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Sebastián Yatra

by Manila on February 19, 2018

Birth Name: Sebastián Obando Giraldo

Place of Birth: Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia

Date of Birth: 15 October, 1994

Ethnicity: Colombian [Spanish (Andalusian, Aragonese, Asturian, Canary Islander, Cantabrian, Castilian, Extremaduran, Leonese, Valencian), Basque, Galician, possibly Catalan, remote African and Indigenous (Muisca and Tahamí)], remote French, Indigenous Peruvian (Quechua), Italian, and Portuguese (including Azorean)

Sebastián Yatra is a Colombian singer and songwriter.

He is the son of Aníbal Obando Agudelo and María Adelaida Giraldo Moreno.

Sebastián’s patrilineal ancestry can be traced back to his third great-grandfather, Félix María Obando.

Sebastián’s paternal grandfather was Roberto Aníbal Obando Echeverri (the son of Roberto Obando Cardona and María del Rosario Echeverri Elejalde). Roberto was the son of Jorge Obando Ocampo and Juana Cardona Cardona. Rosario was the daughter of Cipriani Echeverri Mejía and Rosaura Elejalde Echeverri.

Sebastián’s paternal grandmother was Cruz Helena Ceferina Agudelo Restrepo (the daughter of Luis Alfonso Agudelo Correa and Josefa Restrepo Restrepo). Luis was the son of Manuel Antonio Agudelo Pérez and Josefa Maria Correa Estrada. Josefina was the daughter of Mauro de Jesús Restrepo Toro and Ana de Jesús Restrepo Restrepo.

Sebastián’s maternal grandfather was Mario Augusto Giraldo Henao (the son of Modesto Giraldo Hoyos and María Henao Giraldo). Modesto was the son of Heliodoro Giraldo Betancur and Trinidad Hoyos Betancur. Sebastián’s great-grandmother María was the daughter of Crispiniano Henao Zapata and Bárbara Giraldo Ceballos.

Sebastián’s maternal grandmother was Flora Elena Moreno Londoño (the daughter of Silverio Ernesto Moreno Aristizábal and Lucía Paulina Londoño Mesa). Ernesto was the son of Francisco Luis “Colís” Moreno Ramírez and Ana Julia de las Mercedes Aristizábal Gómez. Lucía was the daughter of Paulino Londoño Londoño and Ana Lucía Mesa González.

Sebastián’s matrilineal ancestry can be traced back to his thirteenth great-grandmother, María Ortiz.

Sources: Genealogies of Sebastián Yatra – https://www.myheritage.com (focusing on his father’s side)
http://www.genealogiasdecolombia.co
https://gw.geneanet.org

Genealogies of Sebastián’s paternal great-grandmother, María del Rosario Echeverri Elejalde – https://gw.geneanet.org
https://gw.geneanet.org

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Hilarie Burton

by ashash on February 17, 2018

Hilarie Burton – 2011 USA Network’s Upfront – Arrivals – The Tent At Lincoln Center – New York City, NY, USA – Photo Credit: Charles Norfleet / PR Photos

Birth Name: Hilarie Ross Burton

Place of Birth: Sterling, Virginia, U.S.

Date of Birth: July 1, 1982

Ethnicity:
*English, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, remote French (father)
*Dutch (mother)

Hilarie Burton is an American actress and producer.

Hilarie is the daughter of Lisa and Bill Burton. Her father is a former Green Beret and her mother is a real estate agent.

Hilarie has a son with her partner, actor Jeffrey Dean Morgan.

Hilarie’s paternal grandfather was Otho Foley Burton (the son of William David Burton and Iva Foley Payne). Otho was born in Virginia. William was the son of Charles Thomas Burton and Maryetta Miller Whitaker. Iva was the daughter of Andrew Foley Payne and Adelaide Margaret “Adie” Hackley.

Hilarie’s paternal grandmother was Dorothy Etta Lovett (the daughter of Charles Oscar Lovett and Georgia Ella “Dollie” Gill). Dorothy was born in Virginia. Charles was the son of Charles E. Lovett and Margaret Lewis Creel. Georgia was the daughter of Charles H. Gill and Kate B.

