Juliette Lewis

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Lewis in 2013, photo by prphotos

Birth Name: Juliette Lake Lewis

Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States

Date of Birth: June 21, 1973

Ethnicity: English, Irish, some Welsh, Scottish, and German, distant Dutch

Juliette Lewis is an American actress, model, and alternative rock singer. Her roles include the films My Stepmother Is an Alien, National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation, Cape Fear, Husbands and Wives, That Night, What’s Eating Gilbert Grape, Romeo Is Bleeding, Kalifornia, Natural Born Killers, The Basketball Diaries, Strange Days, From Dusk Till Dawn, The Other Sister, The 4th Floor, The Way of the Gun, Old School, Cold Creek Manor, Starsky & Hutch, The Darwin Awards, Whip It, Conviction, The Switch, Sympathy for Delicious, Foreverland, August: Osage County, Jem and the Holograms, Nerve, Back Roads, A Million Little Pieces, Ma, and Mayday, and television’s Hysterical Blindness, Wayward Pines, Secrets and Lies, The Act, Welcome to Chippendales, and Yellowjackets. She is the lead singer of rock band Juliette and the Licks.

Juliette is the daughter of Glenis and Geoffrey Lewis (Geoffrey Bond Lewis), an actor. Among her siblings is actor Lightfield Lewis and Brandy Lewis. Brandy is married to actor Ethan Suplee.

Juliette’s paternal grandfather was Donald Earl Lewis (the son of Nathan Earl Lewis and Harriet/Harriette Elizabeth Allis). Donald was born in New Jersey. Nathan was the son of Welcome Wayland Lewis and Emogene Gardiner Taylor. Harriet was the daughter of Jeremiah/Jere Pratt Allis and Farazina/Farozina Matilda St. John.

Juliette’s paternal grandmother was Mary Josephine Bond (the daughter of Ahva John Clarence Bond and Ora Emford Van Horn). Mary was born in Wisconsin. Ahva was the son of John Corydon Bond and Elizabeth “Betty” Schiefer/Schieffer. Ora was the daughter of William Barnard/Bernard Van Horn and Elsie M. Kennedy.

Juliette’s maternal grandfather may have been Alfred William Duggan (the son of Alfred William Duggan and Kate Dunn). Alfred was born in Sheffield, England.

Sources: Genealogy of Juliette Lewis (focusing on her father’s side) – http://www.geni.com

Juliette’s paternal grandmother, Mary Josephine Bond, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

1 Response

  1. bablah says:

    I suspect her maternal grandfather was Alfred William Duggan, the son of Alfred William Duggan and Kate Dunn, born in Sheffield, UK. I have no clue who her grandmother is, but her name might have been Minnie.

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