Birth Name: Maxwell Kenneth Records
Place of Birth: Syracuse, New York, U.S. (possibly)
Date of Birth: June 18, 1997
Ethnicity: English, German, Scottish, Dutch
Max Records is an American actor. He starred in the films Where the Wild Things Are (2009) and I Am Not a Serial Killer. He is the son of Jenny, a librarian, and Shawn Records, a photographer. He was raised in Portland, Oregon.
He has American-born ancestors going back to the 1600s, many of whose lineage traces back to England before that.
Max’s paternal grandfather was Ricardo Kenneth Records (the son of Kenneth Hugh Records and Marilyn Loetta Robbins). Ricardo was born in Idaho. Kenneth was the son of Gerald B. Records and Ruth Helene Trabert. Marylin was the daughter of Claudius/Claude Cicero Robbins and Edith Lois Sebern.
Max’s paternal grandmother is Sheila Frances Carpenter (the daughter of Case E. Carpenter and Lena Marie Adney). Sheila was born in Idaho. Case was the son of Charles Earnest Carpenter and Frances G. Burggraf. Lena was the daughter of Theodore Asberry “Ted” Adney and Dorothy Beatrice Upton.
Max’s maternal grandfather was Roger Henry Fleenor (the son of Henry Clay Fleenor and Ruth Rosalind/Roselyn Hess). Roger was born in Idaho. Max’s great-grandfather Henry was the son of Henry Clay Fleenor and Addie Viola Hembre/Hembree. Ruth was the daughter of Samuel V. Hess and Priscilla Johnson.
Max’s maternal grandmother was Ellen Temple Edmonds (the daughter of John Bulkeley Edmonds and Katherine Temple Biddle). Ellen was born in New Hampshire. John was the son of Walter Dumaux Edmonds and Sarah May. Katherine was the daughter of Nicholas Biddle and Elizabeth LeRoy Emmet.
Sources: Obituary of Max’s paternal great-grandmother, Marilyn Loetta (Robbins) Records Lake – https://www.newspapers.com
Obituary of Max’s paternal great-grandmother, Lena Marie (Adney) Carpenter – https://www.legacy.com
Genealogy of Max’s maternal grandfather, Roger Henry Fleenor (focusing on his own father’s side) – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com
Genealogy of Max’s mother (focusing on her mother’s side) – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com