Wendy Wilson

by savanna on April 24, 2016

LOS ANGELES - SEP 27:  Wendy Wilson at the Hero Dog Awards at Be

Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States

Date of Birth: October 16, 1969

Ethnicity:
*Swedish, Dutch, German, English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, remote French (father)
*Ashkenazi Jewish (mother)

Wendy Wilson is an American singer and television personality. She is known as a member of the pop music group Wilson Phillips, along with Chynna Phillips and her sister Carnie Wilson. Wendy is the daughter of singer Marilyn (Rovell) and musician Brian Wilson.

Wendy’s paternal grandfather was Murry Gage Wilson (the son of William Coral Wilson and Edith Sophia Stohle/Sthole). William was the son of William Henry Wilson and Alta Lenora Chitwood. Edith was the daughter of Charles J. Stohle/Sthole, who was Swedish, and of Mary Amelia Lindholm, who was born in Illinois, to Swedish parents.

Wendy’s paternal grandmother was Audree Neva Korthof (the daughter of Carl Arie Korthof and Ruth Edna “Betty” Finney). Carl was the son of Arthur/Aart Korthof/Korthoff, who was Dutch, born in Amsterdam, and of Amelia “Molly” Prignitz, whose parents were German. Ruth was the daughter of Albert H. Finney and Elnora Brass.

Wendy’s maternal grandparents were Irving Eric Rovell and Mae Gassman. Irving and Mae were Jewish.

Sources: Wendy’s birth record – https://familysearch.org

Genealogies of Wendy Wilson (focusing on her father’s side) – https://www.geni.com
http://www.wikitree.com

Genealogies of Wendy’s father – https://familysearch.org
http://famouskin.com

Genealogy of Wendy’s paternal grandfather, Murry Gage Wilson – http://www.findagrave.com

Wendy’s paternal great-grandmother, Edith Sophia Stohle/Sthole, on the 1910 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

Article on Brian and Marilyn Wilson – http://forward.com

Information on Wendy’s maternal grandparents, Irving Eric Rovell and Mae Gassman – http://smileysmile.net

Info on her father by Madman

Picture by kathclick/Bigstockphoto.com

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