Birth Name: Sean Paul Henriques
Place of Birth: Kingston, Jamaica
Date of Birth: 9 January, 1973
Ethnicity: Sephardi Jewish (paternal great-grandfather), Afro-Jamaican, German, English, Chinese
Sean Paul is a Jamaican musician, dancehall rapper, singer, producer, and actor. His paternal great-grandfather was a Sephardi Jew (whose family was from Portugal, as well as more distantly from the Netherlands, Germany, Serbia, and France). His other ancestry includes Afro-Jamaican, German, English, and Chinese.
Sean’s paternal grandfather was Ronald Barrington Henriques (the son of Nathaniel Morais Henriques and Isabel Viola Eisner). Nathaniel was born in Kingston, to Sephardi Jewish parents, Isaac Cohen Henriques and Hannah Vaz. Isabel was the daughter of Carl August/Augustus Eisener/Eisner and Medora Jane Tomlinson, who had German, English, and likely Afro-Jamaican, ancestry.
Sean’s paternal grandmother was Marjorie Teresa Corbett (the daughter of Alfred Clarence Leonard Corbett and Ianthe Isabel Bawn). Marjorie was of Afro-Jamaican background. Alfred was the son of Mary E.
Genealogy of Sean Paul (focusing on his father’s side) – http://www.geni.com
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