Birth Name: Ayda Sabahat Evecan
Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States
Date of Birth: May 17, 1979
*Ashkenazi Jewish (mother)
Ayda Field is an American actress.
Her father is Turkish. Her mother, Gwen Field, is an American film producer. Ayda’s father is Muslim and her mother is Jewish.
Ayda is able to speak Turkish, French, and Spanish. She is married to British musician Robbie Williams, with whom she has three children.
Ayda’s maternal grandfather was Joseph Albert Field (the son of Joseph A. Field and Lula/Lula Levi). Ayda’s grandfather Joseph was born in New York. Ayda’s great-grandfather Joseph was an Austrian Jew. Lula was born in New York, to a Czech Jewish father and a German Jewish mother.
Ayda’s maternal grandmother was Marjorie V. Cohen/Coleman (the daughter of Max Cohen/Coleman and Bessie/Bess Kessler). Marjorie was born in New York, to Russian Jewish/Latvian Jewish parents. Max was the son of Moses Cohen and Mollie Levy. Bessie was the daughter of Philip Kessler and Ida Kamber.
Sources: Ayda’s maternal grandfather, Joseph Albert Field, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Marriage record of Ayda’s maternal great-grandparents, Max Cohen/Coleman and Bessie/Bess Kessler – https://www.familysearch.org
Death record of Ayda’s maternal great-grandmother, Max Cohen/Coleman – https://www.familysearch.org
Obituary of Ayda’s maternal great-grandmother, Bessie/Bess (Kessler) Coleman – https://www.nytimes.com
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