Joey McIntyre

LOS ANGELES - JUL 17:  Joey McIntyre at the CBS TCA July 2014 Pa

McIntyre in 2014, photo by kathclick/

Birth Name: Joseph Mulrey McIntyre

Place of Birth: Needham, Massachusetts, U.S.

Date of Birth: December 31, 1972

Ethnicity: Irish, small amounts of English and Dutch

Joey McIntyre is an American singer, songwriter, actor, and record producer. He is a member of the band New Kids on the Block, along with Jonathan Knight, Jordan Knight, Donnie Wahlberg, and Danny Wood.

Joey is the son of Katherine and Thomas J. McIntyre. He has said that his great-grandfather was an Irish emigrant from Limerick, Ireland. Joey is married to Barrett Williams, with whom he has three children.

Joey’s paternal grandfather was named Cornelius McIntyre.

Joey’s paternal grandmother was named Alice Evelyn Gleeson.

Joey’s maternal grandfather was named Frank J. Bowen. Frank was born in Massachusetts, to a Canadian father.

Joey’s maternal grandmother was Marion L. McElroy (the daughter of Patricio/Partick McElroy and Susan McMahan). Marion was born in Massachusetts.

Sources: Obituary of Joey’s mother –

Joey’s mother on the 1940 U.S. Census –

Joey’s maternal grandparents, Frank J. Bowen and Marion L. McElroy, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

3 Responses

  1. cdonorab says:

    Correction. Thomas is the son of Cornelius McIntyre and Alice Evelyn Gleeson. Through Thomas paternal grandmother’s line he is also English and Dutch.

    This tree is for Thomas:

    This tree shows his descent to the Von Schoonhoven family:

    This tree shows the Dutch heritage of the family:

  2. cdonorab says:

    Correction. Found some info on Marion. Her name was Marion L. Mcelroy and gives her father as Patricio or Partick and her mother as Susan McMahan

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