Eva Amurri

by ethnic on December 8, 2009

Eva Amurri

Birth Name: Eva Maria Olivia Amurri

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

Date of Birth: March 15, 1985

*75% Italian [including Sicilian]
*25% mix of English, German, Irish, and Welsh

Eva Amurri is an American actress.

Eva is the daughter of Italian director Franco Amurri and American actress Susan Sarandon. Eva’s maternal grandfather had English, German, Irish, and Welsh ancestry. Eva’s maternal grandmother’s ancestry is Italian (including Sicilian). Eva’s half-brother is actor and musician Miles Robbins.

Eva is married to sportscaster Kyle Martino, with whom she has two children.

Eva’s paternal grandfather was named Antonio Amurri. Antonio was born in Ancona in Italy.

Eva’s maternal grandfather was Phillip Leslie Tomalin (the son of William Arthur Tomalin III and Alberta Agnes Boehner). Phillip was born in New Jersey. William was the son of English parents, William Arthur Tomalin, Jr., from Hackney, London, Middlesex, and Susanna Beams, from Wiltshire. Alberta was the daughter of George Albert Boehner, who was German, and of Winfred Lavina Hanily, who was born in New Jersey, to Irish parents.

Eva’s maternal grandmother was Leonora Marie Criscione (the daughter of Giuseppe/Joseph Vincent Criscione and Anita Evelyn Rigali). Giuseppe was born in Ragusa, Sicily, Italy, the son of Angelo Criscione and Salvatria/Salvatrice Cicetra/Licitra. Anita was born in New York, the daughter of Italian emigrants, from Coreglia, Province of Lucca, Tuscany, Mansueto Rigali and Angelina Bonturi.

Sources: http://news.bbc.co.uk

Notes on Eva’s mother’s ancestry, by Megan Smolenyak Smolenyak, at The Huffington Post – http://www.huffingtonpost.com

Genealogy of Eva Amurri – https://www.geni.com

Genealogy of Eva Amurri (focusing on her mother’s side) – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com

Genealogy of Eva’s mother – http://www.wikitree.com

Gravestones of Eva’s maternal great-great-grandparents, Angelo Criscione and Salvatria/Salvatrice Cicetra/Licitra – https://3.bp.blogspot.com

photo by kathclick/Bigstock.com

{ 6 comments… read them below or add one }

andrew June 2, 2013 at 11:01 am
andrew June 2, 2013 at 2:40 pm

I don’t see any dark look in her or Susan..

DK1x February 11, 2014 at 4:52 pm

Why do you expect her or Susan to look dark?

levangelista36 August 5, 2012 at 9:16 pm

Eva’s dad is of Italian descent.

But Susan Sarandon is also of Italian descent as well as English, Irish, and Welsh descent. She has ancestors from Tuscany and Sicily. Eva looks mostly Italian because she is.

ASA November 6, 2010 at 7:26 pm

Definitely looks like a young Susan Sarandon

LiL V4CH4 April 12, 2010 at 6:27 am

She looks Italian mostly….

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