Pat Schroeder

by follers on October 11, 2018

Birth Name: Patricia Nell Scott

Place of Birth: Portland, Oregon, U.S.

Date of Birth: July 30, 1940

Ethnicity: Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, Scottish, English, Irish, Welsh, distant German

Pat Schroeder is an American politician. A member of the Democratic Party, she was a Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Colorado, from January 3, 1973 to January 3, 1997.

She was a candidate for the Democratic Party’s nomination for President of the United States in 1988.

Pat is the daughter of Bernice Lemoin (Scott), a teacher, and Lee Combs Scott, a pilot and aviation insurance company owner. Her parents were born in Nebraska. She is married to Jim Schroeder, with whom she has two children.

Pat’s paternal grandfather was Frank H. Scott (the son of Robert McIntyre Scott and Rebecca Tinney). Frank was born in Pennsylvania, to Northern Irish parents. Robert was born in Londonderry, Donegal, the son of William David Scott and Sarah McIntyre.

Pat’s paternal grandmother was Clara May Combs (the daughter of Alonzo Leonidas Combs and Sarah Bunker Huntington). Clara was born in Nebraska. Alonzo was the son of William D. Combs and Mary Jane McGrew. Sarah was the daughter of Steven Ault Huntington and Clarissa Lovejoy Baldwin.

Pat’s maternal grandfather was Humphrey Clyde Scott (the son of William Crawford Scott and Louisa Frances Davis). Humphrey was born in Iowa. William was the son of David Irwin/Erwin Scott and Eleanor Malone. Louisa was the daughter of Richard M. Davis and Nancy A. Foutz.

Pat’s maternal grandmother was Nellie/Nelle Eugenia Webster (the daughter of Abraham Wheeler Webster and Rachel A. Young). Nelle was born in Indiana. Abraham was the son of Thomas Corbin Webster and Nancy Dowers. Rachel was the daughter of Amaziah Young and Mary Beebe.

Sources: Genealogy of Pat Schroeder (focusing on her father’s side) –

Pat’s father on the 1930 U.S. Census –

Pat’s mother on the 1930 U.S. Census –

Obituary of Pat’s mother –


Peter McRobbie

by follers on October 11, 2018

Place of Birth: Hawick, Scottish Borders, Scotland

Date of Birth: 31 March, 1943

Ethnicity: Scottish

Peter McRobbie is an American actor. He is known for his role in the film The Visit (2015).

Peter was born in Hawick, Scotland, the son of Mary and William McRobbie. He moved to the U.S. with his family in the early 1950s, settling in Milford, Connecticut. Peter is married to stage actress Charlotte Bova, with whom he has two children.

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Grace Gummer

by follers on October 11, 2018

Grace Gummer – “Wildlife” Los Angeles Premiere – Arrivals – ArcLight Hollywood, 6360 Sunset Boulevard – Los Angeles, CA. USA –  Photo Credit: Photography by E /

Birth Name: Grace Jane Gummer

Place of Birth: New York City, New York, U.S.

Date of Birth: May 9, 1986

Ethnicity: Norwegian (paternal grandmother), German, Swiss-German, English, Irish, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, Scottish, approximately 1/16th French, remote Swedish

Grace Gummer is an American actress. She is the daughter of sculptor Don Gummer and actress Meryl Streep. Her siblings are musician and actor Henry Wolfe Gummer, actress Mamie Gummer, and model Louisa Gummer.

Grace’s father has Norwegian, English, and 1/8h French, ancestry. Grace’s mother has German, Swiss-German, English, Irish, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, Scottish, and remote French and Swedish, ancestry.

Grace’s paternal grandfather is William Adolph Gummer (the son of William Adolph Gummer and Rosa L. Hutton). Grace’s grandfather William was born in Tennessee. Grace’s great-grandfather William was the son of William Adolph E. Gummer and Kate/Katie E. Robbe, who was of French descent.

Grace’s paternal grandmother is Dorothy Jacobson (the daughter of Stanley Jacobsen/Jacobson and Celia/Cecilia Gesme). Dorothy was born in Wisconsin. Stanley was the son of Thomas Andreas Jacobsen and Berthe Marie/Mary Eids Bakken. Celia was the daughter of Jens James Knudson Gjesme and Inger Mikkelsen/Mickelson. All of Stanley and Celia’s grandparents were Norwegian.

