Birth Name: Caroline Michelle Prejean
Place of Birth: San Diego, California, United States
Date of Birth: May 13, 1987
*Cajun French, small amounts of Scottish, Irish, and Welsh, remote Spanish (father)
Carrie Prejean is an American fashion model and beauty pageant contestant. She was Miss California 2009 and was a runner-up for Miss USA 2009.
Her father, William Prejean, has Cajun (French), a small amount of Scottish, Irish, and Welsh, and distant Spanish, roots. Her mother, Francine (Coppola), is of Italian ancestry. Carrie is married to NFL quarterback Kyle Boller, with whom she has two children.
Carrie’s paternal grandparents are Wilbert Paul Prejean, Sr. (the son of Joseph Prejean and Noemie Broussard) and Anita Dolores Smith. Joseph was the son of Alcide Simon Prejean and Marie Celima Campbell.
Carrie’s maternal grandparents were Frank N. Coppola and Jeanette R. Bruni (the daughter of Giovanni/John Bruni and Dorothy Vona). Jeanette was born in New York. Giovanni was Italian, from Ceccano, Lazio. Dorothy was herself born in New York, to Italian parents, John Vona and Philomena.
Sources: Genealogy of Carrie’s paternal grandfather, Wilbert Paul Prejean, Sr. (through Wilbert’s brother, Willie Joseph Prejean) (focusing on his father’s side) – https://www.wikitree.com
Genealogy of Carrie’s paternal great-great-grandmother, Marie Celima Campbell – http://hpeterjr.us
Carrie’s maternal grandmother, Jeanette R. Bruni, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Carrie’s maternal great-grandmother, Dorothy Vona, on the 1905 New York State Census – https://familysearch.org