Margaret Rutherford

by madman on July 16, 2018

Birth Name: Margaret Taylor Rutherford

Date of Birth: 11 May, 1892

Place of Birth: Wandsworth, London, England, U.K.

Date of Death: 22 May, 1972

Place of Death: Chalfont St Peter, Buckinghamshire, England, U.K.

Ethnicity: English, possibly some Scottish

Margaret Rutherford was an English actress. She won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for The V.I.P.s (1963).

Margaret was the daughter of Florence (Nicholson) and William Rutherford Benn, a journalist and poet. She was married to actor Stringer Davis, until her death.

Margaret’s paternal grandparents were The Rev. Julius Benn (the son of William or John Benn and Margaret Rutherford) and Ann Taylor.

Margaret’s maternal grandfather was David Nicholson (the son of David Nicholson). Margaret’s grandfather David was born in Wandsworth, Surrey.

Margaret’s maternal grandmother was Elizabeth Waterer (the daughter of James Waterer and Elizabeth Mary Herring). Margaret’s grandmother Elizabeth was born in Chertsey, Surrey. James was the son of Michael Waterer and Ann Stiles.

Source: Genealogies of Margaret Rutherford – https://www.wikitree.com

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Jaclyn Betham

by stlucas on July 16, 2018

Jaclyn Betham – 18th Annual Satellite Awards – Arrivals – InterContinental Hotel – Los Angeles, CA, USA – Photo Credit: Kazuki Hirata / HollywoodNewsWire.net / PRPhotos.com 

Birth Name: Jaclyn Michelle Betham

Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States

Date of Birth: July 4, 1986

Ethnicity: English, Irish, some German, around 1/8th Mexican, 1/16th Tongan, 1/32 Samoan, and 1/32 Azorean Portuguese

Jaclyn Betham is an American actress.

Jaclyn is the daughter of Sandra R. (Hoyt) and John D. Betham. Jaclyn’s father has English, Mexican, Azorean Portuguese, Tongan, and Samoan, ancestry. Jaclyn’s mother is mostly of English and Irish, along with some German, descent. Jaclyn is married to actor Lane Toran.

Jaclyn has described herself as “A cocktail of Samoan, Navajo, Irish, and a hint of Spanish.”

Jaclyn’s paternal grandfather was August Gird Betham (the son of Augustus Silver Betham and Mary Jane Johnson). Jaclyn’s grandfather August Gird was born in Lotopa, Apia, Samoa.

Jaclyn’s great-grandfather Augustus was born in Samoa, the son of Montgomery Frederick Betham, who was English, and of Catherine Anna de Silva Nobres de Graça, who was born in Samoa to an Azorean Portuguese father from Faial and an ethnic Samoan mother. Jaclyn’s great-grandmother Mary Jane was born in Vava’u, Tonga, to an English father, Henry Gird Johnston (the son of John Johnston and Elizabeth Gird), and a mother from Tonga, Pepa (the daughter of Pehs).

Jaclyn’s paternal grandmother was Gertrude Laura Brown (the daughter of Earnest/Edward Leroy Brown and Urbana Martina Serna). Gertrude was born in Texas. Earnest was born in Nevada, the son of James Alfreid/Alfred Brown and Laura Adeline Haws. Urbana was born in New Mexico, the daughter of Gregorio Serna, who was of Mexican descent, and of Maria Guadalupe Aleja Ramos Terrazas, who was born in Mexico.

Jaclyn’s maternal grandfather was Leonard Elmer Hoyt (the son of Elmer Wallace Hoyt and Edith Rosetta Howes). Leonard was born in Wisconsin. Elmer was born in Wisconsin, the son of Wallace Elmer Hoyt and Lillian Roxanne Wisner. Edith was born in Iowa, the daughter of Archie Ernest Howes and Ina Faith Caruth.

Jaclyn’s maternal grandmother was Dixie Richardson (the daughter of Kermit Ray Richardson and Ada Violet Bodle/Boddle). Dixie was born in Minnesota. Kermit was born in Saskatchewan, Canada, the son of Walter Raymond Richardson and Florence Nightingale Shaver. Ada was born in Minnesota, the daughter of Benjamin Bodle and Mary Leo Avery.

