Birth Name: Kyle Egan Richards
Place of Birth: Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States
Date of Birth: January 11, 1969
Ethnicity: Irish, Welsh, English
Kyle Richards is an American actress, television personality, writer, and philanthropist.
Kyle is the daughter of Kathleen Mary Richards (Dugan) and Kenneth Edwin Richards. She has Irish, Welsh, and English ancestry. Kyle is a convert to Judaism.
Her sister is actress Kim Richards. She is the aunt of socialites Paris Hilton and Nicky Hilton Rothschild (their mother is Kyle’s half-sister). Kyle is married to real estate agent Mauricio Umansky (Mauricio is Jewish, of Ashkenazi and Sephardi descent). Kyle has three children with Mauricio, and a daughter with her former husband, Guraish Aldjufrie, who is from Indonesia.
Kyle’s paternal grandfather was named The Rev. Kenneth Richards. Kenneth was a Protestant minister. He was from Newfoundland, Canada.
Kyle’s paternal grandmother was named Laura Avery (the daughter of Mary). Laura was from Newfoundland.
Kyle’s maternal grandfather was Edward J. Dugan (the son of Charles Mathias Dugan and Anna Jane Kelly). Edward was born in Iowa. Charles was born in Michigan, to Irish parents, Martin Dugan and Mary B. Ryan, from County Tipperary. Anna was born in Illinois, the daughter of Michael Kelly, who was Irish, and of Mary Conway, who was born in Massachusetts, to Irish parents.
Kyle’s maternal grandmother was Dorothy C. Callahan (the daughter of Francis/Frank John Callahan and Mary Anastasia Dougherty). Dorothy was born in North Dakota. Frank was born in South Dakota, to Irish parents, Cornelius/Neil Callahan and Catherine/Catharine/Katherine “Kate” Finian. Mary Anastasia was also of Irish descent, the daughter of William Edward Dougherty and Anna “Annie” Kiley.
Sources: Kyle’s father on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Genealogy of Kyle Richards (focusing on her mother’s side) – https://www.geni.com
Genealogy of Kyle’s mother (through Kyle’s niece, Paris Hilton) – http://www.wargs.com
Kyle’s mother on the 1940 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Kyle’s maternal grandfather, Edward J. Dugan, on the 1920 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Kyle’s maternal grandmother, Dorothy C. Callahan, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org