Birth Name: Wyatt Hawn Russell
Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States
Date of Birth: July 10, 1986
Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish (maternal grandmother), English, German, Scottish, Irish
Wyatt Russell is an American actor and professional hockey player. He is the son of actor Kurt Russell and actress, director, singer, and producer Godlie Hawn, and the half-sibling of actors Kate Hudson and Oliver Hudson. Wyatt is married to actress Meredith Hagner.
Wyatt’s father has English, German, Scottish, and Irish ancestry.
Wyatt’s maternal grandfather was of approximately one quarter German and three quarters English ancestry. Wyatt’s maternal grandmother was the daughter of Hungarian Jewish parents. Goldie Hawn raised her children with Jewish and Buddhist traditions.
Wyatt’s paternal grandfather was Bing Russell (an actor, born Neil Oliver Russell, the son of Warren Oliver Russell and Ruth Stewart Vogel). Bing was born in Vermont. Warren was the son of Eddie Oliver Russell and Edith Ellen Hathaway. Ruth was the daughter of Frederick A. Vogel, Jr., who was born in Pennsylvania, to German parents, and of Agnes A. Stuart/Stewart.
Wyatt’s paternal grandmother was Louise Julia Crone (the daughter of Stanley Martin Crone and Helen Louise Monohan, later Gackenback). Louise was born in Pennsylvania. Stanley was the son of William Henry Crone and Hannah/Anna Marie Freeby, and was of German descent. Helen was the daughter of Neil Monohan, who was of Irish origin, and of Anna Rose Trow.
Wyatt’s maternal grandfather was Edward Rutledge Hawn (the son of Otto Delphia Hawn and Claire Estelle Johnson). Edward was born in Arkansas. Otto was the son of Aaron Madison Hawn, who was of German descent, and of Nannie Ada Hevrin. Claire was the daughter of Henry Spencer Johnson and Mary Frances Hall.
Wyatt’s maternal grandmother was Laura Steinhoff (the daughter of Michael/Max B. Steinhoff and Frances “Fanny/Fannie” Weiss). Laura was born in Pennsylvania, to Hungarian Jewish parents. Frances was the daughter of Menachem Mendel Weiss and Esther Schwartz; Esther was the daughter of Ignatz Schwartz and Goldie.
Genealogy of Wyatt’s father – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com
Wyatt’s paternal great-great-grandfather, Frederick A. Vogel, Jr., on the 1880 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Wyatt’s paternal great-great-grandmother, Anna Rose Trow, on the 1900 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Genealogy of Wyatt Russell (focusing on his mother’s side) – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com