Grace’s maternal grandfather was Harry William Streep (the son of Harry William/Wilbur Streep and Helena/Helen/Carolena “Lena” Huber). Grace’s grandfather Harry was born in New Jersey, and was a pharmaceutical executive. Grace’s great-grandfather Harry was the son of Frederick Streeb/Streep and Elizabeth Amberger/Amsberger, who were born in New Jersey, both of them to German immigrant parents. Helena was the daughter of Wilhelm Balthazar “William” Huber, who was Swiss (of Swiss-German background), born in Giswil, in the canton of Obwalden, and of Helena/Carolina Fredericka “Lena” Halter/Haltee, whose parents were German.

Grace’s maternal grandmother was Mary Wolf Wilkinson (the daughter of Harry Rockafellow Wilkinson and Mary Agnes “Mamie” Wolf). Grace’s grandmother Mary Wolf was born in New York, and was a fine-artist and art editor. Harry was the son of Eleazer Twining Wilkinson and Margaretta/Margaret Scarborough Betts. Grace’s great-grandmother Mary “Mamie” Agnes was the daughter of Henry Charles Wolf, who was born in Pennsylvania, to German parents, and of Mary Agnes McFadden, who was born in Ireland, the daughter Manus McFadden and Grace Strain.

Sources: Genealogy of Grace Gummer –

Genealogy of Grace’s father –

Obituary of Grace’s paternal grandfather, William Adolph Gummer –

Genealogy of Grace’s paternal grandmother, Dorothy Jacobson (focusing on her own mother’s side) –

Grace’s paternal grandmother, Dorothy Jacobson, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

Grace’s paternal great-grandfather, Stanley Jacobsen/Jacobson, on the 1910 U.S. Census –

Grace’s paternal great-grandmother, Celia Gesme, on the 1920 U.S. Census –

Genealogies of Grace’s mother –

Genealogy of Grace Gummer (focusing on her mother’s side) –

Genealogy of Grace’s mother (focusing on her own father’s side) –

Genealogies of Grace’s mother (focusing on her own mother’s side) –

Grace’s maternal great-great-grandparents, Frederick Streeb/Streep and Elizabeth Amberger/Amsberger, on the 1910 U.S. Census –

Family history of Grace’s maternal great-grandmother, Helena/Helen/Carolena “Lena” Huber –

Grace’s maternal great-great-grandparents, Wilhelm Balthazar “William” Huber and Helena/Carolina Fredericka “Lena” Halter/Haltee, on the 1900 U.S. Census –

Grace’s maternal great-grandmother, Mary Agnes “Mamie” Wolf, on the 1900 U.S. Census –

Death record of Grace’s maternal great-great-grandparents, Henry Charles Wolf and Mary Agnes McFadden –


Dolores Chaplin

by maurogomes3193 on October 11, 2018

Dolores Chaplin – 39th Annual Deauville American Festival – “Snowpiercer” Premiere and Closing Ceremony – Arrivals – The CID, Palais des Congres – Deauville, France – Photo Credit: Pixplanete / PR Photos

Birth Name: Dolores Betaudier Chaplin

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

Date of Birth: C. 1971

Ethnicity: African-Trinidadian (maternal grandfather), Irish, English, 1/32 Scottish

Dolores Chaplin is a British actress and production manager.

Dolores was born in London, England, and grew up in France and Spain. Her father, actor Michael Chaplin (born in Michael John Chaplin), was born in Santa Monica, California, of English, Irish, and 1/16th Scottish, ancestry. Her mother, painter Patricia Chaplin (born Patricia V. Betaudier), was born in London, England, of African-Trinidadian and Irish ancestry.

Her sister is actress Carmen Chaplin. Among her first cousins are actresses Kiera Chaplin and Oona Chaplin, circus performer and actor James Thiérrée, and actor and rapper Orson Chaplin. She is the niece of actors Geraldine Chaplin and Sydney Chaplin.

