Birth Name: America Georgine Ferrera
Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, USA
Date of Birth: April 18, 1984
America Ferrera is an American actress. She is well known for her role as “Ugly Betty” on the television show of the same name.
America is the daughter of América Griselda Ayes and Carlos Gregorio Ferrera, who were from Tegucigalpa, in the Central American nation of Honduras. 90 percent of Hondurans are Mestizo, a mixture of Native American and European. The remainder of the population is made up of Native American, Black and White people.
America is married to actor, writer, and director Ryan Piers Williams.
America’s paternal grandparents were Don Carlos Ferrera (the son of Gregorio Ferrera and Maria Luisa) and Georgina. Gregorio was the son of Sebastian Ferrera and Gregoria Gonzalez.
Source: Genealogy of America Ferrera (focusing on her father’s side) – https://www.geni.com
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