Place of Birth: New York, U.S.
Date of Birth: January 31, 1992
Ethnicity: English, German, Scottish, Welsh
Colby Minifie is an American actress.
Colby’s paternal grandfather was Benjamin Minifie (the son of William Joseph H. Minifie/Mennifi and Harriett E. Turner). William was the son of an English father, and of a mother named Kate L. Harriett was the daughter of German parents.
Colby’s paternal grandmother was Frances Turner Jackson (the daughter of Charles Edward Jackson and Mary R. Sparklin). Charles was the son of Henry Jackson and Annie M. Saker, who was born in Wales, to an English father and a Welsh mother. Mary was the daughter of Eugene Sparklin and Mary C. Hardesty.
Colby’s maternal grandfather was Thomas Ward Miles (the son of Russell Livingston Miles and Eleanor Kemp Thomas). Russell was the son of John Ward Miles, whose mother was English, and of Mattie Mitchell Kane. Eleanor was the daughter of Edward F. Thomas and Alice Ann Kirtz, and was of mostly German descent.
Colby’s maternal grandmother was Elizabeth Olive McCutchins Blood (the daughter of Robert McCutchins Blood and Olive Whitmore Nickerson). Elizabeth was born in Canada, to American parents. Robert was the son of Robert Allen Blood and Elizabeth A. McCutchins. Olive was the daughter of Theodore Churchill Nickerson, who was Canadian, and of Elizabeth A. Rogers.
Sources: Marriage record of Colby’s parents – https://www.nytimes.com
Colby’s paternal grandfather, Benjamin Minifie, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Obituary of Colby’s paternal grandfather, Benjamin Minifie – https://www.nytimes.com
Colby’s paternal great-grandfather, William Joseph H. Minifie/Mennifi, on the 1900 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Colby’s paternal great-grandfather, Charles Edward Jackson, on the 1900 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Obituary of Colby’s maternal grandfather, Thomas Ward Miles – https://www.washingtonpost.com
Colby’s maternal great-great-grandfather, John Ward Miles, on the 1850 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Genealogy of Colby’s maternal great-grandmother, Eleanor Kemp Thomas – https://www.geni.com
Genealogy of Colby’s maternal grandmother, Elizabeth Olive McCutchins Blood – https://www.findagrave.com