Birth Name: Ian Michael Nelson
Date of Birth: April 10, 1995
Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish
Ian Nelson is an American actor. He is Jewish (of Russian Jewish and Austrian Jewish descent).
Ian’s maternal grandfather was Mortimer Terrence Nelson (the son of Herman Nelson and Marian). Herman was born in Russia. Marian was born in New York, to a family from Russia.
Ian’s maternal grandmother is Marcia Judith Salander (the daughter of Nathan Salander and Lillian Kaplan). Nathan was born in New York, to parents from Austria, Abraham Salander and Jennie Tarnov. Lillian was born in Russia.
Sources: Ian’s paternal grandfather, Mortimer Terrence Nelson, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Obituary of Ian’s maternal grandfather, Mortimer Terrence Nelson – http://www.buckscountycouriertimes.com
Ian’s maternal grandmother, Marcia Judith Salander, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
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