Marie Windsor

Birth Name: Emily Marie Bertelsen

Date of Birth: December 11, 1919

Place of Birth: Marysvale, Utah, U.S.

Date of Death: December 10, 2000

Place of Death: Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, U.S.

*37.5% Danish, some German
*37.5% English, smaller amounts of Irish, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, French, and Belgian Walloon
*25% Irish

Marie Windsor was an American actress. She was known for her roles in the films Force of Evil, The Narrow Margin, and The Killing.

Marie was the daughter of Etta Marie and Lane Joseph Bertelsen. She was married to realtor Jack Hupp, until her death, with whom she had a son. Jack was the son of Canadian-born screenwriter, actor, and film director Earle Rodney. Marie was LDS (Mormon).

Marie’s paternal grandfather was Joseph Dodds Bertelsen (the son of Andrew/Andreas Bertlesen/Bertelsen and Hannah Dodds). Joseph was born in Salt Lake City, Utah. Andreas was born in Padborg, Aabenraa Municipality, Denmark, the son of Joachem Bertlesen/Bertelsen and Christina Lorenzen. Hannah was an English emigrant, born in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, the daughter of Christopher Dodds and Harriet Turner.

Marie’s paternal grandmother was Emily Tyresha McCarty (the daughter of James Hardwick McCarty and Lydia Margaret Cragun). Emily was born in St.George, Utah, and had deep roots in the U.S. James was the son of James McCarty and Rebecca F. Murdock. Lydia was the daughter of James Reno Cragun and Eleanor Lane.

Marie’s maternal grandfather was James Long (the son of Henderson Long and Marie Ervin). James was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to Irish parents.

Marie’s maternal grandmother was Anna Marie Syndergaard (the daughter of Andrew Jensen Syndergaard and Marie Johansen). Anna was born in Mount Pleasant, Utah, to Danish parents. Andrew was from Nørresundby, Ålborg, the son of Jens Christian Syndergaard and Ane Kristine Larsdatter. Marie was from Budolfi, the daughter of Neils Johansen and Christine Christensen.

Sources: Genealogy of Marie Windsor –

Genealogy of Marie Windsor (focusing on her father’s side) –

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