Rob Mayes

by stlucas on March 21, 2018

Rob Mayes – Ubisoft’s “Rainbow Six Siege” Launch Party – Arrivals – Exchange LA – Los Angeles, CA, USA – Photo Credit: Guillermo Proano / PR Photos

Place of Birth: Pepper Pike, Ohio, U.S.

Date of Birth: November 17, 1984

*English, Slovenian, possibly other (father)
*Lithuanian (mother)

Rob Mayes is an American actor, musician, and model.

Rob is the son of Diana (Strimaitis) and Robert F. Mayes. Rob has a brother, Alex. Rob’s father has English, Slovenian, and possibly other, ancestry. Rob’s mother is of Lithuanian ancestry.

Rob’s paternal grandfather was named Harry Mayes.

Rob’s paternal grandmother was Elise R. Kapel (the daughter of Frank Kapel and Mary/Marie). Elise was born in Ohio, to parents from either Italy, Yugoslavia, or Austria, and who were likely ethnic Slovenians. Frank was the son of Joseph Kapel.

Rob’s maternal grandfather was Anicetas “Tony” Strimaitis (the son of Leonas Strimaitis and Magdalena Mikulitis). Anicetas was of Lithuanian descent.

Rob’s maternal grandmother was Stase Andrusaitis (the daughter of Joseph Andrusaitis/Andrusaityte and Ursala Linetas). Stase was of Lithuanian descent.

Sources: Obituary of Rob’s paternal grandfather, Harry Mayes –

Marriage record of Rob’s maternal grandparents, Anicetas “Tony” Strimaitis and Stase Andrusaitis –

Obituary of Rob’s maternal grandfather, Anicetas “Tony” Strimaitis –

Obituary of Rob’s maternal grandmother, Stase (Andrusaitis) Strimaitis –

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andrew March 21, 2018 at 6:12 am

“Kapel” is an interesting case. It might be Croatian too:

stlucas March 21, 2018 at 7:04 am

That’s true, it got me confused as well. However, according to the 1930 U.S. Census, Frank and Mary Kapel speak Slovenian.

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