Kelly Slater

by ethnic on April 23, 2011

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Birth Name: Robert Kelly Slater

Place of Birth: Cocoa Beach, Florida

Date of Birth: February 11, 1972

Ethnicity: English, Irish, German, 1/8th Syrian-Lebanese

Kelly Slater is an American professional surfer and actor. With his tanned skin and hazel/green eyes, he has an intriguing background.

Kelly is the son of Judith Ann (Moriarity) and Stephen Hill Slater. His maternal great-grandfather was Syrian-Lebanese. The rest of Kelly’s ancestry is English, Irish, and German.

Kelly’s paternal grandfather was Burney Parker Slater (the son of Emmet Hill Slater and Maude Blount Atkins). Maude was the daughter of James Alexander Atkins and Lauinia Tipton.

Kelly’s paternal grandmother was Millison Slayton Ranney (the daughter of LeRoy Wilson Ranney and Millison Cutler Farr). Kelly’s great-grandmother Millison was the daughter of George A. Farr and Susan Cornelia Slayton.

Kelly’s maternal grandfather was William Bryant Moriarity (the son of Walter Moriarty and Minnie).

Kelly’s maternal grandmother was Helen Amin (the daughter of Hassan Amin and Mary Mickey). Hassan was born in Beirut, Lebanon. Mary was the daughter of Lewis Augustus Mickey and Ida Caroline “Carrie” E. Shuman; Lewis was the son of David W. Muecke/Mickey and Harriet Craumer.

Sources: Genealogy of Kelly’s paternal grandfather, Burney Parker Slater (focusing on his own mother’s side) –

Genealogy of Kelly’s paternal great-grandmother, Millison Cutler Farr (focusing on her own mother’s side) –

Obituary of Kelly’s maternal great-grandfather, Lewis Augustus Mickey –

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andrew September 18, 2016 at 6:04 pm

the first link is the genealogy of a wrong man, “James D. Bogle”.

Add this:

* Mary was the daughter of Lewis Augustus Mickey (son of David W. Mickey/Muecke and Harriet Craumer) and Caroline E. “Carrie” Shuman

neiltennant August 23, 2016 at 5:45 pm

he has light eyes however his skin color and the shape of his face suggest that he has some arab

neiltennant July 18, 2015 at 11:47 am

he looks so hot

cwm85 August 7, 2015 at 12:35 pm

Are you a mad or woman?

Capricious October 10, 2015 at 6:15 am

Maybe if he had dark eyes.

His eyes are creepy…lool

neiltennant June 28, 2016 at 4:30 am

no his eyes are gorgeous

andrew July 4, 2015 at 4:09 pm

if he has an ancestor born in Beirut he should be tagged as Lebanese. He has also acted in “Baywatch”

M May 31, 2015 at 7:07 am

He looks a quarter black

maurogomes3193 July 13, 2015 at 4:29 pm

he is tanned.kelly slater is clearly white.

ashash September 12, 2014 at 8:56 pm
follers September 12, 2014 at 9:23 pm

He is of 1/8th Arab descent.

ashash September 12, 2014 at 9:34 pm

Oh. I thought he was 1/2.

andrew September 13, 2014 at 4:36 am

His tanned skin is because he’s a surfer, they all are tanned as fuck!

maurogomes3193 July 13, 2015 at 4:30 pm

they are tanned not arab. he is white.

Anya April 14, 2012 at 6:29 am

He has beautiful eyes. Cool mix.

MySpace Celebrity April 26, 2011 at 12:37 pm

I used to think he was gorgeous when I was 7.
He’s still pretty handsome. It’s all in the eyes.

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