Sources: Birth record of Jaclyn Betham – http://www.familysearch.org

Marriage record of Jaclyn’s parents – http://www.familysearch.org

Genealogy of Jaclyn’s paternal grandfather, Augustus Gird Betham – http://www.familysearch.org

Marriage record of Jaclyn’s paternal grandparents, Augustus Gird Betham and Gertrude Laura Brown – http://www.familysearch.org

Information about Jaclyn’s paternal great-great-great-great-grandparents, Augustino/Agostinho Silveira Nobres da Graça and Mele Malaisala Maria Mafua Malua’itoga Clotilda Fiame – http://groups.google.com

Genealogy of Jaclyn’s maternal grandparents, Leonard Elmer Hoyt and Dixie Lee Richardson – http://www.familysearch.org

Obituary of Jaclyn’s maternal grandfather, Leonard Elmer Hoyt – http://www.superiortelegram.com


Aaron O’Connell

by stlucas on July 16, 2018

Aaron O’Connell – The Homes That Hollywood Built Benefitting the St. Bernard Project – Arrivals – Tesla Motors Showroom – Los Angeles, CA, USA – Keywords: Orientation: Portrait Face Count: 1 Headshot – 0 – Photo Credit: Tatiana Beller / PR Photos 

Birth Name: Aaron John O’Connell

Place of Birth: Dayton, Ohio, U.S.

Date of Birth: April 8, 1986

Ethnicity: Irish, English, some Dutch

Aaron O’Connell is an American model and actor.

Aaron is the son of Kathryn (Deeble) and Mark Alan O’Connell. His sisters are Abby, Anna, and Amy.

Aaron’s maternal grandfather was Percy Wayne Deeble (who likely was the son of Percy White Deeble and Lucy Mildred Pennock). Percy Wayne was born in Ohio. Percy White was born in Ohio, the son of Robert White Deeble and Mary Evaline Ullom/Ollom. Lucy was born in Ohio, the daughter of John F. Pennock and Charlotte Dole, whose father was born in Canada.

Aaron’s maternal grandmother was Mary Keller (the daughter of Frederick Doyle “Fred” Keller and Clarice Blondell Buckner). Mary was born in West Virginia. Frederick was born in West Virginia, the son of Sampson Thistle Keller and Claire Josephine Van Gordon. Clarice was born in West Virginia, the daughter of Arthur Newton Buckner and Blanche Ney Bacchus.

Source: Obituary of Aaron’s maternal grandmother, Mary (Keller) Deeble Fitzgibbons – http://indianafuneralcare.com

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Allison McAtee

by stlucas on July 16, 2018

Allison McAtee – Fashion’s NIght Out 2012 – Beverly Center – Beverly Center – Los Angeles, CA, USA – Keywords: head and upper-torso portrait, black lace dress Orientation: Portrait Face Count: 1 – False – Photo Credit: Barbara Henderson / PR Photos

Birth Name: Allison K. McAtee

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

Date of Birth: September 24, 1979

Ethnicity: Slovak (maternal grandmother), Irish, English, German

Allison McAtee is an American actress.

Allison is the daughter of Sandra L. “Sandy” (Kunkel) Leichtenberger and Edward C. McAtee.

Allison’s paternal grandfather was Francis Wilson McAtee (the son of James Gardner McAtee and Lida/Lyda Alice Weimer). Francis was born in Pennsylvania. James was born in Pennsylvania, the son of Walter T. McAtee and Mary Ella Felding. Lida was born in Pennsylvania, the daughter of Frank W. Weimer and Sarah/Sadie F. Ross.

Allison’s paternal grandmother was Loma Jean Lewis (the daughter of Owen Samuel Lewis and Wilma Mildred Martha Morse). Loma was born in Pennsylvania. Owen was born in Pennsylvania, the son of Charles Manville Lewis and Etta Fern Hollenbeck. Wilma was born in John Henry Morse and Ella Maude Keeler.

Allison’s maternal grandfather was Henry H. Kunkel (the son of Henry Worstell Kunkel and Dorothy R. Harrison). Allison’s grandfather Henry was born in Ohio. Allison’s great-grandfather Henry was born in Ohio, the son of Henry F. Kunkel, whose parents were German, and of Margaret Ann Worstell. Dorothy was the daughter of Dennis Henry Harrison and Laura Ellen Ross.

Allison’s maternal grandmother was Lucille W. Pristas (the daughter of Michael Pristas and Anna Sako). Lucille was born in Pennsylvania, to parents from Czechoslovakia. Anna was the daughter of Andrew Sako and Mary Helen Dobranski. Allison’s great-grandparents Michael and Anna were listed as Slovak speakers on the 1920 and 1930 U.S. Censuses.

Sources: Obituary of Allison’s paternal grandmother, Loma Jean (Lewis) McAtee – http://www.legacy.com

Obituary of Allison’s maternal grandmother, Lucille (Pristas) Kunkel Küffer Simonsen – http://www.legacy.com


Bo Burnham

by follers on July 16, 2018

Birth Name: Robert Pickering Burnham

Place of Birth: Hamilton, Massachusetts, U.S.

Date of Birth: August 21, 1990

Ethnicity: English, other

Bo Burnham is an American comedian, singer, songwriter, musician, rapper, actor, director, screenwriter, and poet.

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