Birth Name: Laura Huguette Smet
Place of Birth: Neuilly-sur-Seine, France
Date of Birth: 15 November, 1983
Ethnicity: French, 1/4 Belgian [Walloon], 1/32 Alsatian German
Laura’s paternal grandfather was Léon Smet (the son of Clément Antoine Smet and Marie Barbe Hubin). Léon was Belgian (Walloon), and was born in Schaerbeek, Brussels. Clément was the son of Jean-Joseph Smet and Marie Antoinette Detry. Laura’s great-grandmother Marie Barbe was the daughter of and Marie Josephe Hubin.
Laura’s paternal grandmother was Huguette Eugénie Pierrette Clerc (the daughter of Jeanne Marie Clerc). Huguette was born in Paris, France. Jeanne was the daughter of Pierre Jean Claude Maxime Clerc and Claudine Marie Joséphine Gros.
Laura’s maternal grandfather was Claude Marie Charles Eugénie Baye (the son of Ernest Félix Charles Baye and Aline Cécile Hortensia Poudras). Claude was born in Damery. Ernest was the son of Félix Ernest Baye/Bayle/Bale and Marie Augustine Zéolie Licourt. Aline was the daughter of Louis Joseph Eugène Poudras and Lucie Cécile Jacquet.
Laura’s maternal grandmother was Denise Jeanne Aimée Coustet (the daughter of Joseph Emile Marie Coustet and Juliette Eugénie Courcel). Denise was born in Boulogne. Joseph was the son of Paul Emile Coustet and Joséphine Sophie Marie Jaussen. Juliette was the daughter of Denis Pierre Jules Courcel and Eugénie Fanny Blondelet, whose mother was Alsatian German.
Sources: Genealogy of Laura Smet – http://genealogies-celebres.fr
Genealogy of Laura Smet (focusing on her father’s side) – https://www.geni.com
Genealogy of Laura’s father – https://gw.geneanet.org
Family history of Laura’s mother – http://genealogie-magazine.over-blog.com
Genealogy of Laura’s mother – https://gw.geneanet.org