Matt Shively

Matt Shively – 2016 PaleyLive LA – ABC’s “The Real O’Neals” TV Series Screening and Conversation –  Photo Credit: Guillermo Proano / PR Photos

Birth Name: Matthew James Shively, Jr.

Place of Birth: Hanford, Kings, California, United States

Date of Birth: September 15, 1990

Ethnicity: English, Irish, Scottish, possibly other

Matt Shively is an American actor. His roles include the films Noobz, Paranormal Activity 4, Expelled (2014), Summer of 8, Saban’s Power Rangers (2017), Father of the Year, The Wedding Year, and Mark, Mary & Some Other People; the series True Jackson, VP, The Troop, Jessie, The Real O’Neals, Santa Clarita Diet, American Housewife, The Purge, Players, and Lopez vs Lopez; the made-for-tv movie How to Build a Better Boy; and, in voice performance, the Winx Club franchise.

Matt’s paternal grandfather was David Dwight Shively (the son of Robert Scott Lear and Bernadine May Allison). Robert was the son of Charles William Lear and Mary Maud Scott. Bernadine was the daughter of John E. Allison and Vesta M. Riggs.

Matt’s paternal grandmother is named Judith Ann Baughn (the daughter of parents surnamed Baughn and Beaver).

Matt’s maternal grandfather was Monroe Isham Upchurch (the son of Monroe Isham Upchurch and Lucille C. Bailey). Matt’s grandfather Monroe was born in North Carolina. Matt’s great-grandfather Monroe was the son of George Winston Upchurch and Mary Elizabeth Carlton, whose mother was born in County Galway, Ireland. Lucille was the daughter of Thomas Lewis Bailey and Lola Parker.

Matt’s maternal grandmother was Mary E. Cawthorne (the daughter of William Oscar Cawthorne and Mary Ella Dorrity). Matt’s grandmother Mary was born in North Carolina. William was the son of John Cawthorne. Matt’s great-grandmother Mary was the daughter of Timothy Dority/Dorherty and Hattie Henderson.

Sources: Genealogy of Matt Shively (focusing on his father’s side) –

Marriage record of Matt’s maternal grandparents, Monroe Isham Upchurch and Mary E. Cawthorne –

Matt’s maternal grandfather, Monroe Isham Upchurch, on the 1940 U.S. Census –

Genealogies of Matt’s maternal great-grandparents, Monroe Isham Upchurch and Lucille C. Bailey –

Death record of Matt’s maternal great-grandfather, Monroe Isham Upchurch –

Website about Matt’s Upchurch ancestors –

Website about Matt’s Baber ancestors –

Death record of Matt’s maternal great-great-grandmother, Lola (Parker) Bailey –

Matt’s maternal grandmother, Mary E. Cawthorne, on the 1940 U.S. Census –

Death record of Matt’s maternal great-grandmother, Mary Ella (Dorrity) Cawthorne –

1 Response

  1. bablah says:

    Matt’s paternal grandfather was possibly David Dwight Shively, son of Robert Scott Lear and Bernadine May Allison->Matt’s paternal grandfather was David Dwight Shively, son of Robert Scott Lear and Bernadine May Allison.

    Matt’s paternal grandmother is Judith Ann Baughn, daughter of ? Baughn and ?

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