Mark Boone Junior
Birth Name: Mark Heidrich
Place of Birth: Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.
Date of Birth: March 17, 1955
Ethnicity: German, smaller amounts of Scottish, English, and Swiss-German
Mark Boone Junior is an American actor. He took the surname Boone from a war memorial in New York City.
He is the son of Ginny and Bob Heidrich, a construction consultant. He was born in Cincinnati and raised on Chicago’s North Shore. Mark is married to Christina Adshade.
Mark’s paternal grandfather was Charles Edward Heidrich (the son of Charles Conwell Heidrich and Margaret Kraemer). Mark’s grandfather Charles was born in Dayton, Kentucky. Mark’s great-grandfather Charles was born in Saxony, Germany, the son of Theodore Heidrich and Maria/Mary Krause. Margaret was born in Ohio, the daughter of German parents, John Frederick Kramer and Maria Dorothea Pricht/Precht/Phecht.
Mark’s paternal grandmother was Alice May Ramsay (the daughter of Thomas Ramsay and Mabel Janet Graham). Alice was born in Cincinnati, Ohio. Thomas was the son of Solomon Ramsay and Margaret M. Montgomery. Mabel was the daughter of Robert Smart Graham and Elva Brock Guy.
Mark’s maternal grandfather was Henry Lorenz Buehren (the son of Henry Buehren and Bertha Lorenz). Mark’s grandfather Henry was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, to German parents.
Mark’s maternal grandmother was Mabel Emma Overpeck (the daughter of Gaylord M. Overpeck and Sarah Ann Long). Mabel was born in Busenbark, Ohio. Gaylord was the son of David Overpeck and Rachel S. Warwick. Sarah was the daughter of James Marshall Long and Elizabeth Kirk Landis.
Sources: Marriage records of Mark’s paternal grandparents, Charles Edward Heidrich and Alice May Ramsay – https://www.familysearch.org
Marriage records of Mark’s maternal grandparents, Henry Lorenz Buehren and Mabel Emma Overpeck – https://www.familysearch.org
He is exactly:
62,5% German (including Swiss-German)
37,5% British Isles