Jack Stehlin

by stlucas on April 26, 2017

Birth Name: John Anthony Stehlin III

Place of Birth: Allentown, Pennsylvania, U.S.

Date of Birth: c. 1960

*German (paternal grandfather)
*Irish (paternal grandmother)
*Irish, Scottish, at least 1/16th Afro-Virgin Islander and 1/32 Aboriginal Australian (mother)

Jack Stehlin is an American actor.

Jack is the son of Katherine/Kathryn Anne “Kitty” (O’Donnell) and John Anthony Stehlin, II. Jack’s great-uncle (maternal grandmother’s brother) is Australian tightrope walker Con Colleano.

Jack’s paternal grandfather was John Anthony Stehlin (the son of Anthony Stehlin and Maria Eva Fleckenstein). Anthony was born in France, to parents from France, who were likely of German ancestry. Eva was born in Pennsylvania, to parents from Germany.

Jack’s paternal grandmother was Kathryn F. Goddess (the daughter of Andrew J. Goddess and Catherine C. McGarvey). Andrew was born in Prince Edward Island, Canada, to parents from Ireland. Catherine was born in Pennsylvania, to parents from Ireland.

Jack’s maternal grandfather was James H. “Jimmo/Dimo” O’Donnell (the son of Hugh O’Donnell and Ellen O’Donnell). James was born in Pennsylvania, of Irish descent.

Jack’s maternal grandmother was Kathryn “Katie” Sullivan (the daughter of Cornelius Sullivan, Sr. and Vittorine Julia Robinson). Kathryn was born in Australia, to parents from Australia.

Jack’s great-grandfather Cornelius was said to be of Irish and Scottish background. Jack’s great-grandmother Vittorine Julia had Aboriginal Australian (through one of her grandmothers) and African (through her father, who hailed from St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands) roots.

Sources: Jack’s paternal grandfather, John Anthony Stehlin, on the 1910 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

Obituary of Jack’s paternal grandfather, John Anthony Stehlin – ://www.findagrave.com

Obituary of Jack’s paternal grandmother, Kathryn F. Goddess – https://www.findagrave.com

Jack’s paternal great-grandfather, Andrew J. Goddess, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

Jack’s mother, Katherine/Kathryn Anne O’Donnell, on the 1940 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

Obituary of Jack’s mother, Katherine/Kathryn Anne “Kitty” (O’Donnell) Stehlin – http://www.mountcastle.net

Obituary of Jack’s uncle (mother’s brother), James O’Donnell – http://articles.mcall.com


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