Lebanese

Bazzi

by Mixed Kidd on March 11, 2018

Birth Name: Andrew Bazzi

Place of Birth: Dearborn, Michigan, U.S.

Date of Birth: August 28, 1997

Ethnicity: Lebanese

Bazzi is an American singer and songwriter. He is known for his hit 2017 song, “Mine”. He has stated that he is of Lebanese descent.

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Nick E. Tarabay

by stlucas on March 4, 2018

Nick Tarabay – Starz Screening of “Spartacus: Blood And Sand” – Arrivals – The Billy Wilder Theater at the Hammer Museum – Westwood, CA. USA – Keywords: – False – – Photo Credit: Albert L. Ortega / PR Photos

Birth Name: Nick Emad Tarabay

Place of Birth: Beirut, Lebanon

Date of Birth: August 28, 1975

Ethnicity: Lebanese

Nick E. Tarabay is a Lebanese-American actor.

Source: http://spartacus.ausxip.com

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Jamie Gray Hyder

by stlucas on January 22, 2018

Jamie Gray Hyder – Leica Store Los Angeles Grand Opening – Arrivals – Leica Los Angeles – West Hollywood, CA, USA – Photo Credit: Emiley Schweich / PR Photos

Place of Birth: Washington, D.C., U.S.

Date of Birth: April 27, 1985

Ethnicity:
*Lebanese (father)
*German, English, Scottish (mother)

Jamie Gray Hyder is an American actress and model.

Jamie is the daughter of Cynthia Marie “Cindy” (Armentrout) and George Edward Hyder. Jamie has a sister, Callie.

Jamie has stated that she has Lebanese ancestry on her father’s side. Jamie’s mother is mostly of English, German, and Scottish descent.

Jamie’s maternal grandfather was Norman Gilbert Armentrout (the son of John Dallas Armentrout and Anna Sue King). John was the son of Michael J. Armentrout and Sarah Jane Gunter. Anna was the daughter of Joseph Henry King and Sarah Margaret Craft.

Jamie’s maternal grandmother was Dorothy Craig Drummond (the daughter of Roy Raymond “Jake” Drummond/Drummon and Leona Pearl Dudding). Roy was the son of John T. Drummond and Lucy V. Starks. Leona was the daughter of George T. Dudding and Louvenia Alice Jones.

Source: Obituary of Jamie’s maternal grandmother, Dorothy (Drummond) Armentrout – http://www.arrittfuneralhome.com

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Alexander Koch

by stlucas on January 10, 2018

Alexander Koch – The Hollywood Foreign Press Association and InStyle Miss Golden Globe 2014 Party – Arrivals – Fig & Olive Restaurant, 8490 Melrose Place – West Hollywood, CA, USA – Photo Credit: Andrew Evans / PR Photos 

Birth Name: Alexander John Koch

Place of Birth: Grosse Pointe Park, Michigan, U.S.

Date of Birth: February 24, 1988

Ethnicity:
*Lebanese, German, possibly other (father)
*Italian, 1/4 English (mother)

Alexander Koch is an American actor.

Alexander is the son of Joya Dean (Gravina) and Joseph William Koch. They are pictured here and here. His sisters are Ashleigh and Michelle.

Alexander has stated:

[My surname is of] German descent, but my background’s all mixed up: German, Lebanese, amongst other things. I’m a mutt, which is always the best.

Alexander’s maternal grandfather was the son of Leopold/Leopoldo Gravina and Angelina/Angeline DeFelice. Leopold was likely born in Italy. Angelina was also likely born in Italy, and was the daughter of Gaudiose DeFelice and Giovannina Corpolongo.

Alexander’s maternal grandmother was Evelyn Caroline Bonino (the daughter of John B. Bonino and Mary Ann/Anne Simm). Evelyn was born in Indiana. John was Italian. Ann was from England.

Source: Genealogy of Alexander Koch (focusing on his mother’s side) – http://www.geni.com

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Marc Scibilia

by Manila on December 23, 2017

Birth Name: Marc Antony Scibilia

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

Date of Birth: June 20, 1986

Ethnicity:
*Italian (father)
*Syrian Arab (maternal grandfather)
*Lebanese Arab (maternal grandmother)

Marc Scibilia is an American singer and songwriter.

His father, Robert Francis Scibilia, is of Italian descent. His mother, Jeannine A. (Sawma), is of Lebanese and Syrian descent.

Marc is married to Mindy Skelton.

Marc’s paternal grandfather was Anthony J. “Tony” Scibilia (the son of Francesco “Frank” Scibilia and Anna Antonuccio). Frank was an Italian emigrant, from Messina, Sicily, and was the son of Antonio “Anthony/Tony” Scibilia and Maria “Mary” Carilli. Anna was the daughter of Italian emigrants, Giuseppe “Joseph/Joe” Antonuccio and Antonina “Nancy” Bessina.

Marc’s paternal grandmother was Jeanette A. Desiderio (the daughter of Camillo Desiderio and Giustina Paolini). Camillo was an Italian emigrant, from Moscufo, Pescara, Abruzzo, and was the son of Antonio Desiderio and Filomena Di Clemente. Giustina was also an Italian emigrant, from Moscufo, and was the daughter of Nicola Paolini and Serafina Tebo.

Marc’s maternal grandfather was Tafe Joseph Sawma (the son of Moses Sawma and Kaffa Esmer). Moses and Kaffa were Syrian emigrants.

Marc’s maternal grandmother was Jeanette Aboujaoude (the daughter of Assad Aboujaoude and Saleme Koury). Jeanette was a Lebanese emigrant, from Brummana, Mount Lebanon.

Sources: Marc’s paternal grandfather, Anthony J. Scibilia, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

Marriage record of Marc’s paternal great-grandparents, Francesco Scibilia and Anna Antonuccio – https://www.familysearch.org

Marc’s paternal great-grandmother, Anna Antonuccio, on the 1910 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org

Obituary of Marc’s paternal grandmother, Jeanette A. (Desiderio) Scibilia – http://www.mjcoluccifuneralchapel.com

Marriage record of Marc’s paternal great-grandparents, Camillo Desiderio and Giustina Paolini – https://www.familysearch.org

Birth record of Marc’s paternal great-grandfather, Camillo Desiderio – http://www.antenati.san.beniculturali.it

Birth record of Marc’s paternal great-grandmother, Giustina Paolini – http://www.antenati.san.beniculturali.it

Marriage record of Marc’s maternal grandfather, Tafe Joseph Sawma, to Rose Ross – https://www.familysearch.org

Obituary of Marc’s maternal grandfather, Tafe Joseph Sawma – https://www.familysearch.org

Obituary of Marc’s maternal grandmother, Jeanette (Aboujaoude) Sawma – http://www.mjcoluccifuneralchapel.com

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