Mary Kay Place
Place of Birth: Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S.
Date of Birth: September 23, 1947
Ethnicity: English, one eighth Swedish, one eighth Polish, some Scottish, Welsh, Dutch, and German
Mary Kay Place is an American actress, singer, director, and screenwriter.
She is the daughter of Gwendolyn and Bradley E. Place, an art professor.
Mary Kay’s paternal grandfather was Jesse/Jessie/Jess Elsworth Place (the son of Jesse Elsworth Place and Mattie E. Joyner/Ludwick). Mary Kay’s grandfather Jesse was born in Texas. Mary Kay’s great-grandfather Jesse was the son of Isaac Waldo Place and Talitha J. Bodine. Mattie was the daughter of Jacob Ludwick and Annie M. Hunt.
Mary Kay’s paternal grandmother was Mary Pauline Bradley (the daughter of William Henry Bradley and Nancy/Nannie P. Davis). Mary Kay’s grandmother Mary Pauline was born in Texas. Nancy was the daughter of John Palmer Davis and Pauline E. Harrison.
Mary Kay’s maternal grandfather was Peter Adolph “Pete” Johnson (the son of Adolph Johnson and Marie/Mary Haiduk). Peter was born in Texas. Mary Kay’s great-grandfather Adolph was Swedish. Mary Kay’s great-grandmother Marie Haiduk was Polish.
Mary Kay’s maternal grandmother was Mildred Kathryne Trim (the daughter of Samuel Tilden “Sam” Trim and Emily Rachel/Ratchel Chiles). Mildred was born in Mississippi. Samuel was the son of Preston Raleigh Trim and Marguerita/Margaret M. Clark. Emily was the daughter of Robert Samuel Chiles and Emily Virginia Wheeler.
Sources: Mary Kay’s father on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Mary Kay’s maternal grandfather, Peter Adolph “Pete” Johnson, on the 1900 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Mary Kay’s maternal grandmother, Mildred Kathryne Trim, on the 1910 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Genealogy of Mary Kay’s maternal great-grandfather, Samuel Tilden “Sam” Trim – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com