Birth Name: Brianne Nicole Howey
Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States
Date of Birth: May 24, 1989
Ethnicity: English, German, Polish, Irish, Scottish, one eighth Swedish, distant French-Canadian
Brianne Howey is an American actress. She stars on the show Ginny & Georgia.
Her mother was of one half German, one quarter Polish, and one quarter Irish, descent.
Brianne’s paternal grandfather was Richard William Howey (the son of Richard William Howey and Mary Ann Campbell). Brianne’s grandfather Richard was born in California. Brianne’s great-grandfather Richard was the son of William Otto Howey and Hattie. Mary was the daughter of Arthur W. Campbell and Anna Margaret “Maggie” Miller.
Brianne’s paternal grandmother was Carleen Sue “Tudi” Magnuson (the daughter of Carl Stanley Magnuson and Mariam/Marian Augusta Chartier). Carleen was born in Los Angeles, California. Carl was the son of Charles John Magnuson and Hildur Frisendahl. Marian was the daughter of Fred Oswald Chartier and Ruth Marian Stewart.
Brianne’s maternal grandfather was Albert Braun, Jr. (the son of Albert Braun and Maria/Mary Hoffman). Brianne’s grandfather Albert was born in Iowa, to German parents, his father from Ochsenhof and his mother from Neumagen-Dhron, Bernkastel-Wittlich, Rhineland-Palatinate.
Brianne’s maternal grandmother is Toni Antoniak (the daughter of Charles/Casmir Antoniak and Marguarita Ellen Kiernan). Toni was born in New York. Casmir was the son of Polish parents, John Antoniak, from Nowosiólki, Lubelskie, and Helen Zakielarz, from Gladysia. Marguarita was born in California, the daughter of Edward Thomas Kiernan, who was born in Hamilton, Lanark, Scotland, to Irish parents, from Caran; and of Elizabeth Ann Harnett, who was born in Abbeyfeale, Limerick, Ireland.
Sources: Obituary of Brianne’s paternal grandfather, Richard William Howey – https://www.thebee.news
Obituary of Brianne’s paternal grandmother, Carleen Sue “Tudi” (Magnuson) Howey – https://www.legacy.com
Obituary of Brianne’s mother – https://www.latimes.com