Deborah Ann Woll

Deborah Ann Woll at the Season 7 premiere of HBO's 'True Blood'

Woll in 2014, photo by Starfrenzy/Bigstock.com

Place of Birth: Brooklyn, New York City, New York, U.S.

Date of Birth: February 7, 1985

Ethnicity:
*father – German, Irish, English, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, one eighth Finland-Swedish

Deborah Ann Woll is an American actress. She is known for starring on the series True Blood and Daredevil, and in the film Escape Room (2019).

She is married to E. J. Scott.

Deborah’s paternal grandfather was Richard F. Woll (the son of Hugh Cassilly Woll and Mary Stella C. Laurent). Hugh was the son of Joseph Edwin Woll, Sr., whose parents were German, and of Annie Louise Cassilly, whose parents were Irish. Mary was the daughter of Joseph Laurent, whose parents were German, and of Mary Emma, a German immigrant.

Deborah’s paternal grandmother was Dorrit H. Bock (the daughter of Lee Carl Bock and Dorrit Cox). Deborah’s grandmother Dorrit was born in Port Arthur, Texas. Lee was the son of Andrew James Bock, Jr., whose father and maternal grandparents were German, and of Adelena Elizabeth “Lena” Okeman/Ackerman, who was born in Singsby, Wasa, Finland, and was likely of Finland-Swedish ancestry. Deborah’s great-grandmother Dorrit was the daughter of John M. Cox and Daisy MacFarlane, and had deep roots in the U.S.

Source: Obituary of Deborah’s paternal grandfather, Richard F. Woll – https://www.legacy.com

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  1. Erik1714 says:

    Her paternal grandfather’s obituary:

    https://www.legacy.com/us/obituaries/buffalonews/name/richard-woll-obituary?id=4559202

    Deborah’s paternal grandfather was Richard F. Woll (the son of Hugh Cassilly Woll and Mary Stella C. Laurent). Hugh was the son of Joseph Edwin Woll Sr., the son of German parents; and of Annie Louise Cassilly, the daughter of Irish parents. Mary Stella was the daughter of Joseph Laurent, the son of German parents, and Mary Emma, a German emigrant.

    Deborah’s paternal grandmother was Dorrit H. Bock (the daughter of Lee Carl Bock and Dorrit Cox). Deborah’s grandmother Dorrit was born in Port Arthur, Texas. Lee was the son of Andrew James Bock Jr., whose father and maternal grandparents were German; and of Adelena “Lena” Elizabeth Okeman/Ackerman, who was born in Finland, and was likely of Finland-Swedish ancestry. Deborah’s great-grandmother Dorrit was the daughter of John M. Cox and Daisy MacFarlane, and had some deep lines in Ameri

  2. ! says:

    She actually dyes her hair red. That’s what it says on wikipedia. I think she’s really brunette.

  3. metusa says:

    She cute looking girl for a red head lol..

  4. Paul. says:

    She’s amazingly gorgeous.

    Look at that hair! :O

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