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Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall

by follers on November 14, 2017

Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall – Royal Film Performance 2011 – “Hugo” – Arrivals – Odeon Leicester Square – London, UK – Photo Credit: Solarpix / PR Photos

Birth Name: Camilla Shand

Place of Birth: King’s College Hospital, Lambeth, London, England, U.K.

Date of Birth: 17 July, 1947

Ethnicity: English, some Scottish, as well as 1/128th French-Canadian, distant Dutch

Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall is the wife of Charles, Prince of Wales, the heir apparent to the British throne.

The Duchess is the daughter of Rosalind Shand (born Rosalind Maud Cubitt) and Bruce Middleton Hope Shand, a British Army officer. She has two children with her former husband, British Army officer Andrew Parker Bowles.

The Duchess’s paternal grandfather was Philip Morton Shand, a journalist, businessperson, pomologist, architecture critic, and wine and food writer (the son of Alexander Faulkner Shand, a writer and barrister, and of Augusta Mary Coates). Alexander was the son of Hugh Morton Shand, who was born in Glasgow, Scotland, and of Edrica Faulkner, who was born in Florence, Italy. Augusta was the daughter of Charles Coates and Sarah Clegg Hope.

The Duchess’s paternal grandmother was Edith Marguerite Harrington (the daughter of George Woods Harrington and Alice Edith Stillman). George was the son of Henry Harrington and Eliza Woods. Alice was the daughter of Frederick Stillman and Ann Endle/Endell.

The Duchess’s maternal grandfather was Roland Calvert Cubitt, 3rd Baron Ashcombe (the son of Henry Cubitt, 2nd Baron Ashcombe, and of Maud Marianne Calvert). Baron Henry was the son of George Cubitt, 1st Baron Ashcombe, and of Laura Joyce. Maud was the daughter of Archibald Motteux/Monteaux Calvert and Constance Maria Georgianna/Georgiana/Georgina Peters.

The Duchess’s maternal grandmother was Sonia Rosemary Keppel (the daughter of George Keppel, a prominent soldier, and of Alice Frederica Edmonstone, a society hostess). George was the son of William Coutts Keppel, 7th Earl of Albemarle, a soldier and politician, and of Sophia Mary MacNab/McNab, who was born in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, and whose father, Sir Allan Napier MacNab, 1st Baronet, was Prime Minister of Upper Canada, from 1854 to 1856. Alice was born in Duntreath Castle, Loch Lomond, Scotland, and was the daughter of Sir William Edmonstone, 4th Baronet, a naval commander, courtier, and politician, and of Mary Elizabeth Parsons.

Sources: Genealogies of Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall – https://web.archive.org
https://www.geni.com
https://famouskin.com
https://www.wikitree.com

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Charles, Prince of Wales

by follers on November 14, 2017

Birth Name: Charles Philip Arthur George

Place of Birth: Buckingham Palace, Westminster, London, England, U.K.

Date of Birth: 14 November, 1948

Ethnicity: European Royal, English (mostly), small amounts of German, Hungarian, French, Anglo-Irish, distant Irish, Danish, Swedish, Swiss, Belgian, Dutch, Bohemian/Czech, Scottish, Lithuanian, Russian, Polish

Charles, Prince of Wales, is the heir apparent to the British throne.

He is the son of Elizabeth II, Queen of the United Kingdom, and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

Prince Charles is married to Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall. With his former wife, the late Diana, Princess of Wales, he is the father of Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry of Wales.

Prince Charles’ paternal grandfather was Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark (the son of George I of Greece, and of Olga Constantinovna of Russia). Prince Andrew was born in Old Royal Palace, Athens, Kingdom of Greece. George I was born in Copenhagen, Denmark, the son of Christian IX, King of Denmark, and of Princess Louise of Hesse-Kassel. Olga was born in Pavlovsk, Russian Empire, the daughter of Grand Duke Konstantin/Constantine Nikolayevich/Nikolaevich/Nicholaievitch of Russia, and of Princess Alexandra of Saxe-Altenburg.

Prince Charles’ paternal grandmother was Princess Alice of Battenberg (the daughter of Prince Louis of Battenberg, and of Princess Victoria of Hesse and by Rhine). Princess Alice was born in Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire, England. Prince Louis was born in Graz, Austrian Empire, the son of Prince Alexander of Hesse and by Rhine, and of Countess Julia/Julie Therese Salome Hauke. Princess Victoria was born in Windsor Castle, the daughter of Louis IV, Grand Duke of Hesse and by Rhine, and of Princess Alice of the United Kingdom.

