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Amrita Acharia

by madman on October 20, 2018

Amrita Acharia – “Game of Thrones” TV Series Season 1 DVD Launch Party – Arrivals – Old Vic Tunnels – London, UK – Keywords: LMK73-33476-010312 Orientation: Portrait Face Count: 1 – False – Photo Credit: Landmark / PR Photos

Birth Name: अमृता आचार्य

Place of Birth: Kathmandu, Nepal

Date of Birth: July 31, 1987

Ethnicity:
*Nepalese (father)
*Ukrainian (mother)

Amrita Acharia is a British actress. Amrita was born in Nepal, to a Nepalese father, Ganesh Acharya, and a Ukrainian mother. Her parents met while studying at a university in Kiev, Ukraine. At the age of six, she moved with her family to England, and then grew up partly in Nepal, Ukraine, England, and Norway.

Amrita’s paternal grandfather was named Homakanta Acharya.

 

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Amy Redford

by madman on October 19, 2018

Birth Name: Amy Hart Redford

Date of Birth: October 22, 1970

Ethnicity: English, Scottish, Cornish, Dutch, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, Irish

Amy Redford is an American actress, director, and producer. She is the daughter of historian and environmental activist Lola Van Wagenen and actor, director, producer, businessperson, environmentalist, and philanthropist Robert Redford.

Amy’s paternal grandfather was Charles Robert Redford (the son of Charles Elisha/Elijah Redford and Lena Taylor). Amy’s grandfather Charles was born in Rhode Island. Amy’s great-grandfather Charles was the son of Charles Redford, whose parents were born in England, and had English and Irish ancestry; and of Jane Archie, who was Scottish, and had been born in Aberdeenshire. Lena was born in Cornwall, England, the daughter of Henry Taylor and Mary Tucker.

Amy’s paternal grandmother was Martha W. Hart (the daughter of Archibald Woodruff Hart and Sallie/Sally Pate Green). Martha was born in Texas. Archibald was the son of John Gabriel Hart and Ida Woodruff. Sallie was the daughter of Eugene E. Green and Martha “Mattie” Bugg.

Amy’s maternal grandfather was Frank Alton/Afton Van Wagenen (the son of Alma Van Wagenen and Birdie Ethel Gray). Frank was born in Utah. Alma was of Dutch, and some English descent, and was the son of David Van Wagenen and Julia Ann Provost. Birdie was the daughter of James Gray, who was Canadian, and had Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, Scottish, and English ancestry, and of Deseret Mathilda Loveless, who was of Scottish, English, Irish, and Dutch descent.

Amy’s maternal grandmother was Phyllis Barker (the daughter of Clarence Marcellus Barker and Myrtle Edna Ririe). Phyllis was born in Utah. Clarence was the son of Newman Henry Barker, whose father was English, and of Esther Caroline Chadwick, whose parents were also English. Myrtle was the daughter of Alexander Ririe, whose parents were Scottish, and of Elizabeth Jane McBride, who was of English, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, and Scottish descent, and whose father was born in England.

Sources: Family history of Amy’s father – http://www.powells.com

Genealogy of Amy Redford – https://www.geni.com

Genealogy of Amy Redford (focusing on her father’s side) – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com

Genealogy of Amy’s father – http://famouskin.com

Genealogy of Amy’s paternal great-great-grandmother, Jane Archie – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com

Amy’s paternal great-grandmother, Lena Taylor, on the 1900 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

Genealogy of Amy’s paternal grandmother, Martha W. Hart – http://www.findagrave.com

Amy’s paternal grandmother, Martha W. Hart, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

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Grace Fulton

by madman on October 19, 2018

Date of Birth: July 17, 1996

Ethnicity: English, Swedish, Italian, Polish

Grace Fulton is an American actress and dancer.

She is the daughter of Alisa and Damian Fulton. Her brother is actor Soren Fulton. Her great-aunt was actress Joan Shawlee.

Grace’s paternal grandfather was Albert Andrew Fulton (the son of Theodore Ceyler Fulton and Esther L. Ring). Albert was born in New York. Theodore was born in China, to American parents from Ohio, Albert A. Fulton and Florence W. Wishard. Esther was the daughter of Swedish parents, John A. Ring and Anna.

Grace’s paternal grandmother was Marie Louise Cornell (the daughter of Edward Cornell and Margaret Free).

Grace’s maternal grandparents’ surnames were Genovese and Olech.

Sources: Marriage record of Grace’s paternal grandparents, Albert Andrew Fulton and Marie Louise Cornell – https://www.familysearch.org

Grace’s paternal grandfather, Albert Andrew Fulton, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

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Cooper Andrews

by madman on October 19, 2018

Place of Birth: Smithtown, New York, U.S.

Date of Birth: March 10, 1985

Ethnicity:
*Samoan (father)
*Ashkenazi Jewish (mother)

Cooper Andrews is an American actor.

Cooper has said:

…I’m Samoan or half-Samoan, but I don’t know a whole lot of the Samoan culture. I was raised by my mom, I was raised Jewish. I’m one of the very few Samoan Jews in the world, which is funny. She’s in the Peace Corps, and that’s where she met my dad, but I never knew my dad. I was raised by my mom, who is a New York Jew.

His mother is said to be of Hungarian Jewish descent.

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Jocelyn Seagrave

by madman on October 16, 2018

Place of Birth: Bangkok, Thailand

Date of Birth: September 9, 1968

Ethnicity: English, 1/4 Burmese, 1/8th Chinese

Jocelyn Seagrave is an American actress. She is the daughter of Wendy Law-Yone, a journalist and author, and Sterling Vinton Seagrave, a historian, journalist, and author.

Jocelyn’s father was American, and her mother was Burmese, from Mandalay, Burma, and was of one half Burmese, one quarter Chinese, and one quarter English descent.

Jocelyn is married to Ted Fundoukos, with whom she has two children.

Jocelyn’s paternal grandfather was Gordon Stifler Seagrave (the son of Albert Ernest Seagrave and Alice Victoria Haswell Vinton). Gordon was an American missionary, physician, and author, who was born in Rangoon, Burma. Albert was born in Denison, Iowa, the son of Joseph Day Seagrave and Rachel Caroline Holbrook. Alice was born in Burma, the daughter of Justus Brainerd Vinton and Julia Ann Eliza Haswell, both also born in Burma.

Jocelyn’s paternal grandmother was Marion Grace “Tiny” Morse (the daughter of Samuel Theodore Morse and Grace May Munhall). Samuel was the son of Theodore Morse and Emeline Welton. Grace was the daughter of William Henry Munhall and Margaret W. Hulbert.

Jocelyn’s maternal grandfather was Edward Michael Law-Yone. Edward was a journalist, author, and official of Burma, who was born in Kamaing, Burma. Edward was of half Burmese and half English descent.

Jocelyn’s maternal grandmother was named Eleanor. Eleanor was of half Burmese and half Chinese descent.

Source: Genealogy of Jocelyn Seagrave – https://wc.rootsweb.com

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