Birth Name: Octavia Lenora Spencer
Place of Birth: Montgomery, Alabama, U.S.
Date of Birth: May 25, 1970
Octavia Spencer is an American actress and author. She won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for The Help (2011).
Her mother, Dellsena, worked as a maid.
Octavia’s paternal grandfather was named James Spencer. James was born in Alabama.
Octavia’s paternal grandmother was named Lelia/Ledis Peoples/Peebles. Lelia was born in Alabama.
Octavia’s maternal grandfather was named Jesse Owens Hatcher. Jesse was born in Simsville, Bullock County, Alabama.
Octavia’s maternal grandmother was Sarah A. Fitzpatrick (the daughter of Will Fitzpatrick and Kizzie/Kiziah Jones). Sarah was born in Mitchell’s Station, Bullock County, Alabama.