Kevin Connolly

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Connolly in 2014, photo by

Place of Birth: Patchogue, New York, U.S.

Date of Birth: March 5, 1974

Ethnicity: Irish, small amount of Scottish

Kevin Connolly is an American actor and director.

He has one child with his partner, Colombian-American actress Zulay Henao.

Kevin’s paternal grandfather was Thomas Connolly (the son of John Connolly and Catherine O’Neill). Thomas was born in Pennsylvania, to Scottish-born parents, and was of Irish, and some Scottish, origin. John was the son of Francis Connolly and Margaret McDermott. Catherine was the daughter of John O’Neil and Catherine McGeachy/McGeachie/McGechie.

Kevin’s paternal grandmother was named Mary O’Donnell.

Kevin’s maternal grandfather was John McMahon (the son of John McMahon and Margaret Doyle). Kevin’s great-grandfather John was Irish. Margaret was also of Irish origin.

Kevin’s maternal grandmother was named Rita Foulke (the daughter of George Foulke and Emma). Rita was born in New York. Emma’s mother was Irish.

Sources: Genealogy of Kevin Connolloy –

Kevin’s maternal grandmother, Rita Foulke, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

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