Birth Name: Gabriel Michael Bateman
Place of Birth: Turlock, California, U.S.
Date of Birth: September 10, 2004
Ethnicity: English, Irish, Scottish, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, Welsh, one eighth Danish, 1/16th Greek, small amount of German
Gabriel Bateman is an American actor. He has starred in the films Lights Out (2016), Child’s Play (2019), and Think Like a Dog (2020), among others.
Among his siblings are actors Judah Bateman, Leah Bateman, and Talitha Bateman.
Gabriel’s patrilineal line can be traced to Benjamin Bateman, who was born, c. 1826, in Regents Park, London, England.
Gabriel’s paternal grandfather is Arthur John Bateman (the son of Ronald MacPherson/MackPherson Bateman and Ella Elizabeth Nelson). Arthur was born in California. Ronald was born in California, the son of English parents, Arthur John Farguhar Bateman, who was born in Clapham Holy Trinity, and Isabell/Isabel/Isabella Stuart MacPherson, whose own father was Scottish. Gabriel’s great-grandmother Ella was born in Minnesota, and was the daughter of Danish parents, Hans Emil Nelson and Valborg Vilhelmine Andersen, from Copenhagen.
Gabriel’s paternal grandmother is Nikki Elaine Matherly (the daughter of Roy Richard Matherly and Ethel May Bell). Roy was the son of William Ross Matherly and Fern D. Smith. Ethel was the daughter of James Shirley Bell and Ruth Inez Diefendorf/Dieffendorf.
Gabriel’s maternal grandfather is Joel Andre Hassell (the son of Joe/Joseph Davis Hassell and Katherine/Kathleen Enid Halkes). Joel was born in Michigan. Joseph was the son of William Thomas Hassell and Delia Ann Johnson. Kathleen was the daughter of Frank N. Halkes, who was born in Piraeus, Attiki, Attiki, Greece, and of Eva May Boyd.
Gabriel’s maternal grandmother is Phyllis Marilyn Burke (the daughter of George Frederick Burke and Edna Maurine Martin). Phyllis was born in Colorado. George was the son of George Samuel Burke and Rose Marjorie Stewart. Edna was the daughter of William Winters Martin and Brittie Eleanor Johnston.
Sources: Gabriel’s paternal great-grandfather, Ronald MacPherson/MackPherson Bateman, on the 1910 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Ronald MacPherson/MackPherson Bateman on the 1920 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Genealogy of Gabriel’s paternal great-grandmother, Ethel May Bell (focusing on her father’s side) – https://wc.rootsweb.com
Gabriel’s maternal great-grandfather, Joe/Joseph Davis Hassell, on the 1910 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Gabriel’s maternal great-great-grandfather and step-great-great-grandmother, Frank N. Halkes and Thelma Lake, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Gabriel’s maternal great-grandfather, George Frederick Burke, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org