Place of Birth: Queens, New York City, New York, U.S.
Date of Birth: June 17, 1966
Ethnicity: Irish, smaller amounts of German, English, and Scottish, distant Dutch, remote Norwegian and French Huguenot
Jason Patric is an American actor.
He is the son of Jason Miller (born John Anthony Miller), an actor and playwright, and Linda Miller (born Linda Mae Gleason), an actress. His half-brother is actor Joshua John Miller. Jason’s father was of Irish and one quarter German descent. Jason’s mother has Irish, smaller amounts of German, Scottish, English, and Dutch, and remote Norwegian and French Huguenot, ancestry.
Jason has a son with his former partner Danielle Schreiber.
Jason’s paternal grandfather was John Anthony Miller (the son of Edward Frederick Miller and Bridget Mary Delaney). John was born in Providence, Rhode Island. Edward was the son of German parents, Martin Miller and Eva Sommers. Bridget was an Irish immigrant, and was the daughter of Patrick Joseph Delaney and Mary Alice.
Jason’s paternal grandmother was Mary Claire Collins (the daughter of Thomas Collins and Anna Munley). Mary was born in Pennsylvania, to Irish parents.
Jason’s maternal grandfather was actor and comedian Jackie Gleason (born John Herbert Gleason, the son of Herbert Walton Gleason and Mae Agnes “Maisie” Kelly). Jackie was born in New York. Jason’s great-grandfather Herbert was the son of William Walton Gleason, who was born in Ireland, and of Sarah Jane Fowler, who was born in New York, and had English, Dutch, and remote Norwegian and French Huguenot, ancestry. Jason’s great-grandmother Mae was born in Farranree, Cork, Ireland.
Jason’s maternal grandmother was Genevieve Halford (the daughter of Joseph H. Halford and Mary Agnes McCafferey/McCaffrey). Genevieve was born in New York. Joseph was the son of August Halford, who was German, and of Arabla/Isabella Crowe, whose parents were from Scotland, or from Scotland and Ireland. Mary was the daughter of Thomas McCafferey/McCaffery/McCaffrey and Mary Walsh, who were of Irish descent.
Sources: Genealogy of Jason Miller – https://www.geni.com
Genealogy of Jason’s maternal grandfather, Jackie Gleason – http://genealogy.kathihill.com
Genealogy of Jason’s maternal grandfather, Jackie Gleason (focusing on his own father’s side) – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com
Jason’s maternal great-grandfather, Herbert Walton Gleason, on the 1880 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Jason’s maternal great-grandparents, Joseph H. Halford and Mary Agnes McCafferey/McCaffrey, on the 1910 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Jason’s maternal great-grandfather, Joseph H. Halford, on the 1900 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Death record of Jason’s maternal great-great-grandfather, August Halford – https://www.familysearch.org
Jason’s paternal grandfather was John Anthony Miller Sr. (the son of Edward Frederick Miller and Bridget Mary Delaney). John was born in Providence, Rhode Island. Edward was the son of German parents, Martin Miller and Eva Sommers. Bridget was an Irish emigrant, the daughter of Mary Alice and Patrick Joseph Delaney.
Jason’s paternal grandmother was Mary Claire Collins (the daughter of Thomas Collins and Anna Munley). Mary was born in Pennsylvania. Thomas and Anna were Irish emigrants.
Jason also has remote French Huguenot and Norwegian through his distant Dutch line, at least according to this genealogy I found:
Found even more Norwegian. This time through this genealogy: