Justin Bieber

by ethnic on March 16, 2010

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Birth Name: Justin Drew Bieber

Place of Birth: London, Ontario, Canada

Date of Birth: March 1, 1994

Ethnicity:
*German, Irish, English, Scottish (father)
*French-Canadian, with remote English, Swiss-French, and Scottish (mother)

Justin Bieber is a Canadian singer, songwriter, and actor. He is the son of Jeremy Bieber and Pattie Mallette. A picture of Justin with his parents can be seen here.

On his father’s side, Justin has German, Irish, English, and Scottish ancestry. Justin’s mother’s family is French-Canadian; his mother also has remote English, Swiss-French, and Scottish ancestry.

Justin has stated that he has some Native Canadian (First Nations) ancestry. It is not clear if this ancestry has ever been documented. No Native ancestry appears on any publicly available family trees of Justin Bieber.

Justin is able to understand some French but can not speak the language fluently. He was raised by his single mother, and is able to play the piano, drums, guitar, and trumpet. He was discovered on YouTube by Scooter Braun, who later became his manager.

Justin’s patrilineal line traces back to Philippe Bieber, an ethnic German who was born, c. 1788, in Zilling, Moselle, Lorraine (then in France).

Justin’s paternal grandfather is George Bieber (the son of Hiram Albert Bieber and Ellen Anne Mary Loretta Egan). Justin’s great-grandfather Hiram was born in Dashwood, Ontario, of German descent. Hiram’s parents were William Albert Bieber (the son of Philip/Philippe Bieber and Caroline Bier) and Margaretta Pfaff (the daughter of Henry Pfaff and Elizabeth Keller).
Justin’s great-grandmother Ellen was born in Ontario, of Irish descent. Ellen’s parents were John Michael Egan (the son of Michael Egan and Helen Lang) and Mary Ann Whalen (the daughter of James Whalen and Ann Birch).

Justin’s paternal grandmother is Kathleen Arnold (the daughter of Jack Arnold and Florence Alice Kennedy). Justin’s great-grandfather Jack was born in Poole, Dorset, England, the son of George Arnold and Kate Elizabeth Rattew. Justin’s great-grandmother Florence was the daughter of David Alexander Kennedy, who was of Scottish origin, and of Muriel Florence Napper, who was of English descent.

Justin’s maternal grandfather is Michael Mallette (the son of Alexandre Mallette/Mallet and Therese Hamelin/Hamblin). Justin’s grandfather Michael was born to a French-Canadian family. Alexandre was the son of Felix Alfred Telesphore Mallette/Mallet and Alida Lachance.

Justin’s maternal grandmother is Diane M. Henry (the daughter of Venant Eugène Henry and Estelle Germain). Justin’s grandmother Diane is from a French-Canadian family. Venant was the son of Joseph Daniel Henry and Marguerite Léocadie/Louse Babin. Estelle was the daughter of Joseph-Roland Garneau Germain and Marie-Alphonsine-Germaine Breton.

Justin’s matrilineal ancestry traces back to Marie Meilleur, who was born, c. 1599, in Sainte-Madeleine-de-la-Ventrouse, Perche, France.

Sources: Genealogies of Justin Bieber – http://www.geni.com
http://famouskin.com
http://www.nosorigines.qc.ca

Justin’s paternal great-grandfather, Hiram Albert Bieber, at MyHeritage – http://www.myheritage.com

Marriage record of Justin’s paternal great-great-grandparents, William Albert Bieber and Margaretta Pfaff – https://familysearch.org

Genealogy of Justin’s paternal great-great-grandfather, William Albert Bieber – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com

Marriage record of Justin’s paternal great-great-grandparents, John Michael Egan and Mary Ann Whalen – https://familysearch.org

Genealogies of Justin’s paternal great-great-grandmother, Muriel Florence Napper – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com
http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com

Genealogies of Justin Bieber (focusing on his mother’s side) – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com
http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com

1st Photo by Prphotos
2nd photo by Helga Esteb / Shutterstock.com

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