Prince Charles’ maternal grandfather was George VI, who was King of the United Kingdom from 1936 to 1952 (the son of George V, and of Mary of Teck). George VI was born in York Cottage, Sandringham House, Norfolk, United Kingdom. George V was born in Marlborough House, London, and was King from 1910 to 1936. He was the son of Edward VII, who was King from 1901 to 1910, and of Princess Alexandra of Denmark. Mary of Teck was born in Kensington Palace, London, the daughter of Francis, Duke of Teck, and of Princess Mary Adelaide of Cambridge.

Prince Charles’ maternal grandmother was Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon (the daughter of Claude Bowes-Lyon, 14th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, and of Cecilia Bowes-Lyon, Countess of Strathmore and Kinghorne). Lady Elizabeth was born in England. Claude was the son of Claude Bowes-Lyon, 13th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, and of Frances Dora Smith Bowes-Lyon, Countess of Strathmore and Kinghorne. Cecilia was the daughter of The Rev. Charles William Frederick Cavendish-Bentinck and Caroline Louisa Burnaby.

Sources: Genealogies of Charles, Prince of Wales – https://web.archive.org
https://www.geni.com
https://www.wikitree.com

Genealogy of Charles, Prince of Wales (through his son, Prince William) – https://famouskin.com

Photo by palinchak/Bigstock.com

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Waylon

by Manila on November 11, 2017

Birth Name: Willem Bijkerk

Place of Birth: Apeldoorn, Gelderland, Netherlands

Date of Birth: 20 April, 1980

Ethnicity: Dutch

Waylon is a Dutch singer and musician. He will represent the Netherlands in the Eurovision Song Contest 2018.

He is the son of Henny and Willy Bijkerk.

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Chris Stapleton

by Manila on November 9, 2017

Chris Stapleton, Morgane Stapleton – 52nd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards – Arrivals – T-Mobile Arena, 3780 South Las Vegas Boulevard – Las Vegas, NV, USA – Photo Credit: PRN / PRPhotos.com

Birth Name: Christopher Alvin Stapleton

Place of Birth: Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky, United States

Date of Birth: April 15, 1978

Ethnicity: Dutch, English, French, German, Irish, Manx, Scottish, Swedish, Welsh, as well as remote Breton and Finnish

Chris Stapleton is an American country singer, songwriter, and guitarist.

Chris’ father, Herbert Joseph “Herb” Stapleton, Jr., was a coal miner and electrical engineer, from Logan, West Virginia. Chris’ mother, Carol J. (Mace), worked at the local health department.

Chris is married to singer and songwriter Morgane Hayes, with whom he has two children.

Chris’ patrilineal ancestry can be traced back to his 29th great-grandfather, Galfridas de Stapleton.

Chris’ paternal grandfather was Herbert Joseph Stapleton, Sr. (the son of Troy “Charley” Stapleton and Kate “Kattie” Stephens). Troy was the son of James William “Willie” Stapleton and Minerva Belle Kimbler. Kate was the daughter of Joseph Daniel “Dan/Joe” Stephens and Mary Ellen Colegrove.

Chris’ paternal grandmother is Minnie Osburn (the daughter of Wayne Osburn and Zell Toppins). Wayne was the son of Thomas Robert Osburn and Polly Ann Tomblin. Zell was the daughter of John Toppins and Harriet “Hattie” Queen.

Chris’ maternal grandfather was Alvin Nathan Mace (the son of Harry Millard Mace and Avis Ezenia Shawver). Harry was the son of Henry Mace and Agnes Roseann Edens. Avis was the daughter of Herndon Lindsay Shawver and Virginia Belle “Virgie” Cavender.

Chris’ maternal grandmother was Jatama Alegris O’Dell (the daughter of Curtis John O’Dell and Leatha Jane McCutcheon). Curtis was the son of Daniel Preston O’Dell and Cynthia Charlotte McCutcheon. Leatha was the daughter of William Elijah McCutcheon and Anna Jane Boley.

Chris’ matrilineal ancestry can be traced back to his fifth great-grandmother, Rachel Shroyer (c. 1794, Virginia – 1894, Nicholas County, West Virginia).

