Armenian

Prince George of Cambridge

by follers on May 19, 2018

Birth Name: George Alexander Louis

Place of Birth: St Mary’s Hospital, London

Date of Birth: 22 July, 2013

Ethnicity: English (mostly), as well as European Royal (mostly), Scottish, and German, Irish, French, Anglo-Irish, Hungarian, likely 1/256th Indian or 1/512th Indian, and smaller amounts of Dutch, Danish, Welsh, Belgian, Swedish, Swiss, Bohemian/Czech, Russian, Polish, Channel Islander/Jersey, possibly 1/512th Armenian

Prince George of Cambridge is a member of the British Royal Family, and is third in line to the throne of the United Kingdom. He is the son of Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge. He is the grandson of Charles, Prince of Wales and Diana, Princess of Wales, and the great-grandson of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh and Elizabeth II, who is the Queen of England, and of many member states in the Commonwealth of Nations.

He is the nephew of Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, and Pippa Middleton.

Prince George’s paternal grandfather is Charles, Prince of Wales (the son of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, and of Elizabeth II). Prince Charles was born in Buckingham Palace, Westminster, London. Prince Philip was born in Old Royal Palace, Athens, Kingdom of Greece, and is the son of Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark and Princess Alice of Battenberg. Elizabeth II is the daughter of George VI, who was King of the United Kingdom from 1936 to 1952, and of Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon.

Prince George’s paternal grandmother was Diana, Princess of Wales (the daughter of Edward John Spencer, 8th Earl Spencer, and of The Honourable Frances Roche). Princess Diana was born in Kings Lynn, Norfolk. Edward was the son of Albert Edward John Spencer, 7th Earl Spencer, and of Lady Cynthia Elinor Beatrix Hamilton Spencer. Frances was the daughter of Edmund Maurice Burke Roche, 4th Baron Fermoy, and of Ruth Sylvia Gill Roche, Baroness Fermoy.

Prince George’s maternal grandfather is Michael Francis Middleton (the son of Peter Francis Middleton and Valerie Glassborow). Michael was born in Leeds, Yorkshire. Peter was the son of Richard Noël Middleton and Olive Christiana Lupton. Valerie was the daughter of Frederick George Glassborow and Constance Robison.

Prince George’s maternal grandmother is Carole Elizabeth (Goldsmith (the daughter of Ronald John James Goldsmith and Dorothy Harrison). Carole was born in Ealing, London. Ronald was the son of Stephen Charles Goldsmith and Edith Eliza Chandler. Dorothy was the daughter of Thomas Harrison and Elizabeth Mary Temple.

Sources: Genealogies of Prince George of Cambridge – https://www.geni.com
https://www.wikitree.com

Genealogies of Prince George’s father – http://www.wargs.com
https://famouskin.com

CNN article on Prince George’s father’s likely Indian mitochondrial DNA line – http://www.cnn.com

Article about Prince George’s paternal ancestor, Eliza Kewark – https://www.telegraphindia.com

Genealogies of Prince George’s mother – http://www.wargs.com
https://famouskin.com

Information on some of Prince George’s Lupton relatives – http://cdn.thejournal.ie

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Marty Papazian

by stlucas on May 18, 2018

Ruben Chato Hinojosa Jr. and Martin Papazian – 2013 San Diego Film Festival – Day 3 – Q&A Session with Saginaw Grant, Martin Papazian, Bella King and Jose Yenque – Reading Theatre – San Diego, CA USA – Photo Credit: Joshua Tousey / PRPhotos.com

Birth Name: Martin A. Papazian

Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States

Date of Birth: April 18, 1976

Ethnicity:
*Armenian (father)
*Irish, English (mother)

Marty Papazian is an American television and film actor, and director. He has also been credited as Martin Papazian.

Marty is the son of Sandy (McDaniel) and film producer Robert Arthur Papazian. Marty’s father is of Armenian descent. Marty’s mother mostly has Irish and English ancestry.

Marty’s paternal grandfather was Arthur Papazian/Papagian/Pakazian. Arthur was born in Rhode Island.

Marty’s paternal grandmother was Elizabeth “Betty” Manning/Moosekian (the daughter of Elizabeth). Marty’s grandmother Elizabeth was born in Massachusetts. Marty’s great-grandmother Elizabeth was born in Armenia.

