Birth Name: Jason L. Parker
Place of Birth: Newport Beach, Orange, California, United States
Date of Birth: June 25, 1971
Ethnicity: English, some Irish and Dutch
Jason Lewis is an American actor and fashion model.
Jason’s paternal grandfather was William Jack Lewis (the son of Edward Wayland Lewis and Florence E. Buxton). William was born in Indiana. Edward was the son of Simpson Hawley Lewis and Medora Jane Gregory. Florence was the daughter of William John Buxton, whose father was English, and of Eva Yount.
Jason’s paternal grandmother was Helen F. Towner (the daughter of Clem A. Towner and Bernice Faye Horrell). Clem was the son of Benjamin Mac D. Towner and Florence M. Wimberley.
Jason’s maternal grandfather was named Houston Thomas Knox (the son of Charles Houston Knox and Margaret Pierce). Jason’s grandfather Houston was born in Oklahoma. Charles was the son of Jarusha.
Jason’s maternal grandmother was Margaret Jean Dorsey (the daughter of Robert Isom Dorsey and Fern Pearl Thorn Layman/Laymon). Margaret was born in California. Robert was the son of Peter James Dorsey, who was of Irish descent, and of Eliza Mable Rector. Fern was the daughter of Edward M. Layman/Laymon and Margaret Elmina Badgerow.
Sources: Jason’s paternal grandfather, William Jack Lewis, on the 1920 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Genealogies of Jason’s paternal great-grandparents, Edward Wayland Lewis and Florence E. Buxton – findagrave.com
Jason’s paternal great-grandfather, Edward Wayland Lewis, on the 1900 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Jason’s paternal great-grandfather, Clem A. Towner, on the 1910 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org