Mike Pompeo

by andrew on November 18, 2016

Birth Name: Michael Richard Pompeo

Place of Birth: Orange, California, United States

Date of Birth: December 30, 1963

Ethnicity:
*Italian (father)
*English, some French (mother)

Mike Pompeo is an American politician. A Republican, he has been Director of the Central Intelligence Agency, since January 23, 2017. He was previously a Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Kansas, from January 3, 2011 to January 23, 2017.

Mike is the son of Dorothy Jean “Dot” (Mercer) and Wayne Richard Pompeo. Mike’s father, who was born in New Mexico, is of Italian descent. Mike’s mother, from Kansas, had English, and some French, ancestry.

Mike’s paternal grandfather was Harry Pompeo (the son of Paulo “Paul” Pompeo and Genara “Emma”). Harry was born in New Mexico, to Italian parents, likely from Campania.

Mike’s paternal grandmother was Fay Brandolino (the daughter of Giuseppe Brandolino and Carmela Sanelli). Giuseppe and Carmela were both born in Caramanico, Province of Pescara, Abruzzo, Italy. Giuseppe was the son of Liborio Brandolino and Anna Felice Carestia. Carmela was the daughter of Camillo Sanelli and Felicia Carestia.

Mike’s maternal granfather was Earl James Mercer (the son of James Ulysses S. Grant Mercer and Elizabeth Mary/Marie Josephine LaPaille/La Paille). Mike’s great-grandfather James was the son of Gillard Jackson Mercer and Catherine Bechtel. Elizabeth Mary/Marie Josephine was the daughter of French parents, Simon LaPaille and Mary Josephine Tenea.

Mike’s maternal grandmother was Grace Mae Douglass (the daughter of William J. Douglass and Lura Rowe). William was the son of James S. Douglass and Louisa A. Coleman. Lura was the daughter of Colby Rowe.

Sources: Mike’s paternal grandfather, Harry Pompeo, on the 1920 U.S. Census: https://familysearch.org
Harry Pompeo on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

Genealogy of Mike’s paternal grandmother, Fay Brandolino – http://familyties4.homestead.com

Genealogy of Mike Pompeo (focusing on his mother’s side) – https://www.geni.com

Genealogy of Mike’s mother – http://www.findagrave.com

Genealogy of Mike’s maternal grandfather, Earl James Mercer (focusing on his own mother’s side) – http://www.genealogy.com

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follers February 11, 2017 at 2:01 pm

Andrew, how do you know that that’s Pompeo’s father’s genealogy?

andrew February 11, 2017 at 3:10 pm
andrew November 25, 2016 at 5:29 pm

this profile needs to be edited

follers November 26, 2016 at 12:18 am

Russian hackers and the FBI now have a lot of free time on their hands, so…

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