Phillip Spaeth

by stlucas on August 24, 2018

Phillip Spaeth – “To The Arctic 3D” Premiere – Arrivals – AMC Loews Lincoln Square – New York City, NY, USA – Photo Credit: Marco Sagliocco / PR Photos

Birth Name: Phillip Edward Spaeth

Place of Birth: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.

Date of Birth: August 18, 1986

*50% Italian
*37.5% German
*6.25% English
*6.25% Scottish

Phillip Spaeth is an American actor.

Phillip is the son of Mary and Edward Spaeth. He was raised in Mount Laurel, New Jersey.

Phillip’s paternal grandfather was Warren Theodore Spaeth (the son of Carl August Spaeth, Sr. and Mary Emma Bendell). Warren was born in New Jersey. Carl was born in Pennsylvania, to German parents, August Spaeth and Margaretta. Mary Emma was born in Pennsylvania, the daughter of Israel Bendell, who was English, and of Mary Elizabeth Malloch, who was of Scottish descent.

Phillip’s paternal grandmother was Charlotte Elizabeth Bonitz (the daughter of Friedrich Max Bonitz and Erna Klara Arnold). Charlotte was born in Germany. Friedrich was born in Germany, the son of Christian Gotthold Bonitz and Auguste Ernestine Junghans. Erna was also German.

Phillip’s maternal grandfather was John P. Rocco. John was born in Pennsylvania, and was of Italian descent.

Phillip’s maternal grandmother was Antoinette T. Racobaldo (who likely was the daughter of Michael Racobaldo and Anna Fawzon). Michael was most likely born in Anoia, Calabria, Italy, the son of Annunziata “Nunzia” Viale. Anna was born in Pennsylvania, to Italian parents, Anthony “Tony” Fawzon/Fawson and Stella Morotti.

Sources: Obituary of Phillip’s maternal grandfather, John P. Rocco –

Obituary of Phillip’s maternal grandmother, Antoinette T. (Racobaldo) Rocco –


George Nolfi

by stlucas on August 15, 2018

George Nolfi – “The Adjustment Bureau” New York City Premiere – Arrivals – The Ziegfeld Theater – New York City, NY, USA – Keywords: Orientation: Portrait Face Count: 1 – False – Photo Credit: christopher smith / PR Photos

Birth Name: George Joseph Nolfi III

Place of Birth: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.

Date of Birth: c. late 1960s

*Italian (father)

George Nolfi is an American screenwriter, producer, and director.

George is the son of George Joseph Nolfi, Jr.

George’s paternal grandfather was George Joseph Nolfi, Sr. (the son of Giovanni “John” Nolfi and Bambina Mignati/Marchonda). George’s grandfather George was born in Massachusetts, to Italian parents.

George’s paternal grandmother was Rose Sarah Muto (the daughter of Antonio Muto and Dora Delfino). Rose was born in Rhode Island, to Italian parents, with ancestry from Calabria.

Sources: Obituary of George’s paternal grandmother, Rose Sarah (Muto) Nolfi –

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David Costabile

by stlucas on June 8, 2018

David Costabile – “Dig” Series New York City Premiere – Arrivals – Capitale – New York City, NY, USA – Keywords: USA network, Capitale, New York City, Arrivals Orientation: Portrait Face Count: 1 – False – Photo Credit: MJ Photos /

Birth Name: David M. Costabile

Place of Birth: Washington, D.C., U.S.

Date of Birth: January 9, 1967

*50% Italian
*37.5% Irish
*12.5% German

David Costabile is an American actor.

David is the son of Mary Rae (Lynch) and Salvatore “Sal” Costabile. David’s father is of Italian descent, from Cosenza. David’s mother has Irish and German ancestry. David is married to Eliza Baldi, with whom he has two children.

David’s paternal grandfather was Gaetano P. Costabile (the son of Raffaele Costabile and Congetta Pingente). Gaetano was Italian. Raffaele was the son of Pasquale Maria Costabile and Concetta Luna.

