Birth Name: Jeffrey James Tremaine
Place of Birth: Rockville, Maryland, U.S.
Date of Birth: September 4, 1966
Ethnicity: English, German, Luxembourgian, 1/16th Swedish, possibly other
Jeff Tremaine is an American showrunner, filmmaker, and magazine editor.
Jeff has two children with his wife Laura.
Jeff’s paternal grandfather is Myron Jewell/Jewel Tremaine (the son of Myron David Tremaine and Sarah Frances “Sadie” Howland). Jeff’s grandfather Myron was born in either Illinois or Indiana. Jeff’s great-grandfather Myron was born in New York, the son of Myron J. Tremaine and Caroline Eliza Hastings. Sarah was born in Illinois, the daughter of William Henry Howland and Mathilda Wilhelmina Johansdotter Nilsson, who was Swedish.
Jeff’s paternal grandmother is Esther/Ester Mildred/Milkred Wirtz (the daughter of Frederic/Frederick C. “Fritz” Wirtz and Lena Miller). Esther was born in Illinois. Frederick was born in Illinois, the son of Michael C. Wirtz, who was from Luxembourg, and of Caroline Hapke, who was German. Lena was born in Germany.
Source: Marriage record of Jeff’s paternal grandparents, Myron Jewell/Jewel Tremaine and Esther/Ester Mildred/Milkred Wirtz – http://www.familysearch.org