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Kelly Rohrbach

by follers on March 27, 2017

Birth Name: Kelly Wholey Rohrbach

Place of Birth: Connecticut

Date of Birth: January 21, 1990

Ethnicity: Irish, German, Danish, English, Swiss-German, 1/16th Italian

Kelly Rohrbach is an American model and actress.

Kelly’s paternal grandfather was Clayton John Rohrbach, Jr. (the son of Clayton John Rohrbach and Josephine Frances Langan). Kelly’s great-grandfather Clayton was the son of John Rohrbach, who was born in New York, to parents from Verkehrsprüfzentrum Berner Oberland, Thun, Bern, Switzerland, and of Elizabeth Abbeal. Josephine was the daughter of Joseph Amatio Longone/Langan, who was born in Altavilla Silentina, Provincia di Salerno, Campania, Italy, and of Blanche Freeman, who was born in Pennsylvania, to an Irish-born father.

Kelly’s paternal grandmother was Carolee Mae Anderson (the daughter of Fred George Anderson and Maude/Maud Ellen Buck). Fred was born in New York, to Danish parents. Maude was the daughter of William “Hosmer” Buck and Isabelle “Belle” A. Radley.

Kelly’s maternal grandfather was Robert C. Wholey (the son of Robert Leo Wholey and Frances C. Mullen). Kelly’s great-grandfather Robert was born in Pennsylvania, the son of Patrick Wholey, who was from Cork, Ireland, and of Ellen M. Quinlan, who was born in Wales, likely of Irish descent. Frances was also born in Pennsylvania, the daughter of Irish parents, John Mullen and Catherine.

Kelly’s maternal grandmother is Lois Mary Dinneen (the daughter of Leo A. Dinneen and Olivia Mary Anna Gensler). Leo was the son of John Dinneen, who was born in Pennsylvania, to Irish parents, and of Mathilda Och, who was born in Pennsylvania, to German parents. Olivia was the daughter of John Henry Gensler and Mary Magdelena Eiben, who was born in Germany.

Sources: Genealogy of Kelly Rohrbach – https://www.geni.com

Kelly’s paternal grandmother, Carolee Mae Anderson, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

Kelly’s maternal great-grandfather, Leo A. Dinneen, on the 1900 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

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Davey Havok

by madman on March 27, 2017

Birth Name: David Paden Passaro

Place of Birth: Rochester, New York, United States

Date of Birth: November 20, 1975

Ethnicity: Italian, German, English

Davey Havok is an American singer, songwriter, musician, actor, fashion designer, and writer. He is the lead singer of the bands AFI, Blaqk Audio, and XTRMST.

Davey’s mother is Regina L. “Penny” (Paden) Marchand. Davey’s father died when Davey was five years old, and Davey’s mother remarried Paul Marchand, whose surname Davey adopted.

Davey’s mother is half Italian descent, with her other roots being German and English. Davey’s father, whose surname was “Passaro”, is of Italian or part Italian descent.

Davey’s maternal grandfather was Richard “Dick” Paden (the son of Robert B. Paden/Payton and Sarah Ann “Sallie” Sult). Sarah was the daughter of Adam Sult and Savilla/Sovila Sitler.

Davey’s maternal grandmother was Regina “Gig” Ressa (the daughter of Joseph Ressa and Carmella). Joseph was born in Italy. Carmella was born in Pennsylvania, to Italian parents.

Sources: Genealogies of Davey’s maternal great-grandmother, Sarah Ann “Sallie” Sult (through Sarah’s brother, Headley Adam Sult) – http://www.ancestry.com.au
http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com

Davey’s maternal grandmother, Regina “Gig” Ressa, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

Obituary of Davey’s maternal grandmother, Regina “Gig” (Ressa) Paden – http://www.legacy.com

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Marieh Delfino

by stlucas on March 27, 2017

Birth Name: Marieh A. Delfino

Place of Birth: Caracas, Venezuela

Date of Birth: September 24, 1977

Ethnicity:
*Venezuelan [Italian, possibly other] (father)
*Cuban [Spanish, possibly other] (mother)

Marieh Delfino is a Venezuelan-born American actress. She was born in Caracas, the daughter of Maria de Los Angeles “Mary” Hellmund and Enrique R. Delfino. Her father is Venezuelan, and has Italian ancestry (as Marieh’s sister has said). Her mother is Cuban.

Marieh’s sister is actress Majandra Delfino. The family moved to the U.S. in 1986. They settled in Miami, Florida, and later in Los Angeles, California.

Sources: http://www.cbs.com
http://www.latina.com

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Alexis Dziena

by stlucas on March 24, 2017

Birth Name: Alexis M. Dziena

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

Date of Birth: July 8, 1984

Ethnicity:
*Polish, Irish (father)
*Italian (mother)

Alexis Dziena is an American actress. She is the daughter of Madeline/Madeleine (Didio) and Alexander Dziena.

On her father’s side, Alexis is the granddaughter of Henry J. Dziena (the son of Thomas Dziena and Sophina) and Rita R. Finnerty. Henry was born in Pennsylvania, to Polish parents.

Alexis’ maternal grandparents were Ameliano/Mellon De Deo/Didio and Angelina/Angeline/Angie Amoroso (the daughter of Florenzo Amoroso and Giacinta DiGermanio).

Sources: http://www.craveonline.com

Alexis’ paternal grandfather, Henry J. Dziena, on the 1940 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

Obituary of Alexis’ paternal grandfather, Henry J. Dziena – http://www.legacy.com

Death record of Alexis’ maternal grandparents, Ameliano/Mellon De Deo/Didio and Angelina/Angeline/Angie (Amoroso) Didio – https://www.findagrave.com

Obituary of Alexis’ maternal grandfather, Ameliano/Mellon De Deo/Didio – https://familysearch.org

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Majandra Delfino

by stlucas on March 22, 2017

Birth Name: Majandra Alexandra Delfino

Place of Birth: Caracas, Venezuela

Date of Birth: February 20, 1981

Ethnicity:
*Venezuelan [Italian, possibly other] (father)
*Cuban [Spanish, possibly other] (mother)

Majandra Delfino is a Venezuelan-born American actress and singer. She was born in Caracas, the daughter of Maria de Los Angeles “Mary” Hellmund and Enrique R. Delfino. Her father is Venezuelan, and has Italian ancestry (as Majandra has said). Her mother is Cuban.

Majandra has a sister, Marieh Delfino, who is also an actress. The family moved to the U.S. in 1986. They settled in Miami, Florida, and later in Los Angeles, California.

Sources: http://www.cbs.com
http://www.latina.com

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