Bonnie Hunt

06/27/2018 – Bonnie Hunt – HBO Documentary Films’ Premiere of “Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind” – Arrivals – TCL Chinese Theatre IMAX – Hollywood, CA, USA – Photo Credit: /

Birth Name: Bonnie Lynne Hunt

Place of Birth: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

Date of Birth: September 22, 1961

*25% Irish
*25% Belgian/Luxembourgish
*50% Polish

Bonnie Hunt is an American comedian, actress, director, producer, and writer. She has appeared in Beethoven, Cheaper by the Dozen, and Cars, as well as their sequels, and many other films and television shows. She was the host of The Bonnie Hunt Show from 2008 to 2010.

Bonnie is the daughter of Alice E. (Jatczak) and Robert Edward Hunt. Her father was of half Irish and half Belgian/Luxembourgish descent. Her mother’s family is Polish.

Bonnie’s paternal grandfather was Thomas M. Hunt (the son of Patrick Hunt and Elizabeth “Lizzie” Clossick). Thomas was born in Illinois, to Irish parents. Patrick was the son of Martin Hunt and Bridget Gallagher.

Bonnie’s paternal grandmother was Celia S. Reuland (the daughter of John Peter Reuland and Agnes Anna Petit). Celia was born in Illinois. John was the son of Belgian parents, Nicholas Reuland and Maria/Mary Clemens. Agnes’s parents, Michael Petit and Catherine “Kate” Deville, were also from Luxembourg/Belgium.

Bonnie’s maternal grandfather was Frank Jatczak (the son of Josf Jatczak and Marie Maciejewski). Frank was Polish.

Bonnie’s maternal grandmother was named Mary Katerine Drejws. Mary Katerine was Polish.

Source: Bonnie’s paternal grandparents, Thomas M. Hunt and Celia S. Reuland, on the 1930 U.S. Census –


Curious about ethnicity

2 Responses

  1. ses101 says:

    She just looks and seems British, but then again lots of Brits are Germanic Celts like what she indirectly is. I thought she might have been off Scottish with a name like Bonnie, but I know that surnames don’t always mean much.

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