Seann William Scott

Seann William Scott

Scott in 2013, photo by Prphotos

Place of Birth: Ramsey, Minnesota, United States

Date of Birth: 3 October, 1976

Ethnicity: Scottish, English, German, Irish

Seann William Scott is an American actor, comedian, and producer. He is known for playing Steve Stifler in the American Pie sex comedies. He has also had leading roles in the films Final Destination, Road Trip, Dude, Where’s My Car?; Evolution, The Rundown, The Dukes of Hazzard, Mr. Woodcock, Role Models, Goon, and its sequel, Goon: Last of the Enforcers; Bloodline (2018), Already Gone, and The Wrath of Becky; provided the voice of Crash in the Ice Age franchise, and starred on the Lethal Weapon show. He has also been billed as Seann W. Scott.

Seann is the son of Patricia and William Scott. He is married to interior designer Olivia Korenberg, with whom he has a daughter.

Seann’s paternal grandfather was Donald Fred Scott (the son of Frank Erwin Scott and Della Kallenback). Donald was born in North Dakota. Frank was the son of Elias Evans Scott and Lucia Mary Erwin. Della was of German descent, the daughter of Frank Kallenback and Mathilde Bauman.

Seann’s paternal grandmother was Harriet Agnes Evelyn Clelland (the daughter of William Clelland and Harriet Elizabeth Ryan). Evelyn was born in Minnesota. William was Scottish. Seann’s great-grandmother Harriet was the daughter of Eugene Ryan and Sally Belle Lockwood.

Seann’s maternal grandfather’s surname is Simons.

Sources: Genealogy of Seann William Scott (focusing on his father’s side) –

Genealogy of Seann’s paternal grandfather, Donald Fred Scott –

Seann’s paternal grandfather, Donald Fred Scott, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

Seann’s paternal grandmother, Harriet Agnes Evelyn Clelland, on the 1930 U.S. Census –


Curious about ethnicity

7 Responses

  1. Capricious says:

    Looks more Jewish than any of these!

  2. scott says:

    He could pass as Swedish

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