Farley Granger

Birth Name: Farley Earle Granger, Jr.

Date of Birth: July 1, 1925

Place of Birth: San Jose, Santa Clara, California, United States

Date of Death: March 27, 2011

Place of Death: New York City, New York

Ethnicity: English, distant Dutch

Farley Granger was an American actor.

Farley’s paternal grandfather was Clarence Albert Granger (the son of Farley Benjamin Granger and Annie/Anna Robbins). Farley’s great-grandfather Farley was the son of Oliver Granger and Lydia Dibble. Annie was born in Shropshire, England, the daughter of John Robbins and Eliza Humphreys.

Farley’s paternal grandmother was Clara Hall (the daughter of Charles Cooper Hall and Josephine Maria Smith). Josephine was the daughter of Timothy Seymour Smith and Susan Caroline Crippen.

Farley’s maternal grandparents were William Preston Hopkins and Loretta “Etta” Van Valkenburg/Volkenburg.

Sources: Genealogy of Farley Granger – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com

Genealogy of Farley Granger (focusing on his father’s side) – https://www.geni.com

Farley Granger on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

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