Birth Name: Alexandr Mary Hedison
Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States
Date of Birth: July 10, 1969
*English, Italian (mother)
Alexandra Hedison is an American photographer, director, and actress.
Alexandra is the daughter of Bridget Felicity (Mori) and film, television, and stage actor David Hedison (Albert David Hedison, Jr.). Alexandra is married to actress and filmmaker Jodie Foster.
Her father is of Armenian descent. Her mother was born in Cape Town, South Africa, and likely had English and Italian ancestry.
Alexandra’s paternal grandfather was Albert David Hedison/Heditisian (the son of David/Tavit Hedison/Heditisian and Sarma Sermalian). Albert was born in Harpoot (now Elazığ), Armenia.
Alexandra’s paternal grandmother was Rose/Rosie Boghosian/Bogohisan (the daughter of Taros Bogohisan and Mary). Rose was from Armenia.
Alexandra’s maternal grandmother was named Renee. Renee was born in England.
Sources: Genealogy of Alexandra Hedison (focusing on her father’s side) – http://www.genealogy.com
Alexandra’s father on the 1930 U.S. Census – http://www.familysearch.org
Alexandra’s paternal grandmother, Rose/Rosie Boghosian/Bogohisan, on the 1920 U.S. Census – http://www.familysearch.org
Obituary of Alexandra’s mother – http://www.legacy.com
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