Birth Name: Kerr Van Cleve Smith
Place of Birth: Exton, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Date of Birth: March 9, 1972
Ethnicity: German, as well as Scottish, English
Kerr Smith is an American actor. He is known for his roles in the films Final Destination and The Forsaken, and the show Riverdale, among others.
He is married to Lisa Smith.
Kerr’s paternal grandfather was Robert William Smith (the son of Thomas Oldham Smith and Pearl Edna Thompson). Robert was born in Massachusetts. Thomas was the son of William Smith and Alice A. Pearl was the daughter of Robert B. Thompson and Ellen C.
Kerr’s paternal grandmother was Doris Virginia Kerr (the daughter of Robert Van Cleve Kerr and Mabel Lula Knouse). Doris was born in Pennsylvania. Robert was the son of Robert John Kerr and Carrie/Carry Helen Cougle. Mabel was the daughter of Oliver Perry Knouse and Ada Jane Kaufman.
Kerr’s maternal grandfather was named Robert Bertram Hess (the son of Edith Adell Hess). Robert was born in Pennsylvania. Edith was the daughter of William Jackson Hess and Susan C. Keen.
Kerr’s maternal grandmother was Anne A. Aierstuck (the daughter of Walter Brenninger Aierstuck and Sara H. Righter). Anne was born in Pennsylvania, and was of Pennsylvania Dutch [German] descent. Walter was the son of John G. Aierstuck and Elizabeth Anne “Lizzie” Brenninger. Sara was the daughter of Noble Calvin Righter and Lillie Hougendobler.
Sources: Marriage record of Kerr’s paternal grandparents, Robert William Smith and Doris Virginia Kerr – https://familysearch.org
Obituary record of Kerr’s paternal grandfather, Robert William Smith – https://familysearch.org
Marriage record of Kerr’s paternal great-grandparents, Thomas Oldham Smith and Pearl Edna Thompson – https://familysearch.org
Marriage record of Kerr’s paternal great-grandparents, Robert Van Cleve Kerr and Mabel Lula Knouse – https://familysearch.org
Marriage record of Kerr’s paternal great-great-grandparents, Oliver Perry Knouse and Ada Jane Kaufman – https://familysearch.org
Obituary of Kerr’s maternal grandmother, Anne A. (Aierstuck) Hess Heagy – http://lancasteronline.com
Kerr’s maternal great-great-grandparents, Noble Calvin Righter and Lillie Hougendobler – https://www.familysearch.org
Kerr’s maternal great-great-grandmother, Lillie Hougendobler, on the 1880 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org