Michelle Branch

2006 Warner Music Group Grammy After Party

Birth Name: Michelle Jacquet DeSevren Branch

Place of Birth: Sedona, Arizona, U.S.

Date of Birth: July 2, 1983

*Irish, Dutch, English, French, German, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, Welsh, remote Norwegian (father)
*Indonesian, with some Dutch and French (mother)

Michelle Branch is an American singer, songwriter, guitarist, and actress.

Her father has Irish, Dutch, English, French, German, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, Welsh, remote Norwegian, ancestry. Michelle’s mother was born in Den Haag, Netherlands, of Indonesian, and some Dutch and French, descent.

Michelle has a daughter with her former husband, bass player Teddy Landau.

Michelle’s paternal grandfather was David Carroll Branch (the son of Benjamin David Hamill “Ben” Branch and Helen Frances Carroll). Benjamin was the son of Townsend Stitt Branch and Esther Hamill, whose own parents, David Hamill and Esther “Etty” Corbett, were Scots-Irish. Helen was the daughter of Irish emigrants, Patrick Joseph Carroll and Ellen McGuire.

Michelle’s paternal grandmother was Geryld Merlyn “Geri” Vassar (the daughter of James Fountaine Vassar and Marguerite Anne Heller). James was the son of James Madison “Jim” Vassar and Angeletta Jane Kelsay. Marguerite was the daughter of a German emigrant, “John Arthur” Heller, of Kulmbach, Bavaria, and of Emma Virginia Hughes Campbell.

Michelle’s maternal grandmother was named Amy.

Source: Genealogy of Michelle Branch (focusing on her father’s side) – https://www.geni.com

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Curious about ethnicity

16 Responses

  1. lopac says:

    I think hapa people should have there own country.

  2. lala says:

    mix blood always look so pretty….hmm, i think i have to marry with a guy from another country and in different ethni, so i could have a mix baby with nice face. I wish. so any european/american/hispanic/latino who willing to marry me??? jijijiji

  3. kira says:

    What a nice mix:)

  4. ethnic says:

    In some pics you can see the Asian features in her face.


  5. haley says:

    Wow, she’s as much as a quarter Indo? Didn’t know that… I thought she’d be much less.

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