Birth Name: James Tate Ellington
Place of Birth: Madison, Mississippi, U.S.
Date of Birth: April 17, 1979
Ethnicity: English, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, Irish, Scottish
Tate Ellington is an American actor.
He is married to casting director Chrissy Fiorilli.
Tate’s paternal grandfather was Billy Ray Ellington(the son of Horace Blailock Ellington and Josie Dowell). Billy Ray was born in Mississippi. Horace was the son of John Drury Alexander Ellington and Mary Elizabeth Blailock. Josie was the daughter of Robert P. Dowell and Sarah Usula Edwards.
Tate’s paternal grandmother was Lillian Estell Farrell (the daughter of Robert Lee Farrell and Ethel Lee Sandridge). Lillian was born in Mississippi. Robert was the son of Robert Farrell and Minnie Leanna Deason. Ethel was the daughter of Ethel Barksdale Sandridge and Mary Jane Ivy.
Tate’s maternal grandfather was Charles Raymond Cochran (the son of Perkins Pettipool Cochran and Jessie Lillian Puryear). Charles was born in Mississippi. Perkins was the son of Charles Seale Cochran and Mattie Laura Perkins. Jessie was the daughter of John Royal Puryear and Mary Eliza Lea.
Tate’s maternal grandmother was Joy Murphy (the daughter of Matthew Monroe Murphy and Sarah Heber Perry). Joy was born in Mississippi. Matthew was the son of Joseph Edward Murphy and Sarah Ann Boyd Johnson. Tate’s great-grandmother Sarah was the daughter of James Marion Perry and Henrietta Rebecca Hendrix.