Max Schneider

by follers on March 12, 2014

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Birth Name: Maxwell George Schneider

Place of Birth: Manhattan, New York City, New York, U.S.

Date of Birth: June 21, 1992

*Ashkenazi Jewish (father)
*German, English (mother)

Max Schneider, also known as MAX, is an American actor, singer, songwriter, dancer, and model.

His father is from an Ashkenazi Jewish family. His mother has German and English ancestry. Max was raised Jewish. He discusses his religious upbringing here.

Max’s maternal grandparents were Robert E. Welty and Georgann “George” Potts (the daughter of Delmon/Delmar Potts and Henrietta George Ann Towery). Delmon was the son of Thomas Potts and Surelda Frances Ashbrook. Henrietta was the daughter of George K. Towery and Sarah A.

Sources: Genealogy of Max’s maternal grandmother, Georgann “George” Potts (focusing on her own father’s side) –

Genealogy of Max’s maternal grandmother, Georgann “George” Potts (focusing on her own mother’s side) –

Max’s maternal grandmother, Georgann “George” Potts, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

Obituary of Max’s maternal grandmother, Georgann “George” (Potts) Welty –

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{ 8 comments… read them below or add one }

lelo4 September 11, 2016 at 7:39 pm

He looks Mesopotamian/Assyrian/Iraqi

andrew September 12, 2016 at 3:32 pm

I am surprised you didn’t say that he looked Turkish.

phaedra December 26, 2015 at 5:14 am

vv Nope. That’s how many people of Jewish descent look. Small eyes are prevalent in Semites.

Connerfromvine December 26, 2015 at 2:43 pm

I agree, he looks Ashkenazi to me.

bleachsoda December 25, 2015 at 5:18 pm

looks full blown mestizo

Check7t July 31, 2014 at 8:43 am

Looks like a castizo, a ‘whiter looking’ Mexican.

ShawntheGod July 27, 2014 at 4:09 am

Kinda looks part Asian.

ihatemostpeople March 14, 2014 at 7:08 am

He looks like a light Mexican to me.

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