Birth Name: William A. Brochtrup
Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States
Date of Birth: March 7, 1963
Ethnicity: German, English, other
Bill Brochtrup is an American film, television, and stage actor.
He was raised in Tacoma, Washington.
Bill’s paternal grandfather was Clarence William Brochtrup (the son of Frank E. Brochtrup and Catherine/Cathrine “Katie” Hermsen). Clarence was born in Nebraska. Frank was born in Wisconsin, to German parents. Catherine was also born in Wisconsin, also to German parents.
Bill’s paternal grandmother was Mary Elizabeth Cutts (the daughter of Arthur Burgess Cutts, Sr. and Mary Bernice Jones). Bill’s grandmother Mary Elizabeth was born in Idaho.
Bill’s maternal grandfather was named Kenneth Bishop.
Source: Marriage record of Bill’s paternal grandparents, Clarence William Brochtrup and Mary Elizabeth Cutts – http://www.familysearch.org
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