Rose McGowan

by ethnic on July 21, 2009

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Birth Name: Rose Arianna McGowan

Place of Birth: Certaldo, Tuscany, Italy

Date of Birth: September 5, 1973

Ethnicity: Irish, English, French-Canadian, French

Rose McGowan is an American actress, model, singer, author, and activist.

She was born in Florence, Italy, to American parents, Terri L. (Mason) and Daniel Patrick McGowan. In Florence, her father ran the local chapter of the religious group Children of God (a group her family left later in the 1970s). In the U.S., she was raised in Oregon and Washington.

Rose has Irish, English, French-Canadian, and French ancestry.

Rose’s paternal grandfather was James Robert McGowan (the son of Robert Emmet McGowan and Ruby Lorena Newman). James was born in Utah. Robert was the son of Daniel J. McGowan, who was Canadian, and of Catherine E. Schaefer. Ruby was the daughter of Hanson Harrison Newman and Lugenia/Eugenia Emmaline “Emma” Wayne.

Rose’s paternal grandmother was Nora Mascotte (the daughter of Albert Joseph Mascotte and Irene Hill). Nora was born in Nebraska. Albert was born in Michigan, to French-Canadian parents. Irene was the daughter of Walter Leslie Hill and Elizabeth Catherine “Lizzie” Bull.

Sources: Rose’s paternal grandfather, James Robert McGowan, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

Rose’s paternal grandmother, Nora Mascotte, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

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neiltennant November 26, 2017 at 7:35 am

she has something exotic

Mongolian brown eyes

Check7t October 26, 2014 at 3:41 pm

She should have married and procreated with Marilyn Manson.

Kimmel July 26, 2016 at 4:29 pm

Yeah, she was so happy at that stage of her life.

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