Birth Name: Kristoff E. Cusick
Place of Birth: Lakewood, Los Angeles, California, United States
Date of Birth: March 29, 1974
Ethnicity: English, German, Irish, one sixteenth French-Canadian, one sixteenth Italian, Scottish, Dutch
Kristoffer Cusick is an American actor.
Kristoffer’s paternal grandfather was Edwin J. Cusick (the son of Frederick Albert Cusick and Mary/Marie Margaret Steffani). Edwin was born in Montana. Frederick was born in either South Dakota or Missouri, the son of Benjamin Cusick and Emma Ledoux, whose parents were French-Canadian, from Québec. Mary was born in South Dakota, the daughter of Giuseppe “Joseph” Stefani, who was from Loppia, Barga, province of Lucca, Tuscany, Italy; and of Elizabeth Sutherland, whose father was Scottish.
Kristoffer’s paternal grandmother was Edith Edna Parker (the daughter of Richard George Douglas Parker and Gertrude Schroer). Edith was born in Montana. Richard was born in Copythorne, Hampshire, England, the son of Richard Thomas Parker and Edith Helena Clara Freeman. Gertrude was born in either Nebraska or Iowa, the daughter of William Grabenschroer, who was German, and of Mary Gertrude Pogge, whose parents were German.
Kristoffer’s maternal grandfather was Cyrus George Leeper (the son of Jessie/Jesse A. Leeper and Jessie Lena Vanbocken). Cyrus was born in New Mexico. Kristoffer’s great-grandfather Jessie was born in Colorado, the son of George Washington Leeper and Nellie Ann Palmer. Kristoffer’s great-grandmother Jessie was born in New Mexico, the daughter of Henry George Van Bocken and May Stella Baer.
Kristoffer’s maternal grandmother was Virginia Lucille Beitel (the daughter of Dewey Donald Beitel and Aletta May Osborn). Virginia was born in Oklahoma. Dewey was born in Missouri, the son of Eugene Theodore Beitel and Mary Ellen Hull. Aletta was born in Kansas, the daughter of Edward G. Osborn and Dora Elizabeth Crane.
Sources: Genealogy of Kristoffer’s father – http://familysearch.org
Obituary of Kristoffer’s father – http://dailyinterlake.com
Genealogy of Kristoffer’s maternal grandparents, Cyrus George Leeper and Virginia Lucille Beitel – http://familysearch.org
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