Birth Name: Luke Nicholas Eisner
Place of Birth: Wisconsin, U.S.
Date of Birth: August 1, 1996
Ethnicity: German, English, 1/16th Norwegian, 1/32 Swedish, distant Swiss-German, Scottish, and Irish
Luke Eisner is an American actor and model. He has appeared in the Tall Girl films.
Luke’s paternal grandfather was William Ferdinand “Willis” Eisner (the son of Frederick William Carl Eisner and Elsie Marie Swanson). Willis was born in Sheboygan, Wisconsin. Frederick was the son of Ferdinand Eisner, who was the son of German emigrants, from Saxony, and of Anna Augusta Fuchs, who was a German emigrant, from Bad Staffelstein, Bavaria. Elsie was the daughter of John Julius Swanson, whose father was Swedish and whose mother was German; and of Emma Gulbransen, a Norwegian emigrant, from Aker, Akershus.
Luke’s paternal grandmother was Elaine Bernice Toepfer (the daughter of Paul Toepfer and Marianne Martha Seidel). Elaine was born in Wisconsin, to German parents.
Luke’s maternal grandfather is Harvey Earl Noffsinger (the son of Earl Jackson Noffsinger and Ersula Lee Richey). Harvey was born in Muhlenburg, Kentucky, and had deep roots in the U.S. Earl was of German ancestry, and was the son of William Jackson Noffsinger and Georgia Ann Strader. Ersula was the daughter of Jacob Franklin Richey and Pearl Aubrey Walker.
Luke’s maternal grandmother was Doris Jean McDonald (the daughter of Rufus McDonald and Mary Elizabeth “Polly” Barker). Doris was born in Midland, Kentucky. Rufus was the son of Henry Clay McDonald and Minerva Jane Miller, and had deep roots in the U.S. Mary Elizabeth was an English emigrant, from Wigan, Lancashire, and was the daughter of George Barker and Sarah Southworth.
Sources: Obituary of Luke’s paternal grandmother, Elaine Bernice (Toepfer) Eisner – https://www.jsonline.com
Obituary of Luke’s maternal grandmother, Doris Jean (McDonald) Noffsinger – https://www.legacy.com
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