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Elley Duhé

by Manila on September 21, 2018

Birth Name: Elley Frances Duhé

Place of Birth: Mobile, Alabama, U.S.

Date of Birth: February 14, 1992

Ethnicity: Breton, Dutch [including Frisian], English, French [including French-Canadian], German, Irish, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, Scottish, Welsh, 65/512 Italian, 1/128 Belgian [Flemish], 15/2048 Shawnee Native American, 1/256 Cherokee Native American, 1/512 Swiss-German, 5/16384 Manx, 1/4096 Swedish, as well as distant Cornish

Elley Duhé is an American singer and songwriter.

Elley is the daughter of Teena and Robert Duhé.

Elley’s patrilineal ancestry can be traced back to her ninth great-grandfather, Jacques Duhée.

Elley’s paternal grandfather is Willie Joseph “Bill” Duhé III (the son of Willie Joseph “Bill” Duhé, Jr. and Angelina “Jennie” Lovetro). Elley’s grandfather Willie was born in Louisiana. Elley’s great-grandfather Willie was the son of Willie Joseph Duhé and Léonie Millet. Elley’s great-great-grandfather Willie’s maternal fifth great-grandmother, Verena Hirtzel, was Swiss-German, from Pfäffikon, Canton of Zürich. Also, his maternal fourth great-grandfather, Heinrich Albert Schexnayder, was Belgian, from Brussels. Léonie’s paternal fourth great-grandfather, Christopher Johannes (or Jean Christphe in French) Huber, was also Belgian, from Leuven, Flemish Brabant. Also, one of Léonie’s paternal eighth great-grandfathers was Zacharie Cloutier (c. 1590-1677), a prominent early Québec settler. Leónie’s paternal third great-grandfather, Giovanni Battista Manuel (or Jean Baptiste Manuel in French) Bacas, was Italian, from Genoa. Jennie was the daughter of Italian emigrants, Antonio “Anthony” Lovetro and Angelina Ferrara.

Elley’s paternal grandmother is named Barbara Kennedy.

Elley’s maternal grandfather is Colonel Walker “Bud” Scott, Jr. (the son of Colonel Walker Henderson Scott, Sr. and Dorothy May Davis). Elley’s grandfather Colonel was born in Cattlesburg, Kentucky. Elley’s great-grandfather Colonel was the biological father of criminal and cult leader Charles Manson, and was the son of Walker Henderson Scott and Gladys Ella Cline. Two of Elley’s great-great-grandfather Walker’s sixth great-grandparents, Sven Rambo and Ann Christian, were ethnic Swedish and Manx, respectively. His twice ninth great-grandfather, William McChristen, was also a Manx, from Milntown. Dorothy was a World War II veteran, and was the daughter of Melvin Davis and Dora Castle. Melvin’s paternal great-great-grandmother, Elizabeth Nakitika, was a Cherokee Native American. Melvin’s maternal great-great-grandfather and Dora’s paternal great-grandfather, Inman Castle, was 5/8 Shawnee Native American.

Elley’s maternal grandmother was Frances Jeanette “Frankie” McDowell (the daughter of Harvey James McDowell and Thelma Josephine Wright). Frances was born in Grayson, Kentucky. Harvey was the son of Charles Leander “Charlie” McDowell and Fanny B. Sexton. Thelma was the daughter of James Lewis Wright and Elizabeth Ellen Burchett.

Elley’s matrilineal ancestry can be traced back to her fourth great-grandmother, Elizabeth Patrick (September 15, 1831, Morgan County, Kentucky – February 14, 1910, Magoffin County, Kentucky).

