Andy Allo

Allo in 2013, photo by kathclick/

Place of Birth: Bamenda, Northwest Region, Cameroon

Date of Birth: 13 January, 1989

*father – Cameroonian
*mother – German, Irish, Welsh, English

Andy Allo is a Cameroonian-American singer, songwriter, guitarist, and actress.

She was born in Bamenda, Northwest Region, the daughter of Sue and Andrew Allo, an ecologist. Her father is Cameroonian. Her mother is a white American, born in Lodi, California. The family moved to Sacramento, California, when Andy was eleven years old. Andy holds dual Cameroonian and U.S. citizenship. She is pictured with her parents here.

Andy’s maternal grandfather was Christopher Norman Adams (the son of Christopher N. Adams and Mary E. Dalton). Andy’s grandfather Christopher was born in California. Andy’s great-grandfather Christopher was the son of Henry Adams, who was originally from Snowhill Townland, County Fermanagh, Ulster, Ireland, and of Susy Peck. Mary E. was from Angle, Pembrokeshire, Wales, the daughter of Thomas Dalton and Celia Longhurst; she moved to California with her parents at the age of ten.

Andy’s maternal grandmother was Viola Alma Woelmer (the daughter of Theodore F. Woelmer/Waelmeir and Mary Zabel). Theodore was the son of John Woelmer/Wollmer and Anna/Annie Kaper. Mary was the daughter of John A. Zabel, who was born in Louisville, Kentucky, to parents from Hesse, Germany; and of Magdalena Wortz/Woertz, who was originally from Baden, now Baden-Württemberg, Germany.


Death record of Andy’s maternal grandfather, Christopher Norman Adams –

Obituary of Andy’s maternal grandfather, Christopher Norman Adams –

Biography of Andy’s maternal great-grandfather, Christopher N. Adams –

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.