Aimee Mann

Birth Name: Aimee Elizabeth Mann

Place of Birth: Richmond, Virginia, U.S.

Date of Birth: September 8, 1960

Ethnicity: English, one quarter Norwegian, German, Welsh, Scottish, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish

Aimee Mann is an American rock singer and songwriter.

She is married to singer, songwriter, and composer Michael Penn. Michael is the brother of actors Sean Penn and Chris Penn.

Aimee’s paternal grandfather was Francis William Mann, Sr. (the son of Benjamin Evan Mann and Clara Killian). Francis was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Benjamin was the son of James M. Mann and Mary Williams Derr/Dean. Clara was the daughter of Frank Killian and Louisa Hoscher.

Aimee’s paternal grandmother was Ruth Wilson White (the daughter of Theodore Wesley White and Virginia Lee Wilson). Ruth was born in Maryland. Theodore was the son of William S. White and Mariah Ann Evans. Virginia was the daughter of The Rev. James Massey Wilson and Margaret Elizabeth Wallace.

Aimee’s maternal grandfather was Adolph Lester Skundberg (the son of Alfred William Skundberg and Nora Louisa/Louise Olson/Olsen). Adolph was born in Galesville, Wisconsin. Alfred was the son of Norwegian parents, from Oppland, Anders Nielsen Skundberg, from Biri, and Beata/Beatha Olsdatter/Olson Petrund/Petrud, from Vardal. Nora was also the daughter of Norwegian parents, Soren Olson, from Stange, and Bertha Marie Larsen, Gjøvik, Oppland.

Aimee’s maternal grandmother was Nellie Blanche Knox (the daughter of Henry Walter Knox and Mamie Summerlin). Nellie was born in Tarboro, North Carolina. Henry was the son of George W. Knox and Lucy Ward. Mamie was the daughter of Jerry Thomas Summerlin and Sarah/Sally Taylor.

Sources: Genealogies of Aimee Mann –

1 Response

  1. FLASHP01NT says:

    Great looking woman from the 80’s. Very striking face. Til Tuesday’s album still sounds fresh: Especially “Love in a Vacuum”, “Maybe Monday and “Voices Carry”.

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