Birth Name: Bryan E. Greenberg
Place of Birth: Omaha, Nebraska, U.S.
Date of Birth: May 24, 1978
Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish
Bryan Greenberg is an American actor and musician. His parents are both Jewish (of Hungarian Jewish, German Jewish, and Russian Jewish descent). Bryan was raised in Conservative Judaism.
Bryan is married to actress and television personality Jamie Chung.
Bryan’s paternal grandparents were Charles Greenberg and Florence Honig (the daughter of Charles Honig and Rose Hochman). Florence was born in New York, to Hungarian Jewish parents. Charles Honig was the son of Louis Honig and Bettie Brand. Rose was the daughter of Herman Hochman and Resi/Rachel Goodman.
Bryan’s maternal grandfather was Hans/John Julius Barsdorf (the son of Ernest L. Barsdorf and Fannie/Fanny Putzel). Hans was born in Germany, to a Jewish family, and came to the United States in 1937 to escape the Nazis.
Bryan’s maternal grandmother was Betty Zusin (the daughter of Alex/Aleck Zusin and Ethel Claire Goldberg). Betty was born in New York, to Russian Jewish parents. Alex was the son of David Abraham Baruch/Berka Zusin and Elizabeth/Lifsche/Lisa Soloway Levine. Ethel was the daughter of Max S. Goldberg and Dorothy Wanamaker.
Genealogy of Bryan Greenberg (focusing on his father’s side) – https://www.geni.com
Bryan’s paternal grandmother, Florence Honig, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Bryan’s maternal grandmother, Betty Zusin, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Obituary of Bryan’s maternal step-grandmother, Carole Madeleine (Ehrmann) Sherman Barsdorf – http://deathnotices.michigan.com
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