Birth Name: Timothy Alan Dick
Place of Birth: Denver, Colorado, U.S.
Date of Birth: June 13, 1953
Ethnicity: German, English, Irish, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, Scottish, distant Welsh
Tim Allen is an American actor and comedian.
Tim is married to actress Jane Hajduk. He has a daughter with his former wife, Laura Deibel, and a daughter with Jane.
Tim’s paternal grandfather was Lewis Albert Dick (the son of John Finley Dick and Clara Belle Ertel). Albert was born in Iowa. John was the son of James L. Dick and Mary Ann Allender. Clara was the daughter of Philip Ertel, who was German, and of Mary Ann Lawrence.
Tim’s paternal grandmother was Rebekah Cunningham Miller (the daughter of David Speer Miller and Carrie Samantha Myton). Rebekah was born in Kansas. David was the son of William Miller and Jane. Carrie was the daughter of Samuel D. Myton and Rebecca A. Cunningham.
Tim’s maternal grandfather was George H. Fox (the son of Arthur Linke Fox and Adeline Marguerite Knabe). George was born in New York. Arthur was of German descent, the son of Theodore Benjamin Fox and Georgiana Linke, who was form Darmstadt, Hessen. Adeline’s parents, Hugo Knabe and Maria Buschhorn, were German.
Tim’s maternal grandmother was Katherine McComb (the daughter of Samuel A. McComb and Olive Bannister). Katherine was born in Michigan. Samuel was Irish, the son of William McComb and Margaret Redmond. Olive was born in Canada, the daughter of Benjamin Bannister.
Sources: Genealogy of Tim Allen – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com
Genealogy of Tim Allen (focusing on his father’s side) – http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com
Tim’s father on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Tim’s mother on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Tim’s maternal grandfather, George H. Fox, on the 1920 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
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