Dean Norris

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Birth Name: Dean Joseph Norris

Place of Birth: South Bend, Indiana, U.S.

Date of Birth: April 8, 1963

*father – English, Irish, German
*mother – Hungarian

Dean Norris is an American actor. He is known for his roles on the series Breaking Bad and in the films Remember, Death Wish, and Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark.

Dean is the son of Rosemary and Jack Norris. He is married to Bridget, with whom he has five children.

Dean’s paternal grandfather was Ralph John Norris (the son of John Brant Norris and Annie Elizabeth Harper). Ralph was born in Illinois, to an English mother.

Dean’s paternal grandmother was Agnes Collins (the daughter of Tunis V. Collins and Emma B. Eilerman). Agnes was born in Ohio. Tunis was the son of Addison Collins and Sallie B.

Dean’s maternal grandfather was named Joseph A. Lacay. Joseph was Hungarian.

Dean’s maternal grandmother was Julia Batcho (the daughter of Sandor/Alexander/Ellis Bacso/Batcho and Veronica Sarvicst). Julia was born in Illinois, to Hungarian parents.

Sources: Dean’s father on the 1930 U.S. Census –

Dean’s paternal grandfather, Ralph John Norris, on the 1900 U.S. Census –

Dean’s maternal grandmother, Julia Batcho, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

Passenger record of Dean’s maternal great-grandfather, Sandor/Alexander/Ellis Bacso/Batcho –

3 Responses

  1. follers says:

    Bablah, is Norris’ mother’s ethnic group correct?

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