Birth Name: Sofía Margarita Vergara Vergara
Place of Birth: Barranquilla, Atlántico, Colombia
Date of Birth: July 10, 1972
Ethnicity: Colombian (Spanish, possibly other), small amount of Italian, 1/16th Venezuelan, likely distant Basque
Sofía Vergara is a Colombian-born actress, comedian, model, show host, producer, and businesswoman. She is famous for her role on the series Modern Family, and is known for her curves and gorgeous lips. Sofía is the daughter of Julio Enrique Vergara Robayo and Margarita Sofía Vergara Dávila. She is now also an American citizen. Sofía is married to actor Joe Manganiello. She was previously married to José Luis “Joe” González Rosales, and their son is internet personality Manolo González.
Sofía’s paternal grandparents are ? Vergara and ? Robayo. One of Sofía’s great-grandmothers was Pepita Gómez Tamara.
Sofía’s maternal grandfather was Hernando Vergara Galvis (the son of Alfredo Máximo Vergara Forno and Ana María Victoria Galvis Matamoros). Alfredo was the son of Jorge Vergara Párraga and Mercedes Forno León. Mercedes was of Italian or part Italian descent. Ana María was the daughter of José Benedicto Galvis and Victoria Matamoros.
Sofía’s maternal grandmother was Rosa Lila Dávila Barreneche (the daughter of Pedro Manuel Agustín Dávila Balti and Rosa Lila Barreneche Olaciregui). Pedro was the son of Juan Manuel Dávila Pumarejo and Venezuelan immigrant Auristela Balti, of Maracaibo. Sofía’s great-grandmother Rosa was the daughter of Camilo Ernesto Mario Barreneche Díaz Granados and Rosario Olaciregui y Capella.
Sources: Marriage record of Sofia Vergara to José Luis González Rosales – https://familysearch.org
Genealogy of Sofía’s maternal grandfather, Hernando Vergara Galvis – http://www.genealogiasdecolombia.co
Genealogy of Sofía’s maternal grandmother, Rosa Lila Dávila Barreneche – http://www.genealogiasdecolombia.co
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