Joel David Moore

LOS ANGELES - JUN 25:  Joel David Moore arrives at the "Savages"

Moore in 2012, photo by kathclick/

Place of Birth: Portland, Oregon, U.S.

Date of Birth: September 25, 1977

Ethnicity: German, English, Scottish, Irish, distant Dutch

Joel David Moore is an American actor and director.

Joel’s paternal grandfather was John Chester “Jack” Moore (the son of Ray Atlee Moore and Maud/Maude Esther/Irene/S. Sanborn). John was born in Washington. Maud was the daughter of Jessie/Jesse William Sanborn and Eunice Maria Ross.

Joel’s paternal grandmother was Phyllis Jean McCormack (the daughter of Raymond E. McCormack and Bertha A. Karcher). Phyllis was born in Oregon. Bertha was born in Montana, to German parents, Walbert J. “Albert” Karcher and Augusta F. Wende.

Joel’s maternal grandfather was Willis James Irvine (the son of Harry Simonson Irvine and Della Amanda Vinson). Willis was born in Oregon. Harry was born in Maine, the son of James H. Irvine, a Methodist minister, and of Catherine/Carrie/Cassie M. His parents were Canadian. Della was the daughter of Willis Emerson Vinson and Edith E./D. David.

Joel’s maternal grandmother was Marjorie Helene Noll (the daughter of Reuben Irvin Noll and Violet Helene Hanning). Marjorie was born in Oregon. Reuben was the son of George William Null and Sarah Ella Cannon. Violet was the daughter of Robert Wellington Haining/Hanning, who was born in Wigtownshire, Scotland, and of Kathryn/Katherine/Kate Leach.

Sources: Joel’s paternal grandfather, John Chester “Jack” Moore, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

Obituary of Joel’s paternal grandfather, John Chester “Jack” Moore –

Joel’s paternal grandmother, Phyllis Jean McCormack, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

Obituary of Joel’s paternal grandmother, Phyllis Jean (McCormack) Moore –

Joel’s paternal great-grandmother, Bertha A. Karcher, on the 1910 U.S. Census –

Joel’s maternal grandfather, Willis James Irvine, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

Obituary of Joel’s maternal great-grandfather, Harry Simonson Irvine –

Joel’s maternal grandmother, Marjorie Helene Noll, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

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