Sources: Genealogy of Elley’s paternal grandfather, Willie Joseph Duhé III – http://perilloux.net

Birth record of Elley’s maternal grandfather, Colonel Walker Scott, Jr. – https://www.familysearch.org

Genealogy of Elley’s paternal great-grandfather, Colonel Walker Henderson Scott, Sr. – https://www.geni.com

Birth record of Elley’s paternal great-grandmother, Dorothy May Davis – https://www.familysearch.org

Elley’s paternal great-grandmother, Dorothy May Davis, on the 1920 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

Obituary of Elley’s paternal great-grandmother, Dorothy May (Davis) Canterbury – https://www.newspapers.com

Birth record of Elley’s maternal grandmother, Frances Jeanette McDowell – https://www.familysearch.org

Elley’s maternal grandmother, Frances Jeanette McDowell, on the 1940 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

Obituary of Elley’s maternal grandmother, Frances Jeanette (McDowell) Scott – http://wolfefuneralhomes.com

Elley’s maternal great-grandfather, Harvey James McDowell, on the 1910 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

Birth record of Elley’s maternal great-grandmother, Thelma Josephine Wright – https://www.familysearch.org

Elley’s maternal great-grandmother, Thelma Josephine Wright, on the 1920 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

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Nick Antosca

by stlucas on September 21, 2018

Nick Antosca – 44th Annual Saturn Awards – Arrivals – Castaway,1250 E Harvard Road – Burbank, CA, USA – Photo Credit: Photography by E / PRPhotos.com

Birth Name: Nicholas Jonathan Antosca

Place of Birth: New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.

Date of Birth: January 23, 1983

Ethnicity:
*Italian, possibly other (father)
*German, Irish (mother)

Nick Antosca is an American novelist, screenwriter, and producer.

Nick is the son of Mary and Stephen Antosca.

Nick’s maternal grandfather was Arthur James “Art” Schoenberger (the son of Joseph L. Schoenberger/Schoenenberger and Marie Dolores Quinlan). Arthur was born in Ohio. Joseph was born in Ohio, the son of Joseph A. Schoenenberger and Josephine C. Brookhall/Brockhoff. Marie was born in Ohio, the daughter of Patrick W. Quinlan, who was Irish, and of Anna Tierney.

Nick’s maternal grandmother was Mary Agnes Schirmer (the daughter of August Henry Schirmer and Mary Frances Mager). Mary Agnes was born in New Jersey. August was born in Ohio, to German parents, William Henry Schirmer and Mary Quick. Mary Frances was born in New Jersey, the daughter of Valerian Mager, who was German, and of Anna Marie Steets, whose parents were German.

Sources: Genealogy of Nick’s maternal grandfather, Arthur James “Art” Schoenberger – http://www.zellnerfamily.com

Obituary of Nick’s maternal grandmother, Mary Agnes (Schirmer) Schoenberger – http://www.oakridger.com

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Will Brill

by follers on September 20, 2018

Birth Name: William Wesley Brill

Place of Birth: Santa Clara, California, United States

Date of Birth: July 11, 1986

Ethnicity: German, English, Scottish, Irish, Dutch

Will Brill is an American actor.

Will’s paternal grandfather was John Marty Brill (the son of Joseph Andrews Brill and Clara Ann Marty). John was born in Iowa. Clara was the daughter of John J. Marty and Sarah E. Dunlavy.

Will’s paternal grandmother was Katherine Avis Manning (the daughter of William Wayland Manning and Henrietta Marie “Reta” Te Roller). Katherine was born in Washington. William was the son of Melville Malcolm Manning and Delia M. McClure. Henrietta was the daughter of Hein “Henry” Te Roller, whose parents were Dutch, and of Nellie Orcelia Augustin.

Will’s maternal grandfather was Wesley Clarence Salter (the son of Wesley Clarence Salter and Alva A. Klein). Wesley was born in New Jersey. Will’s great-grandfather Wesley was the son of Wesley Fountain Salter and Irene Tully.

Will’s maternal grandmother was Ouida/Onida Fields (the daughter of Grethel Clayton Fields and Maurye/Mamie/Mayme Louise Lanton). Ouida was born in New York, to parents from Alabama. Grethel was the son of William Carlton Fields and Elizabeth James Smith. Maurye was the daughter of Charles T. Lanton and Mary Eulalia “Minnie” Caraway.

