Amy Holmes

by follers on August 20, 2017

Place of Birth: Lusaka, Zambia

Date of Birth: July 25, 1973

Ethnicity:
*Zambian (father)
*English, other (mother)

Amy Holmes is an American news anchor and conservative political commentator.

She was born in Lusaka, Zambia, to a Zambian father and a white American mother. She was raised in Seattle, Washington, U.S.

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Dick Van Patten

by andrew on August 19, 2017

Birth Name: Richard Vincent Van Patten

Date of Birth: December 9, 1928

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

Date of Death: June 23, 2015

Place of Death: Santa Monica, California

Ethnicity:
*Dutch, English, some German (father)
*Italian (mother)

Dick Van Patten was an American actor. He is known for his role as patriarch Tom Bradford on the ABC television comedy-drama Eight Is Enough.

Dick was the son of Josephine Rose (Acerno) and Richard Byron Van Patten. Dick’s sister is actress Joyce Van Patten, the mother of actress Talia Balsam. Dick’s son is Vincent Van Patten, a former professional tennis player.

Dick’s paternal grandparents were John Peter Van Patten (the son of Byron Van Patten and Elizabeth Abigail Butler) and Florence Lucinda Tyler (the daughter of Edwin Forest Tyler and Anna Otten).

Dick’s maternal grandparents were Vincent Acerno (the son of Bonevultura/Bonevalturo Acerno and Josephine) and Rose Larusso. Vincent and Rose were Italian.

Sources: Genealogy of Dick Van Patten – http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com

Genealogies of Dick’s parents – https://www.ancestry.com

Dick’s mother on the 1920 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

Photo by kathclick/Bigstock.com

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Jon Lester

by bearboy on August 19, 2017

Birth Name: Jonathan Tyler Lester

Place of Birth: Tacoma, Washington, U.S.

Date of Birth: January 7, 1984

Ethnicity: English, possibly other

Jon Lester is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Chicago Cubs of Major League Baseball.

Jon is the son of John Thomas Lester and Kathie L. (Carver) Lester.

Lester’s maternal grandparents are Edie and Dick Carver.

Source: http://www.heraldonline.com

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Kimberly Guilfoyle

by stlucas on August 19, 2017

Kimberly Guilfoyle – 15th Annual National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association New York Benefit – Photo Credit: Jakes Van Der Watt / PR Photos

Birth Name: Kimberly Ann Guilfoyle

Place of Birth: San Francisco, California, United States

Date of Birth: March 9, 1969

Ethnicity:
*Irish (father)
*Puerto Rican (mother)

Kimberly Guilfoyle is an American television host, news personality, and lawyer.

Kimberly is the daughter of Mercedes (Gerena) and Anthony “Tony” Christopher Guilfoyle. Kimberly’s father was from Ennis, County Clare, Ireland. Kimberly’s mother was from Aguadilla, Puerto Rico.

Kimberly was previously married to politician Gavin Newsom.

Sources: http://www.sfgate.com

Birth record of Kimberly Guilfoyle – http://www.familysearch.org

Obituary of Kimberly’s father, Anthony “Tony” Christopher Guilfoyle – http://www.legacy.com

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Brandi Glanville

by bablah on August 19, 2017

Birth Name: Brandi Lynn Glanville

Place of Birth: Salinas, Monterey, California, United States

Date of Birth: November 16, 1972

Ethnicity: English, Welsh, possibly French-Canadian and German

Brandi Glanville is an American television personality, author, and model. She has two children with her former husband, actor Eddie Cibrian.

Brandi’s paternal grandfather was Guy Warren Glanville, son of William Thorn Glanville and Lillian Hettie Oliver. William was born in England to English father and Welsh mother. Lillian was born in Arkansas to Joseph Oliver and Hannah Bancroft. Joseph was Welsh from Newton, Montgomeryshire (Powys today), and Hannah was English from Derbyshire.

Brandi’s paternal grandmother Paulette C. Hetuer was born in Massachusetts, possibly of French-Canadian descent.

Sources: Brandi’s grandfather Guy Glanville on a 1930 U.S. census – familysearch.org

Brandi’s geat-grandmother Lillian Oliver on a 1900 U.S. census – familysearch.org

Photo by kathclick/Bigstock.com

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