Will Poulter


Poulter in 2013, photo by prphotos

Birth Name: William Jack Poulter

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

Date of Birth: 28 January, 1993

Ethnicity: English, Welsh, Scottish

Will Poulter is an English actor and producer. His father is English. His mother, who is from Kenya, has English and possibly Scottish, ancestry.

Will’s paternal grandfather is Eldred Poulter (the son of James Poulter and Hannah Stead). Eldred was born in Pontefract, Yorkshire. James was the son of Henry Poulter and Sarah Bell. Hannah was the daughter of John Stead and Eleanor Milner.

Will’s paternal grandmother is named Joyce M. Norton.

Will’s maternal grandfather was Jack Barrah, a well-known game warden in Kenya (the son of Enoch Jack Barrah and Mary Elizabeth Hindle). Jack was born in Nairobi, Kenya. Enoch was born in Numurkah, Victoria, Australia, the son of Frederick William Barrah, whose parents were from Pembrokeshire, Wales, and of Sarah Anne Mottashaw.

Will’s maternal grandmother was named Patricia Ewing “Pat” Patterson.

A 2007 article seemed to state that Will’s mother is Jewish. However, this was an error.

Source: Obituary of Will’s maternal grandfather, Jack Barrah – http://www.telegraph.co.uk

3 Responses

  1. Matt the Brazilian says:

    Looks like an afro albino

  2. celebfan says:

    He’s going to play the evil clown in the remake of “It.”

  3. Capricious says:

    Looks like the guy who’d typically bully you in school.

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