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Grace Fulton

by madman on October 19, 2018

Date of Birth: July 17, 1996

Ethnicity: English, Swedish, Italian, Polish

Grace Fulton is an American actress and dancer.

She is the daughter of Alisa and Damian Fulton. Her brother is actor Soren Fulton. Her great-aunt was actress Joan Shawlee.

Grace’s paternal grandfather was Albert Andrew Fulton (the son of Theodore Ceyler Fulton and Esther L. Ring). Albert was born in New York. Theodore was born in China, to American parents from Ohio, Albert A. Fulton and Florence W. Wishard. Esther was the daughter of Swedish parents, John A. Ring and Anna.

Grace’s paternal grandmother was Marie Louise Cornell (the daughter of Edward Cornell and Margaret Free).

Grace’s maternal grandparents’ surnames were Genovese and Olech.

Sources: Marriage record of Grace’s paternal grandparents, Albert Andrew Fulton and Marie Louise Cornell – https://www.familysearch.org

Grace’s paternal grandfather, Albert Andrew Fulton, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

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Rodrigo Hilbert

by stlucas on October 16, 2018

Birth Name: Rodrigo Hilbert Alberton

Place of Birth: Orleans, Santa Catarina, Brazil

Date of Birth: April 22, 1980

Ethnicity: Brazilian [Italian, German, possibly other]

Rodrigo Hilbert is a Brazilian actor, television host, and model.

Rodrigo is the son of Suzete (Hilbert) and Angelo Alberton. He is married to actress, model, businessperson, journalist, and television host Fernanda Lima, with whom he has two children.

Rodrigo’s maternal grandfather was Henrique Ernesto “Haine” Hilbert (the son of Henrique Walter Hilbert and Kätcheen Hammerschmidt). Rodrigo’s great-grandfather Henrique was born in Lauro Müller, Santa Catarina, to German parents, Ernest Julius “Ernesto Julio” Hilbert and Selma Pauline Hemmann. Kätcheen was born in Germany, the daughter of Ernest “Ernesto” Hammerschmidt and Lizette Ana Sofia Tekla Gladen.

Rodrigo’s maternal grandmother was named Eredina “Eda” Luciano.

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Fabio Porchat

by stlucas on October 14, 2018

Birth Name: Fabio Porchat de Assis

Place of Birth: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Date of Birth: July 1, 1983

Ethnicity: Brazilian [Portuguese, possibly other], Italian, 1/32 Swiss-French, distant English

Fabio Porchat is a Brazilian actor, comedian, television host, and writer.

Fabio is the son of Isabella (Robinson) and politician Fabio Ferrari Porchat de Assis.

Fabio’s paternal grandfather was Reinaldo/Reynaldo Porchat de Assis (the son of Antonio Justino Porchat de Assis and Francisca Augusta Pinto). Antonio was born in Brazil, the son of Antonio Justino de Assis, whose father was Portuguese, and of Maria Carlota Porchat, whose father was born in Geneva, Switzerland. Francisca was born in Brazil.

Fabio’s paternal grandmother was Maria de Lourdes de Almeida Ferrari (the daughter of Alcides de Almeida Ferrari and Laura Conceição). Alcides was the son of Estevam Ferrari and Alcinda Cardoso de Almeida. Laura was the daughter of Antonio Augusto Conceição and Laura Correia.

Fabio’s maternal grandfather was surnamed Robinson. Two of Fabio’s maternal great-great-great-grandparents were Elijah James Robinson, whose parents were English, and his wife, Heloiza/Heloisa Barreto, who was born in Brazil.

Fabio’s maternal grandmother is named Maria Alice Manzo.

Source: Genealogy of Fabio’s paternal grandparents, Reinaldo/Reynaldo Porchat de Assis and Maria de Lourdes de Almeida Ferrari – http://www.familysearch.org

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Mitch Landrieu

by follers on October 14, 2018

Birth Name: Mitchell Joseph Landrieu

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

Date of Birth: August 16, 1960

Ethnicity: German, about 1/8th French, small amounts of Italian, Irish, and English

Mitch Landrieu is an American politician and lawyer. A member of the Democratic Party, he has been Lieutenant Governor of Louisiana, from January 11, 2004 to May 3, 2010, Mayor of New Orleans, from May 3, 2010 to May 7, 2018, and President of the United States Conference of Mayors, from 2017 to 2018, among other duties.

He is the son of Verna Marie (Satterlee) and politician Moon Landrieu (born Maurice Edwin Landrieu), who was Mayor of New Orleans, from 1970 to 1978, and U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, from 1979 to 1981. His sister, Mary Landrieu, is also a politician, who was a U.S. Senator from Louisiana, from 1997 to 2015.

Mitch is married to attorney Cheryl Quirk, with whom he has five children.

