Place of Birth: New York City, New York, U.S.
Date of Birth: June 29, 1982
*75% mix of German, Irish, Scottish, English, distant Welsh, remote Dutch
*25% mix of Ashkenazi Jewish and more distant Sephardi Jewish
Lily’s paternal grandparents were William Louis Rabe III (the son of William Louis Rabe and Ida L. Welch) and Ruth McCormick. Lily’s great-grandfather William was the son of William Louis Rabe and Emma Clay Temple. Ida was the daughter of Edward O. Welch and Helen M. Logan.
Lily’s maternal grandfather was Albert Henry Clayburgh (the son of Albert Clayburgh and Alma Lachenbruch). Lily’s great-grandfather Albert was the son of Emanuel Clayburg, who was a German Jewish immigrant, from Bergentreich, Westphalia, and of Evelina/Eveline Nones. Alma was the daughter of David Lachenbruch and Henrietta Meinhard/Meinhardt, who were both of German Jewish origin. Lily’s great-great-grandmother Evelina was of Portuguese Jewish (Sephardi Jewish), and a smaller amount of French Jewish, ancestry, with her Sephardi Jewish line having been in the United States since the 1700s. Lily’s great-great-great-great-grandfather, Major Benjamin Nones, was a French Jewish immigrant who fought in the American Revolution.
Lily’s maternal grandmother was Julia Louise Dorr (the daughter of Bryan Ripley Dorr and Edna Evelyn Smith). Julia had English, distant Welsh, and remote Dutch, ancestry. Bryan was the son of Russell Ripley Dorr and Sarah Louise Bryan. Edna was the daughter of Phineas Mintern/Minturn Smith and Ella Evelyn Phillips, whose father was English, from Arlington, Gloucester.
Sources: Genealogy of Lily’s paternal great-grandfather, William Louis Rabe (focusing on his mother’s side) – https://www.findagrave.com
Genealogy of Lily Rabe (focusing on her mother’s side) – http://www.geni.com
Genealogy of Jill Clayburgh (focusing on her own mother’s side) – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com
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