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Eugene Simon

by follers on September 21, 2017

Birth Name: Eugene Michael Simon

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

Date of Birth: 11 June, 1992

Ethnicity: English, Irish

Eugene Simon is an English actor.

Eugene’s paternal grandfather was named Arthur G. Simon.

Eugene’s maternal grandfather was Major Michael Robert Horace Stopford (the son of Commander Robert Maurice Stopford and Elsie Helen Lawson). Robert was the son of Lt.-Col. Horace Robert Stopford and Marguerite Louisa Greathed MacDowell. Elsie was the daughter of Captain Francis William Lawson.

Eugene’s maternal grandmother was Megan Williams (the daughter of Arthur Reyner Williams).

Sources: Genealogies of Eugene Simon – http://www.thepeerage.com
https://www.geni.com

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Beau Garrett

by bablah on September 21, 2017

Birth Name: Beau Jesse Garrett

Place of Birth: Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States

Date of Birth: December 28, 1982

Ethnicity:
*possibly English (father)
*Ashkenazi Jewish (maternal grandfather)
*English, German, Irish (maternal grandmother)

Beau Garrett is an American actress and model.

Beau is said to be a cousin of actor Kyle Chandler. It is not clear if this is accurate.

Beau’s maternal grandfather was Roger Rowland (born Roger Rosenberg, the son of Barnett Rosenberg/Rowland and Mindell/Minnie Greenberg). Barnett and Mindell were born in Vilnius, to Jewish parents. Barnett was the son of Abraham Rosenberg and Susie Bowjarswy. Mindell was the daughter of Karl Greenberg and Jetty Beitelman.

Beau’s maternal grandmother was Vanessa Elizabeth Middlekauff (the daughter of Harold Kelly Middlekauff and Dadee Vanessa Brewer). Harold was the son of Charles Middlekauff and Lucy Kelley. Vanessa was the daughter of Charles Brewer and Carrie E. Wilson.

Sources: Marriage record of Beau’s maternal grandparents, Roger Rosenberg/Rowland and Vanessa Elizabeth Middlekauff – https://www.familysearch.org

Beau’s maternal grandfather, Roger Rosenberg/Rowland, on the 1920 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

Marriage record of Beau’s maternal great-grandparents, Barnett Rosenberg/Rowland and Mindell/Minnie Greenberg – https://www.familysearch.org

Beau’s maternal grandmother, Vanessa Elizabeth Middlekauff, on the 1920 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

Marriage record of Beau’s maternal great-grandparents, Harold Kelly Middlekauff and Dadee Vanessa Brewer – https://www.familysearch.org

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Jaz Sinclair

by madman on September 21, 2017

Birth Name: Jasmine Sinclair Sabino

Place of Birth: Dallas, Texas, U.S.

Date of Birth: July 22, 1994

Ethnicity:
*likely African-American (father)
*Italian, Irish, Swedish (mother)

Jaz Sinclair is an American actress. Her mother is Dominique Rochelle Sabino.

Jaz’s maternal grandfather is William Daniel Sabino.

Jaz’s maternal grandmother is Lynnae Donna Marrinan (the daughter of Martin John Marrinan and Donna Mae Dickson). Martin had Irish ancestry, and was the son of Martin John Marrinan and Kathryn Rose Gahan. Donna was of Swedish descent, and was the daughter of Bernard Carl Dickson and Marilla Eldora Lorrine Mattson.

Sources: Genealogy of Jaz Sinclair (focusing on her mother’s side) – http://www.genealogy.com

Genealogy of Jaz’s maternal great-grandfather, Martin John Marrinan (focusing on his father’s side) – http://www.genealogy.com

Jaz’s maternal great-great-grandfather, Martin John Marrinan, on the 1900 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

Jaz’s maternal great-great-grandmother, Kathryn Rose Gahan, on the 1910 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

Jaz’s maternal great-grandmother, Donna Mae Dickson, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

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Dick Cavett

by madman on September 19, 2017

Dick Cavett – Pacific Pioneer Broadcasters Honors Dick Cavett with the Art Gilmore Career Achievement Award at the Sportsman’s Lodge in Studio City – November 7, 2014 – Sportsman’s Lodge – Studio City, CA, USA – Photo Credit: Billy Bennight / PR Photos

Birth Name: Richard Alva Cavett

Place of Birth: Gibbon, Nebraska, U.S.

Date of Birth: November 19, 1936

Ethnicity: German, Welsh, English, Scottish, distant Irish

Dick Cavett is an American television personality and talk show host. He was the host of The Dick Cavett Show from 1968 to 1986.

Dick is the son of Erabel “Era” (Richards) and Alva Bayard Cavett. Dick is married to author Martha Rogers. He was previously married to actress Carrie Nye, until her death.

Dick has stated:

My grandfather came from… one of them came from England, the other one came from Wales… I’m Scottish, Irish, English, and possibly partly French, and a dose of German.

Dick’s paternal grandmother was German and his maternal grandfather was Welsh. Dick’s paternal grandfather was not English, as stated, although his ancestry was English and Scottish.

Dick’s paternal grandfather was Alva Arthur Cavett (the son of Andrew James Cavett/Cavitt and Miami Eaton Coupland). Andrew was the son of Richard Cavett/Cavitt and Margaret Graham. Miami was the daughter of Joseph Coupland, who was English, and of Charity Wright.

Dick’s paternal grandmother Gertrude Pinsch (the daughter of Friedrich Pinsch and Maria). Gertrude was German.

Dick’s maternal grandfather was Richard Richards (the son of James Richards and Martha Evans). Richard was born in Laugharne, Carmarthenshire, Wales.

Dick’s maternal grandmother was Etta May/Mae/Martha Mitchell (the daughter of William Mitchell and Eliza Ellen Mitchell). William was the son of John Silas Mitchell and Mary “Polly” Atkins. Eliza was the daughter of William Mitchell and Mary Anne Atkison.

Sources: Genealogies of Dick Cavett – https://www.geni.com
http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com

Genealogy of Dick’s father – https://www.findagrave.com

Genealogy of Dick’s mother – https://www.findagrave.com

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Mark McGrath

by bablah on September 19, 2017

Mark McGrath – Mark McGrath Hosts Saint Patrick’s Day at LAVO Nightclub Las Vegas on March 17, 2009 – LAVO Nightclub at Palazzo Hotel and Casino – Las Vegas, NV, USA – Keywords: – False – – Photo Credit: PRN / PR Photos

Birth Name: Mark Sayers McGrath

Place of Birth: Hartford, Connecticut, U.S.

Date of Birth: March 15, 1968

Ethnicity: Irish, possibly other

Mark McGrath is an American singer of the rock band Sugar Ray. He is married to beautician Carin Kingsland, with whom he has two children.

Mark’s maternal grandparents likely were Edward McGrath and Catherine.

Mark’s maternal grandfather was Henry Gordon Semple (the son of John J. Semple and Agnes Marie Connor). Henry was of Irish descent. John was the son of John Semple and Bridget Ryan. Agnes was the daughter of James Conner and Catharine McManus.

Mark’s maternal grandmother was named Mary.

Sources: Marriage announcement of Mark’s parents – nytimes.com

Birth record of Mark’s maternal grandfather, Henry Gordon Semple – familysearch.org

Mark’s maternal grandfather, Henry Gordon Semple, on the 1920 U.S. Census – familysearch.org

Marriage record of Mark’s maternal great-grandparents, John J. Semple and Agnes Marie Connor – familysearch.org

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