Nancy Carell

Birth Name: Nancy Ellen Walls

Place of Birth: Cohasset, Massachusetts, U.S.

Date of Birth: July 19, 1966

Ethnicity: Irish, possibly other

Nancy Carell is an American actress, comedian, and writer. She is the daughter of Carol and Robert Thomas Walls. She is married to actor, comedian, writer, director, and producer Steve Carell, with whom she has two children.

All of Nancy’s paternal great-grandparents were born in Massachusetts, to Irish parents.

Nancy’s paternal grandfather was Charles Timothy Walls (the son of Hugh Walls and Margaret May Donovan). Charles was born in Massachusetts.

Nancy’s paternal grandmother was Anne Irene Burke (the daughter of John Joseph Burke and Bridget E. Caplice). Anne was born in Massachusetts.

Sources: Genealogy of Nancy Carell (focusing on her father’s side) –

Nancy’s paternal grandfather, Charles Timothy Walls, on the 1910 U.S. Census –

Nancy’s paternal grandmother, Anne Irene Burke, on the 1920 U.S. Census –

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