Birth Name: Charles Woodward Koontz
Place of Birth: Concord, Contra Costa, California, United States
Date of Birth: August 10, 1987
Ethnicity: Irish, as well as English, Scottish, German, and possibly French
Charley Koontz is an American actor.
Charley’s paternal grandfather is Billy Wayne Koontz (the son of Harley Wayne Koontz and Hazel Marie DeFord). Billy was born in Iowa. Harley was born in Iowa, the son of Cyrus Koontz and Mary Rosella Revele. Hazel was born in Iowa, the daughter of Franklin Edward DeFord and Edith Johnson, whose parents were English.
Charley’s paternal grandmother is Ileene Margaret Woodward (the son of John Green Wooward and Margaret Elizabeth Pray). Ileene was born in Iowa. John was born in Iowa, the son of James Woodward, who was English, and of Rebecca Green. Margaret was born in Iowa, the daughter of Hugh Pray, who was Irish, and of Annie Davis McFadden, whose parents were Irish.
Charley’s maternal grandfather is Charles Henry Johnson (the son of Charles Henry Johnson and Mary Loretta Dempsey). Charley’s grandfather Charles was born in Illinois. Charley’s great-grandfather Charles was born in Illinois, the son of John Wesley Johnson and Missouri Ann Smith. Mary Loretta was born in Illinois, to Irish parents, Malachi James Dempsey and Sarah T. Feehan.
Charley’s maternal grandmother is Anita Ruth Doran (the daughter of James E. Doran and Johanna A. Shea). Anita was born in Massachusetts. James was born in Massachusetts, to Irish parents, with his mother being Hannah Dillon. Johanna was born in Massachusetts, also to Irish parents, Timothy Edward Shea and Bridget Kennedy.
Sources: Genealogy of Charley’s paternal grandfather, Billy Wayne Koontz – http://www.familysearch.org
Genealogy of Charley’s paternal grandmother, Ileene Margaret (Woodward) Koontz – http://www.familysearch.org
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