Christine Lakin

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Birth Name: Christine Helen Lakin

Place of Birth: Dallas, Texas

Date of Birth: January 25, 1979

*25% Ashkenazi Jewish
*25% English, with some Irish and German
*25% Polish
*25% Czech

Christine Lakin is an American actress. She is known for starring on the ABC/CBS show Step by Step. Christine was born in Dallas, Texas, and was raised in Georgia by her parents, Karen (Niedwick) and James Daley Lakin.

Christine’s paternal grandfather was Barnet/Bernard Richard Sakin/Lakin (the son of Samuel Sakin and Dinah Goldberg). Christine’s grandfather was Jewish, the son of parents from Minsk, Belarus. Samuel was the son of Gabriel Zakin and M’Tova/Tillie. Dinah was the daughter of Joseph Jacob Goldberg.

Christine’s paternal grandmother was Helen Hazel Walters (the daughter of Purl Sylvester Walters and Grace Ethel Miller). Helen had English, and some Irish and German, ancestry. Purl was the son of Myron Bartlet Walters and Mary Emmarillis Tippett. Grace was the daughter of Rudolphus R. Miller and Mary Elizabeth McCue.

Christine’s maternal grandparents were Robert Frank Niedwick (the son of Teofil Niedzwiecki and Antonina Nieszczerzeski) and Helen Eloise/Louise Foukal (the daughter of John Foukal and Anna Jelinek). Robert’s parents were Polish. Antonia was the daughter of Adam Nieszczerzerski and Mary Aneszkiewicz. Helen’s parents were Czech.

Sources: Genealogy of Christine Lakin (focusing on her father’s side) –

Birth record of Christine Lakin –

Christine’s paternal grandfather, Bernard Richard Lakin (then Barnet Sakin), on the 1920 U.S. Census –

Genealogy of Christine’s paternal great-grandfather, Purl Sylvester Walters (focusing on his own father’s side) –

Death record of Christine’s maternal grandfather, Robert Frank Niedwick –

Christine’s maternal grandmother, Helen Eloise/Louise Foukal, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

Death records of Christine’s maternal grandmother, Helen Eloise/Louise (Foukal) Niedwick –

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