Dave Annable

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Annable in 2010, photo by Prphotos.com

Birth Name: David Rodman Annable

Place of Birth: Suffern, New York, U.S.

Date of Birth: September 15, 1979

*father – German, as well as English, French, and Irish
*mother – Ashkenazi Jewish, Puerto Rican

Dave Annable is an American actor. He has had leading roles on the series Brothers & Sisters, 666 Park Avenue, and Heartbeat.

Dave’s father is of German descent on one side, and of English, French, Irish, and German ancestry on the other side. Dave’s mother, who was raised Jewish, is of Ashkenazi Jewish and Puerto Rican descent.

Dave is married to actress Odette Annable (born Odette Yustman), with whom he has two children.

Dave’s paternal grandfather was Herbert Rodman Annable (the son of Herbert Cecil Annable and Catherine Louise Shattuck). Dave’s grandfather Herbert was born in New York. Dave’s great-grandfather Herbert was born in Winchester, Dundas, Ontario, Canada, the son of Herbert Holmes Annable and Ethel Maud Durant. Catherine was the daughter of John Prentice Shattuck and Mary Thorn.

Dave’s paternal grandmother was Ethel Martha Drutjons (the daughter of William/Wilhelm Drutjons and Marie Meta Harms). Ethel was born in New York, to German parents. William was born in Westerwanna, the son of Michael Drutjons. Meta was born in Sildweghe.

Dave’s maternal grandfather was Louis Baron (the son of Sam Baron and Shirley Bendetson). Louis was born in New York, to Polish Jewish parents. Shirley was the daughter of Benjamin Bendetson and Doba Berszowski.

Dave’s maternal grandmother was Ida Lopez (the daughter of Ramon López González and Otilia López Latorre). Ida was born in New York, to Puerto Rican, Catholic parents. Ramon was the son of Jose López y Arvelo and Isabel González Pérez. Otilia was the daughter of Francisco López González and Jova Latorre y Soto.

Sources: http://www.interfaithfamily.com

Genealogy of Dave Annable (focusing on his father’s side) – http://bowergenealogy.ca

Dave’s paternal great-grandparents, Herbert Cecil Annable and Catherine Louise Shattuck, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

Obituary of Dave’s maternal grandmother, Ida (Lopez) Baron – https://obits.lohud.com

7 Responses

  1. transemacabre says:

    His great-grandfather Wilhelm (William) Drutjons was born in Westerwanna, to Michael Drutjons.

    Great-grandmother Marie Meta Harms was born in “Sildweghe” Germany according to her husband’s naturalization papers. I cannot find a town with a similar name.

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