Sources: Chris’ birth record – http://birth-records.mooseroots.com

Obituaries of Chris’ father – https://prod2.meaningfulfunerals.net
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com

Birth record of Chris’ paternal grandfather, Herbert Joseph Stapleton – http://birth-records.mooseroots.com

Obituary of Chris’ paternal grandfather, Herbert Joseph Stapleton, Sr. – http://www.legacy.com

Chris’ paternal great-grandfather, Troy Stapleton, on the 1900 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

Chris’ paternal great-grandmother, Kate Stephens, on the 1910 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

Marriage record of Chris’ paternal great-great-grandparents, Joseph Daniel Stephens and Mary Ellen Colegrove – https://www.familysearch.org

Chris’ paternal grandmother, Minnie Osborn, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

Marriage record of Chris’ paternal great-grandparents, Wayne Osborn and Zell Toppins – http://www.wvculture.org

Marriage record of Chris’ maternal grandparents, Alvin Nathan Mace and Jatama Alegris O’Dell – http://www.wvculture.org

Marriage record of Chris’ maternal great-grandparents, Harry Millard Mace and Avis Ezenia Shawver – http://www.wvculture.org

Obituary of Chris’ maternal grandmother, Jatama Alegris (O’Dell) Mace – http://obituaries.register-herald.com

Marriage record of Chris’ maternal great-grandparents, Curtis John O’Dell and Leatha Jane McCutcheon – http://www.wvculture.org

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Max Frost

by Manila on November 1, 2017

Max Frost – Max Frost in Concert at Radio 104.5’s Performance Theatre in Bala Cynwyd – May 14, 2014 – Radio 104.5’s Performance Theatre – Bala Cynwyd, PA, USA – Photo Credit: Paul Froggatt / PR Photos

Birth Name: Matthew Alexander Frost

Place of Birth: Austin, Travis, Texas, U.S.

Date of Birth: July 5, 1992

Ethnicity: English, French, French-Canadian, German, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, Scottish, as well as distant Belgian (Flemish), Dutch, Irish, Swedish, Swiss-French, and Welsh

Max Frost is an American singer and songwriter.

He is the son of Lucy Elizabeth (Nickerson) and Michael Anthony “Mike Terri” Frost.

Max’s patrilineal ancestry can be traced back to his eighth great-grandfather, George Frost, who was an English immigrant.

Max’s paternal grandfather was Jean DeAtley “J.D.” Frost (the son of Isaac Newton Frost and Mary Agnes DeAtley). Isaac was the son of Wilson Frost and Margaret “Maggie” Byrn. Mary Agnes was the daughter of John A. “Jack” DeAtley and Eva L. Smith.

Max’s paternal grandmother is Anna Warren Proctor (the daughter of Warren Christopher Columbus Proctor and Avie Stella James). Warren was the son of Thomas Frazier Proctor and Anna Melinda Haddock. Avie was the daughter of Leslie Christopher James and Orena Belle Malone.

Max’s maternal grandfather is David Samuel Nickerson (the son of Millard Gronly Nickerson and Edith Lois Mitchell). Millard was the son of Samuel Nickerson and Emma Rosalina Gravel. Edith was the daughter of Canadian immigrants, Frédéric Dumouchel (later Frederick “Fred” Mitchell), of Thurso, Québec, and of Sarah Emma Riley, whose parents were English immigrants.

Max’s maternal grandmother was Dorothy Katherine “Kathy” Clark (the daughter of Edwin Milligan Clark and Dora Elizabeth Martin). Edwin was the son of Lewis Gibson Clark and Ida May Rankin. Dora was born in Bhera, Punjab, British Raj (now Pakistan); the daughter of John Howard Martin and Elizabeth Jane Gregory.

Max’s matrilineal ancestry can be traced back to his fifth great-grandmother, Margaret Miller (died December 16, 1838, Rich Hill Township, Muskingum County, Ohio).

Sources: Birth record of Max Frost – https://www.familysearch.org

Marriage record of Max’s parents – https://www.familysearch.org

Birth record of Max’s father – https://www.familysearch.org

Marriage record of Max’s paternal grandparents, Jean DeAtley Frost and Anna Warren Proctor – https://www.familysearch.org

Obituary of Max’s paternal grandfather, Jean DeAtley “J.D.” Frost – http://www.rekfunerals.com

Genealogy of Max’s paternal grandmother, Anna Warren Proctor – http://www.ericjames.org

Birth record of Max’s mother – https://www.familysearch.org

Max’s maternal grandfather, David Samuel Nickerson, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

Marriage record of Max’s maternal great-grandparents, Millard Gronly Nickerson and Edith Lois Mitchell – https://www.familysearch.org

Death record of Max’s maternal great-great-grandfather, Frederick “Fred” Mitchell – https://www.familysearch.org

Birth record of Max’s maternal grandmother, Dorothy Katherine Clark – http://birth-records.mooseroots.com

Obituary of Max’s maternal grandmother, Dorothy Katherine (Clark) Barnett – http://www.legacy.com

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