Birth Name: Andrea Nicole Parker
Place of Birth: Monterey, California, United States
Date of Birth: March 8, 1970
Ethnicity: Irish, English, Scottish, Dutch, German, distant French
Andrea Parker is an American actress and ballet dancer. She has worked on many television series including ER, The Pretender, Less than Perfect, Desperate Housewives and Pretty Little Liars. Andrea is married to Michael Birnbaum.
Andrea’s paternal grandfather was Col. Van R. Parker (the son of William Claude Parker and Mary Elizabeth Annin). Col. Van was born in Illinois. William was the son of Caleb Robinson Parker and Margaret Elizabeth Hensley. Andrea’s great-grandmother Mary Elizabeth was the daughter of Jacob Van Winkle Annin and Martha Annin Boyle.
Andrea’s paternal grandmother was Ellen Jean Torrey (the daughter of Lincoln Cummings Torrey and Estelle Beryl Gates). Lincoln was the son of The Rev. David Clarence Torrey and Jane Coombs Wheelwright. Estelle was the daughter of James M. Gates and Katie Kuntz/Koontz.
Source: Genealogies of Andrea’s paternal grandparents, Col. Van R. Parker and Ellen Jean Torrey – https://www.findagrave.com