Birth Name: Kelli Michelle Berglund
Place of Birth: Moorpark, California, U.S.
Date of Birth: February 9, 1996
Ethnicity: Italian, Irish, German, Swedish, English, Scottish, French-Canadian
Kelli Berglund is an American actress, model, and singer. She is known for starring in the Disney Channel Original Movie How to Build a Better Boy.
She has said that her ancestry is “Italian, Irish, German, Swedish, English, Scottish. Lots of things!”
She also has French-Canadian ancestry.
Kelli’s paternal grandfather likely was the son of Dalmar G. Berglund and Aura Marie. Dalmar was the son of Dalmar G. Berglund, who was of fully or half Swedish descent, and of Josephine Weisenhorn, who had German ancestry.
Kelli’s maternal grandfather is Robert Alan Blandy (the son of William Blandy and Opell/Opal/Opel Vincent). Robert was born in Illinois. Opell was the daughter of William S. Vincent and Aldea Marceau, who were born in Illinois, both of them to French-Canadian parents.
Kelli’s maternal grandmother was Claire Marie Rigoni/Regoni (the daughter of Valentine/Lyno Regoni/Rigoni and Mary Forte). Claire was born in Illinois. Valentine was born in Illinois, to Italian parents. Mary was Italian.
Sources: Kelli’s maternal grandfather, Robert Alan Blandy, on the 1940 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Kelli’s maternal great-grandmother, Opell/Opal/Opel Vincent, on the 1920 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Marriage record of Kelli’s maternal great-great-grandparents, William S. Vincent and Aldea Marceau – https://www.familysearch.org
Birth record of Kelli’s maternal grandmother, Claire Marie Rigoni/Regoni – https://familysearch.org
Kelli’s maternal grandmother, Claire Marie Rigoni/Regoni, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
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