Birth Name: David Evan McMullin
Place of Birth: Provo, Utah, U.S.
Date of Birth: April 2, 1976
Ethnicity: English, some Scottish
Evan McMullin is an American political figure. He is a former chief policy director for the House Republican Conference in the U.S. House of Representatives, and a former CIA agent.
He was an independent candidate for President of the United States in 2016.
Evan is of the LDS (Mormon) faith.
Evan’s paternal grandfather was David Rowe McMullin (the son of Bryant Ross McMullin and Martha Minerva Ellis). David was born in Alberta, Canada. Bryant was born in Utah, from a family from Maine, the son of Albert Eals McMullin and Nancy Jane Ross. Martha was the daughter of David Moroni Ellis, who was English, and of Sophronia Ann Jackson.
Evan’s paternal grandmother was Ruth Wood (the daughter of Harold Wood and Ida Stacey). Ruth was born in Alberta, Canada, to parents from Utah. Harold was the son of William Wood, who was English, and of Eliza Whytock, who was Scottish. Ida was the daughter of English parents, James Stacey and Sarah Hannah Burns.
Evan’s maternal grandfather was Robert Burns Bullard (the son of Edward Alexander Bullard and Nannie Elizabeth Gardner). Robert was born in Mississippi. Edward was the son of James S. Bullard and Lanie Stewart Finlayson. Nannie was the daughter of Samuel Thomas Gardner and Frances Alice Wilson.
Evan’s maternal grandmother was Julia Lethea Hatch (the daughter of Lorenzo John Hatch and Julia Wakefield). Evan’s grandmother Julia was born in Arizona. Lorenzo was the son of John Hanson Hatch and Mary Jane Standifird. Evan’s great-grandmother Julia was the daughter of Joseph Buck Wakefield and Aretha Morilla Bates.
Evan is a third cousin, once removed, of fashion designer Erin Fetherston. Evan’s maternal great-great-grandmother, Mary Jane Standifird, was a half-sister of Erin’s paternal great-grandfather, Hyrum Standifird. Their mothers were also sisters.
Source: Genealogy of Evan McMullin (focusing on his father’s side) – https://www.geni.com