Dolores’s paternal grandfather was actor Charlie Chaplin (born Charles Spencer Chaplin, the son of Charles Chaplin and Hannah Harriet Pedlingham Hill, who were entertainers). Charlie was born in England. His documented ancestry was English and some Irish. Dolores’s great-grandfather Charles was the son of Spencer Chaplin and Ellen Elizabeth Smith. Hannah was the daughter of Charles Frederick Hill and Mary Ann Terry.

Dolores’s paternal grandmother was Oona O’Neill, an actress (the daughter of playwright Eugene O’Neill [Eugene Gladstone O’Neill] and writer Agnes Boulton). Oona was born in Warwick Parish, Bermuda. Eugene was born in New York City, New York, the son of actor James O’Neill, who was born in Kilkenny, Ireland, and of Ella O’Neill (born Mary Ellen Quinlan), who was born in New Haven, Connecticut, to Irish parents, Thomas Joseph Quinlan and Bridget Lundigan. Dolores’s great-grandmother Agnes was born in London, the daughter of Edward William Boulton, an artist, who was American, of English and Scottish descent, and of Cecil/Cecille Maud/Maude Williams.

Dolores’s maternal grandfather was Patrick C. Betaudier, a painter. Patrick was born in Trinidad, in the West Indies.

Dolores’s maternal grandmother was Kathleen Doherty, a model. Kathleen was Irish.

Charlie Chaplin is often stated to have had some degree of Romani (Gypsy) ancestry. It does not appear that this ancestral claim has ever been verified/documented. Charlie was sometimes believed to have been Jewish (especially during his lifetime), but his parents were not of Jewish heritage.

Sources: Genealogies of Dolores Chaplin –

Genealogies of Dolores’s paternal grandparents, Charlie Chaplin (Charles Spencer Chaplin) and Oona O’Neill –

Genealogy of Dolores’s paternal grandfather, Charlie Chaplin (Charles Spencer Chaplin) –

Draft card of Dolores’s paternal grandfather, Charlie Chaplin (Charles Spencer Chaplin) –

Information about Dolores’s mother –

Photo by Prphotos


Taylor Louderman

by madman on October 11, 2018

Taylor Louderman – “In the Heart of the Sea” New York City Premiere – Arrivals – Frederick P. Rose Hall, Jazz at Lincoln Center – New York City, NY, USA – Keywords: Orientation: Portrait Face Count: 1 – False – Photo Credit: Loredana Sangiuliano /

Birth Name: Taylor Elizabeth Louderman

Place of Birth: Madison, Wisconsin, U.S.

Date of Birth: December 21, 1990

Ethnicity: English, German, Scottish, Irish, remote French

Taylor Louderman is an American actress, singer, and dancer.

She is the daughter of Suzanne and Joe Louderman. Her father is of English, Scottish, Irish, and German descent. Her mother’s ancestry is German, English, and remote French.

Taylor’s paternal grandfather was Joe Rogers Louderman (the son of Jess Lee Louderman and Clela Marie Morgan). Jess was the son of Charles Lowderman and Mary Cowan, whose father was born in Canada, to Scottish parents, and whose mother was English. Clela was the daughter of William H. Morgan, whose mother’s parents were German, and Celia/Clio E.

Taylor’s paternal grandmother was Rachel Kay McGrann (the daughter of Samuel McGrann and Muriel Mae Hotten). Samuel was the son of William McGrann, who was Irish, and Rachel Lennox, who was English, and likely had Scottish ancestry. Muriel was the daughter of George Paul Hotten, whose parents were English, and Barbara A. Rist.

Taylor’s maternal grandfather was Leonard Alvin Armstrong (the son of Julian Samuel Armstrong and Edith Viola Sohn). Julian was the son of Robert Woolsey Armstrong, whose father was English, and Julia Elenora Pickles, who was of half English and half German descent. Edith was the daughter of William John Sohn, whose father was Alsatian German, and LaVina Catherine Wideman.

Taylor’s maternal grandmother was Brenda Clydina Bremer (the daughter of Lawrence Throne Bremer and Susie Lee Warder). Lawrence was the son of Joseph John Bremer, whose parents were German, and Mary Emma Throne, whose mother was German. Susie was the daughter of Otis Roy Warder and Tressie Clydena Reno.

Source: Genealogy of Taylor Louderman –