Ciara Bravo

by madman on November 18, 2017

Ciara Bravo – Super Sweet Toy Drive Benefitting Children’s Hospital Los Angeles on March 17, 2015 – Duff’s Cakemix – Los Angeles, CA, USA – Photo Credit: DavidJLevin Photography / PRPhotos.com 

Birth Name: Ciara Quinn Bravo

Place of Birth: Alexandria, Kenton, Kentucky, United States

Date of Birth: March 18, 1997

Ethnicity: Hispanic, Irish, possibly other

Ciara Bravo is an American actress. She is the daughter of Tamara Sue (Ward) and Richard Lee Bravo.

Ciara’s paternal grandfather is surnamed Bravo. Ciara’s paternal grandmother is named Janet M. Rankin.

Ciara’s maternal grandfather is surnamed Ward. Ciara’s maternal grandmother is named Carolyn A. Foster.


Yancy Butler

by stlucas on October 27, 2017

Birth Name: Yancy Victoria Butler

Place of Birth: Manhattan, New York City, New York, U.S.

Date of Birth: July 2, 1970

Ethnicity: English, Irish, Swedish, Hispanic, some Dutch

Yancy Butler is an American actress.

Yancy is the daughter of Leslie (Vega) and to musician Joe Butler (born Joseph Campbell Butler), who is a founding member of rock band The Lovin’ Spoonful. Yancy has confirmed that she has “Latina” and Irish roots.

Yancy’s maternal grandfather was José Vega.

Yancy’s maternal grandmother was likely Ruth Victoria “Vicki” VanDyke (the daughter of Walter Henry Van Dyke and Alice Victoria Emilia Lindstedt). Walter was the son of Charles VanDyke and Annie/Anna Terhune. Alice was the daughter of Swedish parents, John E. Lindstedt and Hilma Victoria Amanda Sahlstedt.

Sources: Obituary of Yancy’s maternal grandfather, José Vega – http://query.nytimes.com

Yancy’s likely maternal grandmother, Ruth Victoria “Vicki” Vandyke, on the 1920 U.S. Census – http://www.familysearch.org

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Anne Ramsay

by bablah on September 4, 2017

Anne Ramsay – 16th Annual Global Green USA Millennium Awards – Arrivals – Fairmont Miramar Hotel – Santa Monica, CA, USA – Photo Credit: Tina Gill / PR Photos 

Birth Name: Anne Elizabeth Ramsay

Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States

Date of Birth: September 11, 1960

Ethnicity: Northern Irish, Scottish, English, German, Hispanic

Anne Ramsay is an American actress.

Anne’s paternal grandparents were Albert L. Ramsay and Mary Gertrude Kennedy. Albert was born in Connecticut to Fred Ramsey from Canada and Annie from Northern Ireland. Mary was the daughter of William Legget Kennedy (son of John Linford Kennedy and Martha Jane Leggett) and Helen Mar Keel (daughter of David Keel and Sarah Beazell/Beazel).

Anne’s maternal grandparents had last names Delgado and Garcia.

Sources: Anne’s father on 1940 U.S. census – familysearch.org

Anne’s paternal grandfather on 1910 U.S. census – familysearch.org

Anne’s paternal grandmother on 1910 U.S. census – familysearch.org

Death record of Anne’s paternal great-grandfather William Kennedy – familysearch.org

Death record of Anne’s paternal great-grandfather Helen Mar Keel – familysearch.org


Meagan Tandy

by bablah on July 4, 2017

Meagan Tandy – 22nd Annual NAACP Awards at Directors Guild of America in Los Angeles on November 5, 2012 – Photo Credit: Koi Sojer / PR Photos

Birth Name: Meagan Yvonne Tandy

Place of Birth: Fremont, Alameda, California, United States

Date of Birth: May 3, 1985

Ethnicity: African-American, possibly Hispanic

Meagan Tandy is an American actress and model. She is a former Miss California.

Meagan’s maternal grandparents had the surnames Montgomery and Staton.


Sarah Sutherland

by madman on September 12, 2016

65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards - HBO Post Emmy Awards Reception - Arrivals

Birth Name: Sarah Jude Sutherland

Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States

Date of Birth: February 18, 1988

*Scottish, English, Irish, 1/32 German (father)
*Hispanic (mother)

Sarah Sutherland is an American actress. She is the daughter of Camelia Kath (born Camillia Emily Ortiz), an actress, and Kiefer Sutherland, an actor, director, and producer.

Sarah’s father was born in London, England, to Canadian parents, and has Scottish, English, Irish, and 1/32 German, ancestry. Sarah’s mother, who was born in Los Angeles, California, is Hispanic.

Sarah’s paternal grandfather is actor Donald Sutherland (Donald McNichol Sutherland, the son of Frederick/Fred McLea Sutherland and Dorothy Isobel McNichol). Frederick was the son of Frederick Winslow Sutherland and Louisa Condon Day. Dorothy was the daughter of William McNichol and Mary Chalmers Hamilton.

Sarah’s paternal grandmother is actress Shirley Douglas (Shirley Jean Douglas, the daughter of Thomas “Tommy” Clement Douglas and Irma May Dempsey). Tommy Douglas was born in Falkirk, Scotland, the son of Thomas Douglas and Annie Clement. He was the 7th Premier of Saskatchewan, from July 10, 1944 to November 7, 1961, the first Leader of the New Democratic Party, from August 3, 1961 to April 24, 1971, and a Member of the House of Commons of Canada, from October 14, 1935 to June 15, 1944, from October 22, 1962 to June 25, 1968, and from February 10, 1969 to May 22, 1979. Sarah’s great-grandmother Irma was the daughter of Hull Dempsey and Nellie Andrews Greenwood.

Sarah’s maternal grandparents’ surnames were Ortiz and Salvador.

Sources: Genealogy of Sarah Sutherland – https://www.geni.com

Genealogy of Sarah Sutherland (focusing on her father’s side) – http://geneall.net

Genealogies of Sarah’s father (focusing on his own father’s side) – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com

Genealogy of Sarah’s paternal great-grandfather, Frederick/Fred McLea Sutherland – https://familysearch.org

Birth record of Sarah’s paternal great-grandfather, Frederick/Fred McLea Sutherland – https://familysearch.org

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