Birth Name: María de la Paz Elizabeth Sofía Adriana de la Huerta
Place of Birth: New York City, New York, U.S.
Date of Birth: September 3, 1984
*German, English, Scottish (mother)
Paz de la Huerta is an American actress and model.
Her father, Íñigo de la Huerta y Ozores, the Spanish XVII Duke of Mandas and Villanueva, was born in San Sebastián, Basque Country, Spain, though he was of Spanish (non-Basque) descent, with his family from Madrid. Her mother, Judith Bruce, is an American.
Paz’s paternal grandfather was Ignacio de la Huerta y Fernández de Henestrosa (the son of Ricardo de la Huerta y Avial and Rafaela Fernández de Henestrosa y Gayoso de los Cobos, IX Marquesa de Puebla de Parga, Duquesa de Mandas y Villanueva). Ricardo was the son of Ricardo de la Huerta y Romillo, who was a senator, and of Margarita Avial y Lloréns. Rafaela was the daughter of Don Ignacio Fernández de Henestrosa y Ortiz de Mioño, VIII Conde de Moriana del Río, and of Doña Francisca de Borja Gayoso de los Cobos y Sevilla, XV Marquesa de Camarasa, who was born in Napoli, Italy, of Spanish descent.
Paz’s paternal grandmother was María de los Ángeles Ozores y Santa Marina (the daughter of Don Gonzalo de Ozores y Saavedra and Maria de los Angeles Santa Marina y Romero). Don Gonzalo was the son of Don Jacobo de Ozores y Mosquera and Doña Corina de Saavedra y Cueto. Paz’s great-grandmother Maria de los Angeles was the daughter of José Santa Marina y Pérez and Emilia Romero y Garcia.
Paz’s maternal grandfather was Ralph Dwight Bruce (the son of Ralph Bruce and Bernice Works). Paz’s great-grandfather Ralph was the son of Frank Bruce and Estelle R. Cooper. Bernice was the daughter of Samuel Dwight Works and Ida Sudlow.
Paz’s maternal grandmother was Jean Louise Carleton (the daughter of George Alfred Carleton and Alice Marie Bruner). George was the son of Frank Henry Carleton and Ellen Elliot Jones. Alice was the daughter of Henry Clay Bruner and Orpha Louella Stultz.
Obituary of Paz’s maternal grandmother, Jean Louise (Carleton) Bruce – http://www.legacy.com
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