Haley Bennett

HOLLYWOOD - DECEMBER 06: Haley Bennett at the premiere of "Blood

Bennett in 2006, photo by s_bukley/Bigstock.com

Birth Name: Haley Loraine Keeling

Place of Birth: Fort Myers, Florida, U.S.

Date of Birth: January 7, 1988

Ethnicity: English, German, one eighth Lithuanian, Scottish, Irish

Haley Bennett is an American actress and singer.

She has one child with her partner, British film director Joe Wright.

Haley’s paternal grandfather is Thomas Marshall Keeling (the son of Thurston Keeling and Alice Lorene Fritz). Thomas was born in Ohio. Thurston was the son of Thomas Sylvester Keeling and Annie Day Greenfield. Alice was the daughter of John William Fritz and Mary Willie Hurt.

Haley’s paternal grandmother is Mary Lois Carpenter (the daughter of Hubert Herschel Carpenter and Jean Young). Hubert was the son of Albin Addison Carpenter and Lydia Alice Starr.

Haley’s maternal grandfather is Darryl Vernon Dorsey (the son of Vernon McFadden Dorsey and Georgia Belva “Dee” White). Darryl was born in Ohio. Haley’s great-grandfather Vernon was the son of Price Charles Dorsey and Mary Elizabeth Josephine Wright. Georgia was the daughter of George Steven White and Edith Bell/Marie Gillespie.

Haley’s maternal grandmother is Shirley Jean Brettrager (the daughter of Henry Herbert Brettrager and Helen Ann Zagorski/Zagorskis). Henry was the son of Anton Brettrager, who was born in Romania, and of Cornellie Wallner/Walter, who was born in Hungary; Anton and Cornellie, who were Catholic, appear to have been ethnic Germans. Helen was the daughter of Victor Zagorski/Zagorskis and Katherine, who were Lithuanian.

Sources: Obituary of Haley’s maternal grandfather, Darryl Vernon Dorsey – http://www.recordpub.com

Obituaries of Haley’s maternal great-grandfather, Henry Herbert Brettrager, and of his own parents, Anton Brettrager and Cornellie Wallner/Walter – http://www.findagrave.com

Haley’s maternal great-grandmother, Helen Ann Zagorski/Zagorskis, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

3 Responses

  1. JasonBaker says:

    No Asian? Those eyes say Asian. She’s so cute!

  2. Kimmel says:

    That Lithuanian percentagee came out strong in her make-up.

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