Mitch’s paternal grandfather was Joseph Geoffrey Landrieu (the son of Victor Firmin Landrieu and Cyrintha/Cerentha Cleno Mackey). Joseph was born in Mississippi. Victor was born in France, and was the son of Geoffroy Stanislaus Landrieu, from Abbeville, and of Melanie Claude Eugenia LeMoine. Cyrintha was the daughter of William Clarence Mackey and Harriette/Harriet Margaret Claiborne.

Mitch’s paternal grandmother was Loretta Frances Bechtel (the daughter of August Rudolph Bechtel and Mary Rocker). Loretta was born in Louisiana, and was of German descent. August was the son of Frank Joseph Bechtel and Bertha Malwine Charlotte Gehrke. Mary was the daughter of Frederick “Fritz” Rocker and Anna/Ann Mary Dollinger.

Mitch’s maternal grandfather was Kent St. Elmo Satterlee (the son of William Crawford Satterlee and Lillie/Lilly Louise Lemke). Kent was born in Louisiana. William was the son of Jon/John Spencer Satterlee/Satterly and Virginia Barker. Lillie was the daughter of German parents, Frederick/Ferdinand “Fred” Lemke and Louisa/Louie Krämer.

Mitch’s maternal grandmother was Olga Helen/Ellen Macheca (the daughter of Michael Macheca and Laverna Alberta C. Hartmann/Hartman). Olga was born in Louisiana. Michael was of Italian descent, the son of Joseph Peter Mercieca/Macheca, from Gonzo, Malta, and of Marietta. Mitch’s great-grandmother Laverna was the daughter of Philip Heinrich/Henry Hartmann, who was German, and of Mary Louisa Burrus, who was of German descent.

Sources: Genealogy of Mitch Landrieu – https://www.geni.com

Genealogy of Mitch Landrieu (through his sister, Mary Landrieu) – http://www.wargs.com

Genealogy of Mitch’s maternal grandmother, Olga Helen/Ellen Macheca – https://www.findagrave.com

Mitch’s maternal great-grandparents, Michael Macheca and Laverna Alberta C. Hartmann/Hartman, on the 1900 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

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Hero Fiennes-Tiffin

by madman on October 13, 2018

Birth Name: Hero Beauregard F. Fiennes Tiffin

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

Date of Birth: 6 November, 1997

Ethnicity: English, Northern Irish, Irish, Scottish, 1/128th Italian, distant German and French

Hero Fiennes-Tiffin is an English actor and model.

He is the son of Martha Fiennes, a director, writer, and producer, and George Tiffin, a director, novelist, writer, and cameraman. His uncles are actors Ralph Fiennes and Joseph Fiennes.

Hero’s paternal grandfather was John Tiffin, a television producer for 60 Minutes (John A. G. Tiffin, the son of George Charles Tiffin and Doris Vera Gower). John was born in Bromley, Kent, England. George was the son of George Ernest Tiffin. Doris was the daughter of Arthur Gower.

Hero’s paternal grandmother was Wendy Ewer, an advertising copywriter (born Elaine S. E. Ewer; the daughter of Edward Maynard Ewer and Emelyn F. Story). Hero’s grandmother Wendy was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S., and later moved to England. Edward was the son of Chester Ewer and Hallie Fuller. Hero’s great-grandmother Emelyn was the daughter of Julian Russell Story and Elaine Margaret Sartori. Elaine’s grandfather was of Italian and French descent. Hero’s fifth times great-grandfather was Giovanni Battista Sartori, an early Italian immigrant to the U.S.

Hero’s maternal grandfather was Mark Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes (the son of Maurice Alberic Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes and Sylvia Joan Finlay). Mark was born at Castle Ward, Northumberland, England, and was a farmer and photographer. Maurice was the son of Alberic Arthur Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes and Gertrude Theodosia Colley. Sylvia was the daughter of David Finlay.

Hero’s maternal grandmother was Jennifer Anne Mary Alleyne Lash (the daughter of Henry Alleyne Lash and Joan Mary Moore). Jennifer was born in Chichester, Sussex, England, and was a writer. Henry was born in Calcutta, India, the son of Nicholas Alleyne Lash, who was born in India, to Irish parents, and of Violet Maud Keely, who was born in England. Hero’s great-grandmother Joan was born in Bangalore, India, the daughter of Pierce Langrishe Moore, who was of English descent, and of Muriel Strange, who was born in London, England, to Indian-born parents, and had English, Scottish, and Northern Irish ancestry.

Sources: Obituary of Hero’s paternal grandfather, John Tiffin – https://www.theguardian.com

Marriage record of Hero’s paternal great-grandparents, George Charles Tiffin and Doris Vera Gower – https://www.familysearch.org

Genealogy of the Fiennes family – http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com

Genealogies of Hero Fiennes-Tiffin (focusing on his mother’s side) – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com
https://www.geni.com

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