Place of Birth: Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
Date of Birth: July 16, 1987
Ethnicity: Scottish, English, Welsh, Irish, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, possibly other
AnnaLynne McCord is an American actress, women’s activist, and model. Her roles include the film The Haunting of Molly Hartley and the series 90210.
AnnaLynne is the daughter of Sheri (Garday) and David Lance McCord. Her father is a Christian minister.
There is an internet rumor that one of AnnaLynne’s grandmothers was Kenyan. This does not appear to be accurate.
AnnaLynne’s paternal grandfather was William Larry McCord (the son of James Broadus McCord and Edna Pearl Martin). William was born in Atlanta, Georgia. Edna was the daughter of John Milton Martin and Mary Ann Fortner.
AnnaLynne’s paternal grandmother is Peggy Thomas (the daughter of Lee Sanders Thomas and Etoyle Haynes). Lee was the son of Henry Lee Thomas and Mary Elizabeth Bessie Persons. Etoyle was the daughter of David Mathis Haynes and Bertie Mae McGarity.
AnnaLynne’s maternal grandfather likely is Roy B. Garday (the son of Silas T. Garday and Alma). Roy was born in Florida. Silas was the son of Silas T. Garday and Ida.
AnnaLynne’s maternal grandmother is named Gloria.
Sources: Obituary of AnnaLynne’s paternal grandfather, William Larry McCord – http://www.ajc.com
Death record of AnnaLynne’s paternal great-great-grandmother, Mary Ann (Fortner) Martin – https://www.familysearch.org