Birth Name: Constance Frances Marie Ockelman
Date of Birth: November 14, 1922
Place of Birth: Brooklyn, New York, New York City, U.S.
Date of Death: July 7, 1973
Place of Death: Burlington, Vermont, U.S.
Veronica Lake was an American actress. Her mother, Constance Charlotta (Trimble), was of Irish descent. Her father, Harry Eugene Ockelman, was of half German and half Irish ancestry.
She had two children with her former husband, art director John S. Detlie; and two children with her former husband, film director Andre DeToth.
Veronica’s paternal grandfather was named Harry Ockelman. Harry was German.
Veronica’s paternal grandmother was named Alice Marie Collins. Alice was Irish.
Veronica’s maternal grandfather was James F. Trimble (the son of Joseph Trimble and Ellen Donovan). James was born in New York, to Irish parents.
Veronica’s maternal grandmother was Frances Comer (the daughter of Michael J. Comer and Elizabeth E. Hall). Frances was born in New York, to Irish parents.
Sources: Veronica Lake on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Veronica’s father on the 1910 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Veronica’s mother on the 1910 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org