Birth Name: Vanessa Jane Kirby
Place of Birth: Hammersmith, London, England, U.K.
Date of Birth: 18 April, 1987
Vanessa Kirby is an English actress. She is known for playing Princess Margaret in The Crown and White Widow in Mission: Impossible – Fallout.
Her father is urologist/prostate surgeon Roger Kirby (Roger Sinclair Kirby).
Vanessa’s paternal grandfather was Kenneth S. Kirby, a professor of cell chemistry (the son of Arthur S. Kirby and Alice Maud Williams). Kenneth was born in Whitby, Yorkshire. Arthur was the son of I. Kirby and Hannah.
Vanessa’s paternal grandmother is Janet H. Sturgess (the daughter of Frank Sheldon Sturgess and Kathleen Alice Hodgkinson). Janet was born in Aston, Warwickshire. Frank was the son of Sheldon Sturgess and Lizzie Tunnicliff. Kathleen was the daughter of Charles Hodgkinson and Alice Midwinter.
Sources: Genealogy of Vanessa Kirby (focusing on her father’s side) – http://www.famechain.com
Marriage record of Vanessa’s paternal great-great-grandparents, Sheldon Sturgess and Lizzie Tunnicliff – https://www.familysearch.org