Birth Name: James Timothy Daly
Place of Birth: New York City, New York, U.S.
Date of Birth: March 1, 1956
Ethnicity: Irish, along with English, Scottish, and German
Tim Daly is an American actor and producer. He is the son of Hope Newell (Mary Hope Newell) and James Daly (James Firman Daly), both actors, and the brother of actress Tyne Daly. He has two children, including actor Sam Daly, with his former wife, actress Amy Van Nostrand. His niece is actress Kathryne Dora Brown, who is Tyne’s daughter.
Tim’s paternal grandfather was Percifer Charles “Percey” Daly (the son of John Daly and Elizabeth Nancy Smith). Percifer was born in Wisconsin. John was born in McKean, Pennsylvania, to Irish parents, Eugene Daly and Martha McDowell. Elizabeth was the daughter of William G. Smith and Martha Ann Cooper.
Tim’s paternal grandmother was Dorothy Ethelbert Hogan (the daughter of John Francis Hogan and Martha Ellen “Mattie” Jones). Dorothy was born in Wisconsin. John was born in New Jersey, to Irish parents, Matthew/Mathew Hogan/Hogen and Ellen Tyne, who were from County Tipperary. Martha was the daughter of Ruse Jones and Rosana McGyn.
Tim’s maternal grandfather was John Pierce Newell (the son of Charles Henry Newell and Ida Mae Pierce). John was born in Florida. Charles was the son of Stephen Newell and Mary Susan Vinton. Ida was the daughter of John Nicholson Pierce and Emma Curtis.
Tim’s maternal grandmother was Maria Hope St. Clair (the daughter of John Franklin St. Clair and Mary Jane Lemen/Lemon). Tim’s grandmother Maria was born in Iowa. John was the son of Mathew St. Clair and Isabella/Isabel Hall McClure. Tim’s great-grandmother Mary Jane was the daughter of Friend Robert Lemen/Lemon and Rebecca Minerva Wagoner/Waggoner.
Sources: Genealogy of Tim Daly – https://famouskin.com
Genealogy of Tim Daly (focusing on his father’s side) – https://www.geni.com
Tim’s father on the 1920 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Tim’s paternal grandfather, Percifer Charles “Percey” Daly, on the 1900 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Marriage record of Tim’s paternal great-grandparents, John Francis Hogan and Martha Ellen “Mattie” Jones – https://familysearch.org