Jeremy Sisto

LOS ANGELES - AUG 27:  Jeremy Sisto at the "Break Point" Special

Birth Name: Jeremy Merton Sisto

Place of Birth: Grass Valley, Nevada, California, United States

Date of Birth: October 6, 1974

*Italian (father)
*possibly English (mother)

Jeremy Sisto is an American actor, writer, and producer. His parents are Reedy Gibbs, an actress, and Richard “Dick” Sisto, a jazz musician and educator. He is the brother of actress Meadow Sisto. He is married to Addie Lane, with whom he has two children.

Jeremy’s paternal grandfather was Arthur Sisto (the son of Vito Rocco Sisto and Rose/Rosie Kneely/Kneally/Keenely). Arthur was born in Pennsylvania. Vito was from Alberobello, Bari, Apulia, and was the son of Salvatore Sisto. Rose was born in Pennsylvania, to Italian parents, Joseph Kneely and Katherine/Catherine Salamone/Salomone.

Jeremy’s paternal grandmother was Antoinette Capparelli (the daughter of Ralph V. Capparelli and Maria/Mary Drammis). Ralph was Italian, from Altomonte, Cosenza, Calabria, and was the son of Giuseppe Antonio Capparelli and Maria Caterina Adamo. Jeremy’s great-grandmother Maria/Mary Drammis was born in Illinois, to Italian parents, Luigi Drammis and Rosina/Rosa/Rose D’Arconte/Darconte.

Sources: Jeremy’s paternal grandfather, Arthur Sisto, on the 1940 U.S. Census –

Death record of Jeremy’s paternal great-grandfather, Vito Rocco Sisto –

Jeremy’s paternal great-grandmother, Rose/Rosie Kneely/Kneally/Keenely, on the 1910 U.S. Census –

Death record of Jeremy’s paternal great-grandmother, Rose/Rosie (Kneely/Kneally/Keenely) Sisto –

Jeremy’s paternal grandmother, Antoinette Capparelli, on the 1920 U.S. Census –

Obituary of Jeremy’s paternal grandmother, Antoinette (Capparelli) Sisto –

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3 Responses

  1. bablah says:

    Possible birth record for his mother (she was born Dorothy Marie Gibbs in Louisville, KY on February 17, 1947)

    Ralph Capparelli was from Altomonte, Cosenza, Calabria.

  2. bablah says:

    Grandparents: Arthur Sisto and Antoinette Capparelli (daughter of Ralph and Mary Capparelli)

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