Birth Name: Rosa Maria Pérez
Place of Birth: Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States
Date of Birth: September 6, 1964
Ethnicity: Puerto Rican
Rosie Perez is an American actress, activist, talk show host, writer, choreographer, and dancer. Her parents, Lydia Perez and Ismael Serrano, were Puerto Rican.
Rosie’s paternal grandfather was Juan Serrano y Anglada (the son of Juan Serrano Vendrell and Juana Anglada y Lasalle). Rosie’s great-grandfather Juan was the son of Dionicia Serrano. Juana was the daughter of José del Carmen Anglada and Maria Josefa Lasalle.
Rosie’s paternal grandmother was Carmen Emilia Roqué y Cruz (the daughter of Jacinto Roqué y Lopez and Maria R. Cruz y Velazquez). Jacinto was the son of José Eduviges Roqué and Petrona Lopez Ojeda.
Rosie’s maternal grandparents were Florentino Fontañes y Reyes (the son of Julian Fontañes and Anastacia Reyes y Villafane) and Ramona Ramos. Julian was the son of Tomasa Fontanes. Anastacia was the daughter of Pedro Reyes and Juana Villafane.
Source: Genealogy of Rosie Perez – http://www.wikitree.com
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