolf and Augusta Prager. Alice was born in Maryland, also to parents from Germany, Gustave Augustus Liebmann and Fannie Hecht.
Scott’s paternal grandmother was Henrietta/Henriette Jane Jacobs (the daughter of Edwin B. Jacobs and Beatrice H. Gumble). Henrietta was born in Ohio. Edwin was born in Ohio, to parents from Germany, David Jacobs and Henrietta Marienthal. Beatrice was born in Ohio, to Henry Gumble and Mollie Harmon, who were both also born in Ohio; all of their own parents were from Germany.
Scott’s maternal grandparents were David Abraham Levy and Esther Sklar (the daughter of Jacob/Jay Sklar and Meryl/Mary/Macy Metter). David was born in New York. Esther was born in Maine, to parents from Russia. Meryl was the daughter of Hershel Metter.
Sources: Scott’s paternal grandfather, Charles Liebmann Wolf, on the 1910 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Scott’s paternal grandmother, Henrietta/Henriette Jane Jacobs, on the 1920 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Scott’s paternal great-grandmother, Beatrice H. Gumble, on the 1900 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Genealogy of Scott Wolf (focusing on his mother’s side) – http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com
Scott’s maternal grandmother, Esther Sklar, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
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