Marty’s maternal grandfather was Herman Harold McDaniel (the son of William Lafayette McDaniel and Mattie A. Brown). William was born in North Carolina, the son of James L. McDaniel and Adeline Eliza. Mattie was born in Texas.

Marty’s maternal grandmother was Rose Bridget McDermott (the daughter of John McDermott and Bridget Fox). Rose was born in South Dakota, to Irish parents. John was born in County Cavan, the son of Patrick McDermott, who was from County Louth, and of Mary Clark. Marty’s great-grandmother Bridget was born in County Cavan, the daughter of James Fox and Bridget McMahon.

Sources: Genealogy of Marty Papazian – http://www.geni.com

Birth record of Marty Papazian – http://www.familysearch.org

Record of Marty’s paternal great-grandmother, Elizabeth Moosekian, on the 1940 U.S. Census – http://www.familysearch.org

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Daron Malakian

by Manila on May 6, 2018

Birth Name: Daron Vartan Malakian

Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States

Date of Birth: July 18, 1975

Ethnicity: Armenian

Daron Malakian is an American musician. He is known as the guitarist, songwriter and second vocalist of the heavy metal band System of a Down and as the lead vocalist, lead guitarist and songwriter of the rock band Scars on Broadway. Serj Tankian is also a member of System of a Down.

His father, Vartan Malakian, is a painter, dancer, and choreographer. His mother, Zepur (Markarian), is a sculptor. They are both ethnic Armenian emigrants, originally from Iraq.

Source: Birth record of Daron Malakian – https://www.familysearch.org

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Louis Ashbourne Serkis

by follers on April 3, 2018

Birth Name: Louis George Ashbourne Serkis

Place of Birth: Haringey, London, England, U.K.

Date of Birth: c. July 2004

Ethnicity: English, one quarter Armenian, possibly other

Louis Ashbourne Serkis, also known as Louis Serkis, is an English actor. He will star in the title role in the 2019 film The Kid Who Would Be King.

Louis is the son of actress Lorraine Ashbourne and actor, director, and author Andy Serkis.

Louis’s paternal grandfather was named Clement F./Georgis/George Serkis. Clement was from Iraq, and was of Armenian descent.

Louis’s paternal grandmother is Lylie A. M. Weech (the daughter of George Strudwick Weech and Jean Sayegh). Lylie was born in Cuckfield, Sussex. George was the son of William James Weech and Lilie Alice Hatche. The surname Sayegh can be of Arab origin.

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James Adomian

by stlucas on April 1, 2018

James Adomian – A Night of Fresh Comedy and Art celebrating Gilda Radner’s legacy – Museum of Flying – Santa Monica, California, USA – Photo Credit: Joyce Chow / PRPhotos.com

Birth Name: James Haig Adomian

Place of Birth: Omaha, Nebraska, U.S.

Date of Birth: January 31, 1980

Ethnicity: Armenian (paternal grandfather), English, Irish, German, French

James Adomian is an American stand-up comedian, actor, and impressionist.

James is the son of Suwannee/Suzanne M. (Randolph) and Haig Antranig Adomian. James was raised in Atlanta, Georgia, and Los Angeles, California.

James has stated:

I’m a quarter Armenian, so while I don’t really look Armenian to most people, the struggle of the Armenian people is very important to me, and I follow Armo news pretty closely.

James’s paternal grandfather was mathematician George Adomian (the son of Haig Adomian and Rose Harutunian). George was born in New York, to parents from Armenia.

James’s paternal grandmother was Corinne Hodgson (the daughter of Mark William Hodgson and Dorothy Jaquette). Mark was the son of William Emmet Hodgson and Mary M. Phillips. Dorothy was the daughter of Walter Parke Jaquette and Luella Belle Patton.

James’ maternal grandfather was Howard Wesley Randolph (the son of James Breckenridge “Breek” Randolph and Goldie Nell Hoobler). James was the son of John Brown Randolph and Sarah A. Williams.

Sources: Genealogy of James Adomian (focusing on his mother’s side) – http://www.ancestry.com

Birth record of James’ father – http://www.familysearch.org

Marriage record of James’ paternal grandparents, George Adomian and Corinne Hodgson – http://www.familysearch.org

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