Anna Nicole Smith
Birth Name: Vickie Lynn Hogan
Date of Birth: November 28, 1967
Place of Birth: Houston, Harris, Texas, U.S.
Date of Death: February 8, 2007
Place of Death: Hollywood, Florida, U.S.
Ethnicity: English, smaller amounts of Scottish and French/French-Canadian, possibly some Irish
Anna Nicole Smith was an American model, actress, and television personality. She was also credited as Vickie Lynn Smith, Vickie Lynn Marshall, and Nikki Hart.
She was the daughter of Virgie Mae (Tabers) and Donald Eugene Smith. She was married to businessperson, academic, attorney, and government official J. Howard Marshall, until his death. She had a son, Daniel Wayne Smith, with her former husband Billy Smith; and a daughter, model and television personality Dannielynn Birkhead, with photographer Larry Birkhead.
Anna’s paternal grandfather was Clarence Eugene Hogan (the son of Walter James Hogan and Marie Vivian Cones). Clarence was born in Texas. Marie was the daughter of William A. Cones and Mary Lafreniere, who was of French-Canadian descent.
Anna’s paternal grandmother was Helen Marece Sandlin (the daughter of Morris Sandlin and Callie/Carrie Belle Blizzard). Helen was born in Louisiana. Morris was the son of Simeon Sylvanus Sandlin and Louisa Mary Huntsman. Callie was the daughter of James Thomas Blizzard and Catulia/Catula/Catular Katie Endsley.
Anna’s maternal grandfather was Melvin Alfred Tabers (the son of Nathaniel Tabers and Annie/Anna Mae/May Cook). Melvin was born in Texas. Nathaniel was likely the son of Zebulon P. Tabor and Winnie Alvie/Alvin Hicks. Annie was likely the daughter of Robert Pitts Cook and Mary Ann Fowler.
Anna’s maternal grandmother was Paralee Allman (the daughter of Jonas Caleb Allman and Ada Winchester). Paralee was born in Texas. Jonas was the son of Joseph Allman and Margaret C. Penrod. Ada was the daughter of L. R. Winchester and Mary.
Sources: Genealogy of Anna Nicole Smith – http://www.wargs.com
Genealogy of Anna Nicole Smith (focusing on her father’s side) – https://www.geni.com