David’s paternal grandmother was Maria/Mary Dodaro Fuoco/Fuocca (the daughter of Giovanni/John Dodaro and Antonia/Antoinetta Cozza). Maria was Italian. Antonia was the daughter of Antonio Cozza and Carmela Panogrosso.

David’s maternal grandfather was Raymond Joseph Lynch (the son of Albert Joseph Lynch and Teresa/Theresa Winebeck/Weinbeck). Raymond was born in Iowa. Albert was the son of Andrew Lynch, whose parents were Irish, and of Sarah McLaughlin, whose parents were also Irish. Theresa was born in Iowa, to German parents, Johannes/John Weinbeck and Anna Dühr.

David’s maternal grandmother was Mary Catherine/Katherine McCormick (the daughter of Joseph “Joe” McCormick and Mary E. Roney). David’s grandmother Mary was born in Iowa, and was of Irish ancestry. Joseph was the son of Joseph McCormick, who was Irish, and of Jennie Boyle. David’s great-grandmother Mary was the daughter of Robert Emmett Rooney/Roney and Anna/Annie Jane Dougherty.

Sources: Obituary of David’s maternal grandfather, Raymond Joseph Lynch –

Genealogy of David’s maternal grandfather, Raymond Joseph Lynch (through Raymond’s sister) –

Obituary of David’s maternal grandmother, Mary Catherine (McCormick) Lynch –


Michael Park

by stlucas on April 1, 2018

Michael Park – 2010 Daytime Emmy Awards Official Pre-Party – Arrivals – miX Lounge at the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino – Las Vegas, NV, USA – Keywords: Orientation: Portrait Face Count: 1 – 0 – Photo Credit: PRN / PR Photos

Birth Name: Michael Frank Park

Place of Birth: Canandaigua, New York, U.S.

Date of Birth: July 20, 1968

*English, possibly other (father)
*Italian, possibly Arbëreshe (mother)

Michael Park is an American actor.

Michael is the son of Rosemary (Cutri) and George A. Park, Jr. He is married to Laurie Nowak, with whom he has three children.

Michael’s paternal grandfather was George A. Park, Sr. (the son of James W. Park and Bertha E. Cooper).

Michael’s paternal grandmother was named Ruth Kathryn Carey.

Michael’s maternal grandfather was Frank A. Cutri, Jr. (the son of Frank Cutri, Sr. and Angeline Nicotera). Michael’s great-grandfather Frank was born in San Procopio, Calabria, Italy, the son of Rosario Cutri and Domenica Vinci. Angeline was born in Zangarona, Nicastro (now in Lamezia Terme, Calabria, Italy), the daughter of Antonio Nicotera and Caterina Cresia.

Michael’s maternal grandmother was Felicia DeRosa (the daughter of Nicholas DeRosa and Rose M. Cesta). Felicia was born in New York, to Italian parents.

Sources: Obituary of Michael’s father –

Genealogy of Michael’s maternal grandfather, Frank A. Cutri, Jr. –

Obituary of Michael’s maternal grandfather, Frank A. Cutri, Jr. –

Obituary of Michael’s maternal grandmother, Felicia (DeRosa) Cutri –

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Lauren Stamile

by stlucas on March 16, 2018

Lauren Stamile – “Tooken” Los Angeles Screening – Arrivals – Laemmle NoHo 7, 5240 Lankershim Boulevard – North Hollywood, CA, USA – Photo Credit: Guillermo Proano / PR Photos

Birth Name: Lauren Mary Stamile

Place of Birth: Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S.

Date of Birth: September 12, 1976

Ethnicity: Italian, possibly other

Lauren Stamile is an American actress.

Lauren is the daughter of Theresa Marie “Terry” and Richard Martin Stamile. Lauren is married to writer Randy Zamcheck, with whom she has a child.

The surname Stamile is Calabrian.

Lauren’s paternal grandfather was Martin Patrick Stamile (who likely was the son of Philomena/Philemona). Philomena was born in Italy.

Lauren’s paternal grandmother was Clara Barbara DeLoia (the daughter of Anthony “Tony” DeLoia and Anna). Clara was born in New York, to parents from Italy.

Source: Obituary of Lauren’s paternal grandfather, Martin Patrick Stamile –

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