Birth Name: Gary Michael Cole
Place of Birth: Park Ridge, Illinois, U.S.
Date of Birth: September 20, 1956
Ethnicity: English, German, French-Canadian
Gary Cole is an American actor and voice actor. He is the son of Margaret, a director of finance, and Robert Cole, a school administrative assistant. He has a daughter with his late wife, actress Teddi Siddall.
Gary’s maternal grandfather was named Wilber/Willis Grove. Wilber was born in Indiana.
Gary’s maternal grandmother was Hazel B. Hartman (the daughter of Clyde Thomas Hartman and Neila/Neala/Nealia Cavanaugh/Cabana/Cabanaw). Hazel was born in Indiana. Clyde was the son of Thomas H. Hartman and Laura C. Neila was the daughter of Francis Xavier Cabanaw, who was French-Canadian, and of Harriet Labadie, who was born in Michigan, to French-Canadian parents.
Sources: Gary’s mother on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Obituary of Gary’s mother – https://www.legacy.com
Genealogy of Gary’s maternal grandmother, Hazel B. Hartman (through her brother) – https://www.findagrave.com
Death record of Gary’s maternal grandmother, Hazel B. (Hartman) Grove – https://www.familysearch.org
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