Birth Name: Edward George Skrein
Place of Birth: Camden, London, England, U.K.
Date of Birth: 29 March, 1983
*Ashkenazi Jewish (father)
*possibly English (mother)
Ed Skrein is a British rapper and actor.
Ed’s paternal grandparents were Austrian Jews. Ed’s mother is possibly of English background.
Ed’s paternal grandparents are George S. W. Skrein and Susanne Therese Altschul (the daughter of Friedrich Altschul and Ella Popper). Friedrich was born in Prague, the son of Josef Hermann Altschul and Therese Rubin. Ella was born in Bratislava, the daughter of Ludwig Popper and Ernestine Popper.
Ed’s patrilineal line likely leads back to Ascher Skrein, who was born, c. 1811, in Holešov, Zlín Region, Czech Republic.
Source: Genealogy of Ed Skrein (focusing on his father’s side) – http://www.geni.com
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