Robert Del Naja

by Manila on March 18, 2016

Festival Sudoeste 2010 Music Festival - Day 4

Place of Birth: Brighton, Sussex, England

Date of Birth: 21 January 1965

Ethnicity:
*50% Italian
*43.75% English
*6.25% Irish

Robert Del Naja is a British artist, musician, singer, and songwriter. He is known as a member of the English trip hop group Massive Attack. His father, Franco Del Naja, was an Italian immigrant, from Naples. His mother, Ann Rosemary (Peters), is English, of English and 1/8th Irish descent.

Robert’s maternal grandfather was Edward Peters (the son of Frederick William Peters and Jemima “Mima” Grenyer). Frederick was the son of Edward Peters and Ann Tingley. Jemima was the daughter of James Grenyer and Elizabeth Baker.

Robert’s maternal grandmother was Elsie Florence Quantrill (the daughter of Charles Quantrill and Elizabeth Padwick). Charles was the son of Richard Quantrill and Martha Ann Heron. Robert’s great-grandmother Elizabeth was born in Belgaum, British India (present-day India), to English immigrant Charles John Padwick, of Portsmouth, Hampshire, and Irish immigrant Fanny Johnston, of County Donegal.

Sources: Robert’s birth record – https://familysearch.org

Marriage record of Robert’s parents – https://familysearch.org

Obituary of Robert’s father – http://www.bristolpost.co.uk

Birth record of Robert’s mother – https://familysearch.org

Marriage record of Robert’s maternal grandparents, Edward Peters and Elsie Florence Quantrill – https://familysearch.org

Baptismal record of Robert’s maternal grandfather, Edward Peters – https://familysearch.org

Genealogy of Robert’s maternal grandfather, Edward Peters – http://familia.evemor.com

Birth record of Robert’s maternal grandmother, Elsie Florence Quantrill – https://familysearch.org

Marriage record of Robert’s maternal great-grandparents, Charles Quantrill and Elizabeth Padwick – https://familysearch.org

Marriage record of Robert’s maternal great-great-grandparents, Richard Quantrill and Martha Ann Heron – https://familysearch.org

Baptismal record of Robert’s maternal great-grandmother, Elizabeth Padwick – https://familysearch.org

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