Hari Nef

by madman on September 21, 2018

Hari Nef – “The Wizard of Lies” New York City Premiere – Arrivals – Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) – New York City, NY, USA – Photo Credit: Laurence Agron /

Birth Name: Harrison J. Neff

Place of Birth: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.

Date of Birth: October 21, 1992

Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish

Hari Nef is an American actress, model, and writer. She is the daughter of Robin and David Neff, an advertising executive. She is transgender.


Milo Manheim

by follers on September 21, 2018

Birth Name: Milo Jacob Manheim

Place of Birth: Venice, California, U.S.

Date of Birth: March 6, 2001

*Ashkenazi Jewish (mother)

Milo Manheim is an American actor.

He was raised by his mother, actress Camryn Manheim. His biological father is reported as model Jeffrey Brezovar.

Milo was raised in his mother’s Jewish faith, and had a Bar Mitzvah ceremony.

Milo’s maternal grandfather was Jerome Henry Manheim, a mathematics professor (the son of Herman Manheim and Camille/Camilla K. Fantl). Jerome was born in Illinois. Herman was born in Tennessee, of German Jewish descent, and was the son of Elias E. Manheim and Jennie/Jenny Harris. Camille was born in Illinois, the daughter of Czech Jewish parents, Henry Fantl and Veronika/Fronie/Veronij Lederer.

Milo’s maternal grandmother is Sylvia Nuchow (the daughter of Samuel “Sam” Nuchow and Esther/Estelle Liebman). Sylvia was born in New York, to Polish Jewish parents.

Sources: Genealogies of Milo’s mother (focusing on her father’s side) –

Milo’s maternal grandfather, Jerome Henry Manheim, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

Milo’s maternal great-grandfather, Herman Manheim, on the 1910 U.S. Census –

Death record of Milo’s maternal great-great-grandfather, Elias E. Manheim –

Genealogy of Milo’s maternal grandmother, Sylvia Nuchow –

Milo’s maternal grandmother, Sylvia Nuchow, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

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Camryn Manheim

by follers on September 21, 2018

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

Date of Birth: March 8, 1961

Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish

Camryn Manheim is an American actress.

She is the daughter of Sylvia, a teacher, and Jerome Manheim, a mathematics professor. Her son is actor Milo Manheim.

Camryn’s paternal grandfather was Herman Manheim (the son of Elias E. Manheim and Jennie/Jenny Harris). Herman was born in Tennessee. Elias was a German Jewish immigrant, and was the son of Herman Manheim and Yetta Elias. Jennie was born in Illinois, to German Jewish parents.

Camryn’s paternal grandmother was Camille/Camilla K. Fantl (the daughter of Henry Fantl and Veronika/Fronie/Veronij Lederer). Camille was born in Illinois, to Czech Jewish parents. Veronika was the daughter of Josef Lederer, who was born in Slatina, Plzeň Region, and of Anna Singer, who was born in Poříč, Letohrad, Pardubice Region.

Camryn’s maternal grandparents were Samuel “Sam” Nuchow and Esther/Estelle Liebman. Samuel and Esther were Polish Jewish.

Sources: Genealogies of Camryn Manheim (focusing on her own father’s side) –

Camryn’s father on the 1930 U.S. Census –

Camryn’s paternal grandfather, Herman Manheim, on the 1910 U.S. Census –

Death record of Camryn’s paternal great-grandfather, Elias E. Manheim –

Genealogy of Camryn’s mother –

Camryn’s mother on the 1930 U.S. Census –

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Ben Ketai

by stlucas on September 21, 2018

Ben Ketai – “StartUp” TV Series Los Angeles Premiere – Arrivals – The London Hotel, 1020 N San Vicente Boulevard – West Hollywood, CA, USA – Photo Credit: Guillermo Proano / PR Photos

Birth Name: Benjamin David Ketai

Place of Birth: Grand Rapids, Michigan, U.S.

Date of Birth: July 25, 1982

Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish

Ben Ketai is an American film director, screenwriter, and producer.

Ben is the son of Bonnie and Robert Ketai. His family is Jewish.

Ben’s paternal grandfather was Norbert H. Ketai (the son of Benjamin Ketai and Sarah D. Winston). Norbert was born in Michigan. Benjamin was born in Minsk, Russia (now Belarus). Sarah was born in Connecticut, to parents from Russia.

Ben’s paternal grandmother was Blanche Wrubel (the daughter of David Wrubel and Nora/Norah Marshall). Blanche was born in New Jersey. David and Nora were born in Poland. David was the son of Israel Wrubel and Brajna Rochia Zambrowski.

Ben’s maternal grandfather was Milton “Mickey” Fishman (the son of Morris Fishman/Fisherman and Eva Buchbinder). Milton was born in Michigan. Morris and Eva were from Russia. Morris was the son of Samuel Fishman and Esther Bugin. Eva was the daughter of Louis Buchbinder and Mary Moscrawitz.

Ben’s maternal grandmother was named Boots.

Sources: Obituary of Ben’s paternal grandfather, Norbert Ketai –

Obituary of Ben’s paternal grandmother, Blanche (Wrubel) Ketai –

Obituary of Ben’s maternal grandfather, Milton “Mickey” Fishman –


Michael Marisi Ornstein

by stlucas on September 21, 2018

Michael Ornstein – FX’s “Sons of Anarchy” Season 6 Premiere Screening – Arrivals – Dolby Theatre – Hollywood, CA, USA – Keywords: S.O.A., SOA Orientation: Portrait Face Count: 1 – False – Photo Credit: Izumi Hasegawa / PR Photos

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

Date of Birth: June 22, 1963

*Ashkenazi Jewish (father)
*Italian (mother)

Michael Marisi Ornstein is an American actor and painter.

Michael is the son of Marie and Harvey Ornstein. He is married to Zoe Vasiliki, with whom he has two children.

Michael has said:

I come from an Italian/Jewish household and listening to my family speaking and telling stories was like listening to music, too. The music of language has always had a serious impact on me.

Michael’s paternal grandparents were Sidney Ornstein and Ida A. Stein. Sidney and Ida were born in New York, and were Jewish.

Sources: Obituary of Michael’s paternal grandfather, Sidney Ornstein –

Obituary of Michael’s mother –