Sources: Will’s paternal grandfather, John Marty Brill, on the 1920 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

Will’s paternal grandmother, Katherine Avis Manning, on the 1920 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Katherine Avis Manning on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

Will’s maternal grandfather, Wesley Clarence Salter, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

Will’s maternal grandmother, Ouida/Onida Fields, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

Obituary of Will’s maternal grandmother, Ouida/Onida (Fields) Salter Cooke- https://www.paloaltoonline.com

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Sasha Sloan

by Manila on September 17, 2018

Birth Name: Alexandra Artourovna Yatchenko

Place of Birth: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.

Date of Birth: March 11, 1995

Ethnicity:
*Ukrainian, possibly other (father)
*Irish, possibly other (mother)

Sasha Sloan is an American singer and songwriter.

Her father, Artour Yatchenko, is an alumnus of Moscow State University. A picture of him can be seen here. The surname Yatchenko is of Ukrainian origin. Her mother, Noreen Sloan, is an alumna of the University of Massachusetts Boston, and is of Irish descent.

Sasha’s paternal grandfather is named Uriy Yatchenko.

Sasha’s maternal grandfather is named John Robert Sloan.

Sasha’s maternal grandmother is Frances Paula Flaherty (the daughter of John Edward Flaherty and Hannah Rose, later Anna Katherine, Lee). Sasha’s grandmother Frances was born in Massachusetts. John was the son of Irish emigrants, Coleman Flaherty, of Knoell, Oughterard, County Galway, and of Anne “Annie” Naughton, of Camus, County Galway. Sasha’s great-grandmother Anna was the daughter of Irish emigrants, James Lee and Julia Foley.

Sasha’s matrilineal ancestry can be traced back to her third great-grandmother, Delia Flaherty.

Sources: Birth record of Sasha’s maternal great-grandfather, John Edward Flaherty – https://www.familysearch.org

Obituary of Sasha’s maternal great-grandfather, John Edward Flaherty – http://www.legacy.com

Marriage records of Sasha’s maternal great-great-grandparents, Coleman Flaherty and Anne Naughton – https://www.familysearch.org
https://www.familysearch.org

Birth record of Sasha’s maternal great-great-grandfather, Coleman Flaherty – https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie

Birth record of Sasha’s maternal great-great-grandmother, Anne Naughton – https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie

Marriage records of Sasha’s maternal great-great-grandparents, James Lee and Julia Foley – https://www.familysearch.org
https://www.familysearch.org

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Kurt Braunohler

by stlucas on September 17, 2018

Kurt Braunohler – 2011 TBS Just for Laughs Comedy Festival – Day 3 – Linclon Hall – Chicago,IL, USA – Keywords: Penelope: Princess of Pets, Whitest Kids You Know Orientation: Portrait Face Count: 1 – False – Photo Credit: Daniel Locke / PR Photos

Birth Name: Kurt Walter Braunohler

Place of Birth: Neptune, New Jersey, U.S.

Date of Birth: February 22, 1976

Ethnicity: German, English, Irish, Scottish

Kurt Braunohler is an American comedian and podcast host.

Kurt is the son of Barbara and Walter Braunohler.

Kurt’s paternal grandparents possibly were Martin Otto Braunohler and Hilde Lydia Heitmann. Martin and Hilde were German. Martin was the son of Heinrich Braunohler and Meta Baltes.

Kurt’s maternal grandfather was named Edwin Steidle.

Kurt’s maternal grandmother was Dorothy Keirsted (the daughter of Guilford Hatfield Keirsted and Frances Winifred Springer). Dorothy was born in Pennsylvania. Guilford was born in New York, the son of Guilford Hatfield Keirsted, who was Canadian, and of Annie Eliza Chidester. Frances was born in Pennsylvania, the daughter of Frank Yost Springer and Emiline Jane Pollock.

Source: Obituary of Kurt’s mother – http://www.legacy.com

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