French Canadian

Steven Crowder

by bearboy on February 23, 2017

Birth Name: Steven Peter Crowder

Place of Birth: Grosse Point, Michigan

Date of Birth: July 7, 1987

Ethnicity: English father, French-Canadian mother

Family Background: Steven Crowder is a conservative and political commentator, actor, comedian and host of Louder with Crowder.

Steven Crowder is the son of Darrin S. Crowder and Francine Lacaile.

Crowder’s paternal grandparents were most likely Dean Willis Crowder (the son of Dean and Beatrice M. Crowder) and Pauline Pemberton (the daughter of Rafael and Irene Pemberton).

Steven’s mother Francine was born in Canada and Steven Crowder has dual citizenship.

Source: https://twitter.com/scrowder/status/594113334535946240 (name of Crowder’s father)

https://twitter.com/scrowder/status/436596095834017792 (dual citizenship)

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Reginald Arvizu

by madman on February 23, 2017

Birth Name: Reginald Arvizu

Place of Birth: Los Angeles County, California, United States

Date of Birth: November 2, 1969

Ethnicity:
*Mexican (father)
*French-Canadian, English (mother)

Reginald Arvizu, also known as Fieldy, is an American musician. He is the bassist of the metal band Korn.

Reginald is the son of Sheri L. (Picard) and Reginald Arvizu.

Reginald’s paternal grandparents were Reginald Arvizu (the son of Julian L. Arvizu and Mary Romero) and Louise Ybarra (the daughter of Ynocente Ybarra and Ruth Contreras). Julian and Mary were both born in California, to Mexican parents. Ynocente and Ruth were Mexican immigrants.

Reginald’s maternal grandfather was Roy Joseph Picard (the son of Albert Joseph Picard and Marie Yvonne Lavigne). Albert was born in Michigan, to French-Canadian parents, Joseph Picard and Olivine Cossette. Marie was the daughter of Dolphis Lavigne, who was French-Canadian, and Alphonsine Cloutier, whose parents were French-Canadian.

Reginald’s maternal grandmother was Joyce Ann Noble (the daughter of Frank Dewey Noble and Marie Alice Stephens). Frank was the son of L. Noble and Margaret Park/Parker. Marie was the daughter of John M. Stephens and Lorena.

Sources: Marriage record of Reginald’s paternal grandparents

Reginald’s paternal grandfather, Reginald Arvizu, on the 1930 U.S. Census

Reginald’s paternal grandmother, Louise Ybarra, on the 1940 U.S. Census

Marriage record of Reginald’s maternal grandparents

Marriage record of Reginald’s great-grandparents

Marriage record of Reginald’s great-grandparents

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Lyndon LaRouche

by follers on February 21, 2017

Birth Name: Lyndon Hermyle LaRouche, Jr.

Place of Birth: Rochester, New Hampshire, U.S.

Date of Birth: September 8, 1922

Ethnicity: French-Canadian, Scottish, English, distant Dutch and Welsh

Lyndon LaRouche is an American political activist and politician. He founded the LaRouche movement, a political and cultural network promoting himself and his ideas.

He was the U.S. Labor Party’s nominee for President of the United States in 1976. He was also a candidate for the Democratic Party’s nomination for President in 1980, 1984, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, and 2004. He was on the general Presidential election ballot as an independent most or all of those years.

Lyndon is the son of Jessie Lenore (Weir) and Lyndon Hermyle LaRouche.

Lyndon’s paternal grandfather was Joseph H. Golthier LaRouche (the son of Antoine LaRouche, Gauthier and Catherine Parent). Joseph was born in Canada, to parents from Rimouski, Québec. Antoine was the son of Antoine Gauthier dit LaRouche and Marie Dubé. Catherine was the daughter of Pierre Parent and Madeleine Gagné.

Lyndon’s paternal grandmother was Ella Stevens Lougee (the daughter of Lorenzo J. Lougee and Annie McGregor).

Lyndon’s maternal grandfather was George Weir (the son of George Weir and Janet Stewart). George was born in Bridgeton, Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland.

Lyndon’s maternal grandmother was Martha H. Wood (the daughter of Daniel Heveland Wood, Jr, and Caroline Almira Starr). Daniel was the son of Daniel Heveland Wood and Elizabeth Benedict. Caroline was the daughter of Timothy Starr and Mary Ann Kent.

Source: Genealogy of Lyndon LaRouche – http://www.wargs.com

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Tirso Cruz III

by Manila on February 21, 2017

Birth Name: Tirso Silvano Cruz III

Place of Birth: Sampaloc, Manila, Philippines

Date of Birth: April 1, 1952

Ethnicity: Filipino (Ilocano and Tagalog), 1/8 French-Canadian

Tirso Cruz III is a Filipino actor and singer.

Tirso’s father, Tirso Bailey Cruz, Jr. was a club manager, also from Sampaloc, Manila. Tirso’s mother, Elma Acosta Silvano, was born in Wailuku, Hawaii, United States, to Filipino parents.

Tirso is married to Erlinda “Lynn” Erillo Ynchausti.

Tirso’s paternal grandfather was Tirso Cruz y Muñoz (or Tirso Muñoz Cruz, Sr. in Filipino, the son of Félix Cruz and Marcosa Muñoz).

Tirso’s paternal grandmother was María Loreto Bailey y Lagrosa (or María Loreto Lagrosa Bailey in Filipino, the daughter of Louis, later Lewis Edwin, Bailey and Margarita Lagrosa). María Loreto was born in Hong Kong, to an American soldier, from Stowe, Vermont, and to a Filipino mother, from Manila. Lewis was the son of French-Canadian immigrants, Richard Bilodeau, later Bailey, of Saint-Pierre-de-Broughton, Québec, and Exilda Marie Maillé, later Dora McGee, of Montreal, Québec.

Tirso’s paternal grandparents were Thomas Silvano and Petra Verzola Acosta (the daughter of Mauro Acosta and Silvina Verzola).

Tirso’s second half-cousin, once removed, is actress Sunshine Cruz.

Sources: Birth record of Tirso Cruz III – https://familysearch.org

Birth record of Tirso’s paternal great-grandfather, Louis Bailey – https://familysearch.org

Death record of Tirso’s paternal great-grandfather, Lewis Edwin Bailey – https://familysearch.org

Baptismal record of Tirso’s paternal great-great-grandfather, Richard Bilodeau – https://familysearch.org

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Kelly LeBrock

by madman on February 19, 2017

Birth Name: Kelly Le Brock

Place of Birth: New York City, New York, United States

Date of Birth: March 24, 1960

Ethnicity:
*French-Canadian (father)
*Irish (mother)

Kelly LeBrock is an American actress and model.

Kelly is the daughter of Maria Cecilia (Traynor), a model, and Harold Arthur Le Brock, a businessperson. Her father is French-Canadian and her mother is Irish. She grew up in England, and returned to New York at the age of sixteen.

Kelly has three children with her ex-husband, actor Steven Seagal.

Kelly’s maternal grandparents were John Traynor and Mary Helen Kelly. They were from Keady, County Armagh, Northern Ireland.

Source: Information about Kelly’s Irish ancestry – http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk

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