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  • Sir George Henry Martin CBE (1926 - 2016)
    George Martin, recognised as one of music's most versatile and imaginative talents, entered the music industry in 1950 after studying at the Guildhall School of Music and playing the oboe professionall...
  • Mark David Chapman
    Sources for Chapman's lineage include Wikipedia ( ) and this tree:
  • Heather Anne Mills
    Heather Anne Mills is an English charity campaigner and former model, and the former wife of musician Sir Paul McCartney; during the marriage she was called Heather Mills McCartney. Mills started her...
  • Barbara Bach
    Barbara Bach (born Barbara Goldbach) is an American actress and model known as the Bond girl from the James Bond movie The Spy Who Loved Me (1977). She is married to musician Ringo Starr of The Beatles...
  • Maureen Starkey Tigrett (1946 - 1994)
    She was the first wife of The Beatles drummer, Ringo Starr. They married in 1965 and divorced in 1975. The couple had three children, Zak, Jason and Lee. Born as Mary Cox in Liverpool, the only child...

The purpose of this project is to explore the ancestry of the four core members of the Beatles (Ringo Starr--a.k.a. Richard Starkey), as well as their wives and close associates.

If you are interested in joining this project, please contact one of the project collaborators.

Discussions about Project.

Current priorities:

  • Extending the lineage of the core four members, hopefully connecting them to the big tree
  • Creating profiles for people in the Beatles universe not already represented on Geni. Candidates include:
    • Neil Aspinall
    • Mal Evans
    • The Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

Feel free to suggest others!

Peace & love!

Useful resources

  • Beatles Ireland is a good jumping-off point for what is known about the Beatles' Irish lineage

Please see this discussion for more general genealogy resources.