Verne Jay Troyer

Verne Jay Troyer

Male 1969 - 2018  (49 years)
Person ID: I30021 


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  • Name Verne Jay Troyer  [1
    Born 1 Jan 1969  Sturgis, St Joseph, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 21 Apr 2018  Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Cause: Suicide exascerbated by alcoholism 
    Siblings
     1. Davon R. Troyer (ID:I30024)
     2. Deborah Troyer (ID:I50276)

    Parents

    Family ID: F22059 Group Sheet  |  Family Chart  
    Father Reuben J. Troyer, Jr. (ID:I30025) 
    Mother Susan Marie Yoder (ID:I30023) 

    Other Personal Events

    Occupation Between 1994 and 2018  Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    actor, stuntman, played Mini-Me in Austin Powers movies 
    Religion Brought up as Amish as a child, but his parents left the faith when he was still a child  [1
    Medical Note Cartilage–hair hypoplasia; he was 2 ft 8 in (81 cm) tall  [1
  • Event Map

    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Jan 1969 - Sturgis, St Joseph, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Between 1994 and 2018 - Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Apr 2018 - Los Angeles, California, USA Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 
  • Photos
    Verne Jay Troyer
    Verne Jay Troyer
    Histories
    The Ups and Downs of Mini-Me
    The Ups and Downs of Mini-Me
    Pick someone with one of a dozen popular Amish surnames, and Sharon (née Weaver) Vitter is probably related to that person, sometimes in many ways. Such is the case with 2-foot, 8-inch-tall actor and stuntman Verne Troyer, most well known for his portrayal of "Mini-Me" in the Austin Powers movies.

  • Source Citations

    1. [S307] Family Database of Vitter-Weaver Family, Jeffrey & Sharon Vitter, (Name: Self; Location: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA; Date: Since 1996;), The Ups and Downs of Mini-Me.
      Pick someone with one of a dozen popular Amish surnames, and Sharon (née Weaver) Vitter is probably related to that person, sometimes in many ways. Such is the case with 2-foot, 8-inch-tall actor and stuntman Verne Troyer, most well known for his portrayal of "Mini-Me" in the Austin Powers movies.
      https://vitter.org/familytree/histories/VerneTroyer.php

    2. [S890] Wikipedia, "Verne Troyer".
      Verne Jay Troyer (January 1, 1969 – April 21, 2018) was an American actor, comedian, and stunt performer who played Mini-Me in the Austin Powers film series. He had cartilage–hair hypoplasia and was 2 ft 8 in (81 cm) tall.[1][2]

      https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Verne_Troyer