Abruzzese

Matthew Ziff

by stlucas on January 1, 2018

04/15/2015 – Matthew Ziff – WeRehearse Premiere and Launch Party at Vaucluse Lounge in West Hollywood on April 15, 2015 – Vaucluse Lounge, 8210 Sunset Boulevard – West Hollywood, CA, USA – Keywords: Orientation: Portrait Face Count: 1 – False – Photo Credit: B. Rene Norman / PRPhotos.com – Contact (1-866-551-7827) – Portrait Face Count: 1

Place of Birth: Englewood, New Jersey, U.S.

Date of Birth: March 24, 1991

Ethnicity:
*50% Ashkenazi Jewish
*37.5% Italian (including Sicilian)
*12.5% Polish

Matthew Ziff is an American actor, producer, and model.

Matthew is the son of actress Lorraine Ziff (born Lorraine Bencivengo) and philanthropist Laurence F. “Larry” Ziff. Matthew has a brother, Adam.

Matthew’s paternal grandfather is the son of Charles Ziff and Helen Weinfeld. Charles was born in New York, the son of Lithuanian Jewish parents, Joseph Ziff and Sarah Brenner. Helen was the daughter of Esther.

Matthew’s paternal grandmother is the daughter of Jacob Sandler and Dorothy Sternberg. Jacob was a Jewish emigrant from Latvia. Dorothy was born in Pennsylvania, the daughter of Jewish emigrants, Philep Sternberg, who was born in Romanatu, Gorj, Romania, and Lena Grunfield, who was born in Russia.

Matthew’s maternal grandfather was Charles V. Bencivengo, Sr. (the son of Charles Bencivenga and Helen Zwierzynski). Matthew’s grandfather Charles was born in New York. Matthew’s great-grandfather Charles was born in Pennsylvania, the son of Italian parents, Francesco Bencivengo and Vinsensue Crillo. Helen was born in New York, the daughter of Polish parents, Alexander/Alex Zwierzynski, from Krasna, and Katherine Lulyk, from Podhorodyscze.

Matthew’s maternal grandmother was Theresa Patricia Mercurio (the daughter of Giacomo Mercurio and Florence Argentieri). Theresa was born in New York, to a father from Palermo, Sicily, Italy and a mother from Abruzzo, Italy. Florence was the daughter of Cesira.

Sources: Obituary of Matthew’s aunt (mother’s sister), Dolores Bencivengo – http://www.legacy.com

Obituary of Matthew’s maternal grandfather, Charles V. Bencivengo, Sr. – http://www.afterlife.co

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Benjamin Ingrosso

by Manila on December 29, 2017

Birth Name: Benjamin Daniele Wahlgren Ingrosso

Place of Birth: Danderyd, Stockholm County, Sweden

Date of Birth: 14 September, 1997

Ethnicity: Swedish, Italian [including Abruzzese], as well as small amounts of Belgian Flemish, Danish, Dutch, and German [including Baltic German]

Benjamin Ingrosso is a Swedish singer and songwriter.

He is the son of actress Pernilla Wahlgren and choreographer Emilio Ingrosso.

Benjamin’s older siblings are DJ, music producer and actor Oliver Ingrosso, and singer Bianca Wahlgren Ingrosso. His maternal uncles are actors Niclas Wahlgren and Linus Wahlgren. His first cousin is DJ and electronic dance music producer Sebastian Ingrosso.

Benjamin’s paternal grandparents are Carmine Ingrosso and Melina Carmina, who are Italian, from Taranto, Taranto, Apulia.

Benjamin’s maternal grandfather is actor Hans Wahlgren (the son of Ivar Hugo Wahlgren and Nina Hanna Mariana Scenna). Ivar was an actor, and was the son of Carl August Wahlgren and Anna Amalia Mellgren. Nina was an actress, and was the daughter of Italian emigrant, Gustavo Scenna, of L’Aquila, L’Aquila, and of Elin Ingrid Charlotta Andersson.

Benjamin’s maternal grandmother is actress Christina Schollin (the daughter of Gustaf Henrik Schollin and Henny Elisabet Högfors). Gustaf was the son of Ernst Henrik Schollin and Cecilia Louise Liljedahl. Henny was the daughter of Jacob Fredrik Högfors and Alma Elisabeth Sophia Wahlström.

Benjamin’s matrilineal ancestry can be traced back to his tenth great-grandmother, Elisabeth Standoph.

Source: Genealogy of Oliver Ingrosso – https://www.geni.com

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Bianca Wahlgren Ingrosso

by Manila on December 29, 2017

Birth Name: Bianca Melina Elisabeth Wahlgren Ingrosso

Place of Birth: Stockholm, Sweden

Date of Birth: 30 December, 1994

Ethnicity: Swedish, Italian [including Abruzzese], as well as small amounts of Belgian Flemish, Danish, Dutch, and German [including Baltic German]

Bianca Wahlgren Ingrosso is a Swedish singer.

She is the daughter of actress Pernilla Wahlgren and choreographer Emilio Ingrosso.

Bianca’s brothers are DJ, music producer and actor Oliver Ingrosso, and singer and songwriter Benjamin Ingrosso. Her maternal uncles are actors Niclas Wahlgren and Linus Wahlgren. Her first cousin is DJ and electronic dance music producer Sebastian Ingrosso.

Bianca’s paternal grandparents are Carmine Ingrosso and Melina Carmina, who are Italian, from Taranto, Taranto, Apulia.

