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Chad Lindberg

by stlucas on June 3, 2018

Chad Lindberg – “Alex Cross” Los Angeles Premiere – Arrivals – ArcLight Cinemas – Hollywood, CA, USA – Keywords: Orientation: Portrait Face Count: 1 – False – Photo Credit: Glenn Harris / PR Photos

Birth Name: Chad Tyler Lindberg

Place of Birth: Mount Vernon, Washington, U.S.

Date of Birth: November 1, 1976

Ethnicity: Swedish, German, English, Scottish, Irish, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish

Chad Lindberg is an American actor.

Chad is the son of Luwana L. (Vogel) and Peter Jay “Pete” Lindberg.

Chad’s maternal grandfather was Lewis R. Vogel (the son of Arthur Philip Vogel and Genevieve Lula/Luella “Jenny” Ferguson). Lewis was born in Washington. Arthur was the son of Philip/Phillip Lewis/Louis Carl Vogel, whose parents were German, and of Louise Karoline Meyer, who was German. Genevieve was the daughter of Robert Mason Ferguson and Bertha Hayes Webb.

Chad’s maternal grandmother was Mary Hazel Armstrong (the daughter of Edward Cyris/Cyrus Armstrong and Martha Mae Harris). Mary was born in Kansas. Edward was the son of William P. Armstrong and Cora. Martha was the daughter of Albert Harry Harris and Willie/Willa Anna Jones.

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

Obituary of Chad’s maternal grandfather, Lewis R. Vogel – http://www.infoanddata.com

Chad’s paternal great-grandmother, Genevieve Lula/Luella “Jenny” Ferguson, on the 1920 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

Obituary of Chad’s maternal grandmother, Mary Hazel (Armstrong) Vogel – http://www.legacy.com

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Ron McGovney

by Manila on May 6, 2018

Birth Name: Ronald Joe McCovney

Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States

Date of Birth: November 2, 1963

Ethnicity: Dutch, English, French, German, Irish, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, Scottish, Welsh, as well as small amount of Channel Islander [Jersey], Cornish, and Swiss-German

Ron McGovney is an American musician. He is known as the original bassist for the heavy metal band Metallica, before he was replaced by Cliff Burton. The band’s members have also included/include Kirk Hammett, James Hetfield, Dave Mustaine, Jason Newsted, and Lars Ulrich.

Ron is the son of LaRae (Houskeeper) and Joseph Ray “Mack” McGovney.

Ron is married to Rene Michele Norrod, with whom he has three children.

Ron’s patrilineal ancestry can be traced back to his fourth great-grandfather, Thomas McGovney.

Ron’s paternal grandfather was Joseph Clifton McGovney (the son of James McGovney and Margaret Jane Metz). Joseph was born in Ohio. James was the son of James McGovney and Elizabeth Douglas. Margaret was the daughter of William Metz and Katherine Thomas.

Ron’s paternal grandmother was Matilda Catherine Simmons (the daughter of Joel B. Simmons and Clara Ellen Webb). Matilda was born in Illinois. Joel was the son of Joel Simmons and Catherine Ward. Clara was the daughter of William Webb and Matilda Baker.

Ron’s maternal grandfather was James Edmond Houskeeper (the son of Thomas Jefferson Houskeeper and Missouri Jane Ownens). James was born in Utah. Thomas was the son of John Houskeeper and Elizabeth Thompson Morrow. Missouri was the daughter of John William Owens and Ruth Yoakum.

Ron’s maternal grandmother was Alice Elnora Vance (the daughter of George Harden Vance and Mary Cashman Wakefield). Alice was born in Utah. George was the son of Isaac Young Vance and Martha Eleanor Yager. Mary Cashman was the daughter of John Fleming Wakefield and Susannah Garlick.

Ron’s matrilineal ancestry can be traced back to his ninth great-grandmother, Appolonia.

Sources: Birth record of Ron McGovney – https://www.familysearch.org

Genealogy of Ron’s father – https://www.familysearch.org

Genealogy of Ron’s mother – https://www.familysearch.org

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Finneas O’Connell

by Manila on April 23, 2018

Birth Name: Finneas Baird O’Connell

Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Date of Birth: July 30, 1997

Ethnicity: English, Irish, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, 1/32 Belgian [Flemish]

Finneas O’Connell is an American actor and musician.

Finneas is the son of actress, musician, and songwriter Maggie May Baird and Patrick Mead O’Connell. His younger sister is singer and songwriter Billie Eilish.

Finneas’ maternal grandfather was William Norton “Bill” Baird (the son of Collier Whittemore Baird and Dorothy Grace Norton). Collier was the son of William Torrey Baird and Anne Meredith Grant. Dorothy was the daughter of Lawrence Adelbert Norton and Grace Helena Bulckens, who was of half Belgian (Flemish) and half Irish descent.

Sources: Finneas’ maternal grandfather, William Norton Baird, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

Baptismal record of Finneas’ maternal great-grandmother, Dorothy Grace Norton – https://www.familysearch.org

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Billie Eilish

by Manila on April 23, 2018

Birth Name: Billie Eilish Pirate Baird O’Connell

Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Date of Birth: December 18, 2001

Ethnicity: English, Irish, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, 1/32 Belgian [Flemish]

Billie Eilish is an American singer and songwriter.

Billie is the daughter of actress, musician, and songwriter Maggie May Baird and Patrick Mead O’Connell. Her older brother is actor and musician Finneas O’Connell.

Billie’s maternal grandfather was William Norton “Bill” Baird (the son of Collier Whittemore Baird and Dorothy Grace Norton). Collier was the son of William Torrey Baird and Anne Meredith Grant. Dorothy was the daughter of Lawrence Adelbert Norton and Grace Helena Bulckens, who was of half Belgian (Flemish) and half Irish descent.

Sources: Billie’s maternal grandfather, William Norton Baird, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

Baptismal record of Billie’s maternal great-grandmother, Dorothy Grace Norton – https://www.familysearch.org

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James Bay

by Manila on April 21, 2018

James Bay – Ivor Novello Awards 2016 – Arrivals – Grosvenor House Hotel, 86-90 Park Lane – London, UK –  Photo Credit: Landmark / PR Photos

Birth Name: James Michael Bay

Place of Birth: Stevenage, Hertfordshire, England, U.K.

Date of Birth: 4 September, 1990

Ethnicity: English, some Scots-Irish/Northern Irish

James Bay is an English musician.

James is the son of Jill E. (Walton) and Nicholas Michael Bay.

James’ paternal grandfather was David Michael Bay (the son of Charles Bay and May).

James’ paternal grandmother was Patricia Kathleen Musgrave (the daughter of Francis Edward Musgrave and Kathleen Ethel Grey). Francis was the son of James Musgrave and Kathleen Lizzie Const Barker. James’ great-grandmother Kathleen was the daughter of Charles William Grey.

James’ maternal grandfather was named William H[enry] Walton.

James’ maternal grandmother was named Dorothy Holland.

Sources: Birth record of James Bay – https://www.familysearch.org

Marriage record of James’ parents – https://www.familysearch.org

Birth record of James’ father – https://www.familysearch.org

Genealogy of James’ father – http://www.thepeerage.com

Birth record of James’ mother – https://www.familysearch.org

Marriage record of James’ maternal grandparents, William H[enry] Walton and Dorothy Holland – https://www.familysearch.org

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