Sydney Lemmon

Lemmon in 2019, photo by kathclick /

Birth Name: Sydney Noel Lemmon

Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States

Date of Birth: August 10, 1990

Ethnicity: Italian (maternal grandfather), English, Irish, small amounts of German, Scottish, French, Dutch, and Welsh

Sydney Lemmon is an American actress. She is the daughter of actors Gina Raymond and Chris Lemmon.

Sydney’s paternal grandfather was actor Jack Lemmon (the son of John Uhler Lemmon, Jr. and Mildred Burgess). Sydney’s grandfather Jack was born in Massachusetts. Sydney’s great-grandfather John was a doughnut company president, and was the son of John Uhler Lemmon and Agnes Johanna Hanafin, who was of Irish descent. Mildred was the daughter of Edgar Marion Noel and Sarah Emma Larue.

Sydney’s paternal grandmother was actress Cynthia Stone (the daughter of John Boyd Stone and Dorothy Catlin Drayton). Cynthia was born in Peoria, Illinois. John was the son of William Edward Stone and Sarah Harriet Smith. Dorothy was the daughter of Henry Fairchild Dayton and Celia Benton.

Sydney’s maternal grandfather was Daniel Robert Raymond (the son of Daniel Raymond and Theresa A. Toccalini). Sydney’s grandfather Daniel was born in Hartford, Connecticut. Sydney’s great-grandfather Daniel was the son of Italian parents, Daniel Raymond and Mary. Theresa was also the daughter of Italian parents, Carlo Toccalini, from Cella di Bobbio, Pavia, Lombardy, and Florence Tamborelli.

Sydney’s maternal grandmother was named Patricia Marie Dobbins (the daughter of John E. Dobbins and Ida/Leda M.). Patricia was born in Lawrence, Massachusetts. John was the son of John Joseph Dobbins, whose parents were Irish, and of Jennie Maguire, who was born in England, likely of Irish descent.

Sources: Genealogies of Sydney’s paternal grandparents, Jack Lemmon and Cynthia Stone –

Genealogy of Sydney’s paternal grandfather, Jack Lemmon –

Genealogy of Sydney’s paternal grandfather, Jack Lemmon (focusing on his father’s side) –

Obituary of Sydney’s maternal grandfather, Daniel Robert Raymond –

Sydney’s maternal great-grandfather, Daniel Raymond, on the 1920 U.S. Census –

Sydney’s maternal great-grandmother, Theresa A. Toccalini, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

Obituary of Sydney’s maternal great-grandmother, Theresa A. (Toccalini) Raymond –

Obituary of Sydney’s maternal grandmother, Patricia Marie (Dobbins) Raymond –

Sydney’s maternal great-grandfather, John E. Dobbins, on the 1920 U.S. Census –
John E. Dobbins on the 1930 U.S. Census –

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