Hilarie’s maternal grandfather is Harold Wayne Blankers (the son of Cornelius Blankers and Alice Vander Haar). Harold was born in Iowa. Cornelius was the son of Laurence/Laurens Blankers and Gerarda Zegerma Antonads Hoogh/DeHoogh. Alice was the daughter of Dutch parents, Hein/Henry Vanderhaar and Jennie VanDalfsen.

Hilarie’s maternal grandmother is Aletha Gertrude Kolenbrander (the daughter of Dirk/Dick J. Kolenbrander and Nellie Van Henkelom). Aletha was born in Iowa, of Dutch descent. Dirk was the son of Henry W. Kolenbrander and Martha. Nellie was the daughter of Gerris Vanhenkelorn and Alice.

Sources: Marriage record of Hilarie’s maternal great-grandparents, Cornelius Blankers and Alice Vander Haar – https://www.familysearch.org

Hilarie’s maternal great-grandfather, Dirk/Dick J. Kolenbrander, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

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T. R. Knight

by stlucas on February 17, 2018

TR Knight – 2017 Tribeca Film Festival – National Geographic’s “Genius” TV Series New York City Premiere – Arrivals – Tribeca Performing Arts Center/BMCC – New York City, NY, USA – Photo Credit: Laurence Agron / PRPhotos.com

Birth Name: Theodore Raymond Knight

Place of Birth: Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States

Date of Birth: March 26, 1973

Ethnicity: German, French, English

T. R. Knight is an American actor.

T. R. is the son of Shirley Rose (Logelin) and Wayne Raymond Knight. His mother has German and French ancestry. T. R. is married to ballet dancer and writer Patrick B. Leahy.

T. R.’s maternal grandfather was Herbert Edmund Logelin (the son of Frank Felix Logelin and Rosa Segner). Frank was the son of a French father from Hannonville-sous-les-Côtes, Nicholas Felix Logelin, and a German mother from Kulshiem, Maria Constantina Blatz. Rosa was born in Germany.

T. R.’s maternal grandmother was Malinda/Melinda D. Dressel (the daughter of August A. Dressel and Louise Lohrke). August was the son of German parents from Saxony, Peter Dressel and Margret/Margretta Schouse. Louise was the daughter of German parents from Pomerania, Carl Lohrke and Florentine/Florentin Schultz.

Sources: Birth record of T. R. Knight – http://www.familysearch.org

Divorce record of T. R.’s parents – http://www.familysearch.org

Birth record of T. R.’s mother – http://www.familysearch.org

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Sylvie Testud

by madman on February 17, 2018

Sylvie Testud – Paris Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2012 – Agnes B – Backstage, Front Row and Runway – Paquebot, Escale Solferino – Paris, France – Photo Credit: Pixplanete / PR Photos

Place of Birth: Lyon, Rhône, France

Date of Birth: January 17, 1971

Ethnicity:
*French (father)
*Italian (mother)

Sylvie Testud is a French actress, writer, and film director.

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Dylan Dauzat

by stlucas on February 17, 2018

Birth Name: Dylan Luke Dauzat

Place of Birth: Marksville, Louisiana, U.S.

Date of Birth: November 2, 1997

Ethnicity: French, some Italian

Dylan Dauzat is an American actor, model, producer, and Youtube personality.

Dylan is the son of Laurie Marie (LiBurdi) and Lawrence P. “Larry” Dauzat, Sr. His sisters are Sophie and Alli Marie.

His family is from Louisiana, and has French ancestry. His mother’s surname is of Italian origin.

Dylan’s maternal grandmother is Angela Saucier (the daughter of Benny Paul Saucier, Sr. and Doris Angela Ricaud). Benny was the son of Eugene Saucier and Yvonne Bordelon. Doris was the daughter of Jean Ricaud and Angela/Angelia Lemoine.

Sources: Genealogy of Dylan’s maternal great-grandparents, Benny Paul Saucier, Sr. and Doris Angela Ricaud – http://www.findagrave.com

Obituary of Dylan’s maternal great-grandfather, Benny Paul Saucier, Sr. – http://www.newspapers.com

Obituary of Dylan’s maternal great-grandmother, Doris Angela (Lay) Saucier – http://www.escudefuneralhome.com

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