Bianca’s maternal grandfather is actor Hans Wahlgren (the son of Ivar Hugo Wahlgren and Nina Hanna Mariana Scenna). Ivar was an actor, and was the son of Carl August Wahlgren and Anna Amalia Mellgren. Nina was an actress, and was the daughter of Italian emigrant, Gustavo Scenna, of L’Aquila, L’Aquila, and of Elin Ingrid Charlotta Andersson.

Bianca’s maternal grandmother is actress Christina Schollin (the daughter of Gustaf Henrik Schollin and Henny Elisabet Högfors). Gustaf was the son of Ernst Henrik Schollin and Cecilia Louise Liljedahl. Henny was the daughter of Jacob Fredrik Högfors and Alma Elisabeth Sophia Wahlström.

Bianca’s matrilineal ancestry can be traced back to his tenth great-grandmother, Elisabeth Standoph.

Source: Genealogy of Bianca Wahlgren Ingrosso – https://www.geni.com

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Oliver Ingrosso

by Manila on December 29, 2017

Birth Name: Oliver Salvatore Gustavo Wahlgren Ingrosso

Place of Birth: Stockholm, Sweden

Date of Birth: 30 December, 1989

Ethnicity: Swedish, Italian [including Abruzzese], as well as small amounts of Belgian Flemish, Danish, Dutch, and German [including Baltic German]

Oliver Ingrosso is a Swedish DJ, music producer, and actor.

He is the son of actress Pernilla Wahlgren and choreographer Emilio Ingrosso.

Oliver’s younger siblings are singer Bianca Wahlgren Ingrosso, and singer and songwriter Benjamin Ingrosso. His maternal uncles are actors Niclas Wahlgren and Linus Wahlgren. His first cousin is DJ and electronic dance music producer Sebastian Ingrosso.

Oliver’s paternal grandparents are Carmine Ingrosso and Melina Carmina, who are Italian, from Taranto, Taranto, Apulia.

Oliver’s maternal grandfather is actor Hans Wahlgren (the son of Ivar Hugo Wahlgren and Nina Hanna Mariana Scenna). Ivar was an actor, and was the son of Carl August Wahlgren and Anna Amalia Mellgren. Nina was an actress, and was the daughter of Italian emigrant, Gustavo Scenna, of L’Aquila, L’Aquila, and of Elin Ingrid Charlotta Andersson.

Oliver’s maternal grandmother is actress Christina Schollin (the daughter of Gustaf Henrik Schollin and Henny Elisabet Högfors). Gustaf was the son of Ernst Henrik Schollin and Cecilia Louise Liljedahl. Henny was the daughter of Jacob Fredrik Högfors and Alma Elisabeth Sophia Wahlström.

Oliver’s matrilineal ancestry can be traced back to his tenth great-grandmother, Elisabeth Standoph.

Source: Genealogy of Oliver Ingrosso – https://www.geni.com

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Linus Wahlgren

by Manila on December 29, 2017

Birth Name: Linus Carl Henrik Wahlgren

Place of Birth: Gustavsberg, Stockholm County, Sweden

Date of Birth: 10 September, 1976

Ethnicity: Swedish, 1/8 Italian [Abruzzese], as well as small amounts of Belgian Flemish, Danish, Dutch, and German [including Baltic German]

Linus Wahlgren is a Swedish actor.

He is the son of actress Christina Schollin and actor Hans Wahlgren.

Linus has two children with his former wife, Jessica Camilla Johansson.

Linus’ older siblings are actor Niclas Wahlgren, and singer and actress Pernilla Wahlgren. Pernilla’s first three of four children are DJ, music producer and actor Oliver Ingrosso, singer Bianca Wahlgren Ingrosso, and singer and songwriter Benjamin Ingrosso.

Linus’ patrilineal ancestry can be traced back to his fourth great-grandfather, Petter “Per” Börjesson Wahlgren (23 February 1752, Perstorp, Skåne – 20 April 1823, Misterhult, Kalmar).

Linus’ paternal grandfather was actor Ivar Hugo Wahlgren (the son of Carl August Wahlgren and Anna Amalia Mellgren). Carl was the son of Anders Magnus Wahlgren and Anna Maria Josefina Loenbom. Anna was the daughter of Johan August Mellgren and Hulda Christina Lovisa Hansson.

Linus’ paternal grandmother was actress Nina Hanna Mariana Scenna (the daughter of Gustavo Scenna and Elin Ingrid Charlotta Andersson). Gustavo was an Italian emigrant, from L’Aquila, L’Aquila, and was the son of Vincenzo Scenna and Marianna Mapei. Elin was the daughter of Johan Gustaf Andersson and Eva Charlotta Petersson.

Linus’ maternal grandfather was Gustaf Henrik Schollin (the son of Ernst Henrik Schollin and Cecilia Louise Liljedahl). Ernst was the son of Nils Henrik Schollin and Hilda Liljedahl. Cecilia was the daughter of Johan Theodor Liljedahl and Carolina Nilsson.

Linus’ maternal grandmother was Henny Elisabet Högfors (the daughter of Jacob Fredrik Högfors and Alma Elisabeth Sophia Wahlström). Jacob was the son of Hans Hansson Högfors and Anna Jönsdotter. Alma was the daughter of Nils Fredrik Wahlström and Annette Adelaide von Schéele.

Linus’ matrilineal ancestry can be traced back to his ninth great-grandmother, Elisabeth Standoph.

Source: Genealogy of Linus Wahlgren – https://www.geni.com

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