Adrian Gonzalez

by bearboy on March 22, 2017

Birth Name: Adrián Sabin Gonzalez

Place of Birth: San Diego, California, United States

Date of Birth: May 8, 1982

Ethnicity: Mexican

Adrian Gonzalez is a Mexican-American professional baseball first baseman for the Los Angeles Dodgers of Major League Baseball (MLB).

Adrian Gonzalez’s parents are Alba and David Gonzalez who were both born in Mexico.


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Paloma Jimenez

by madman on March 18, 2017

Birth Name: Karla Paloma Jiménez Denagustin

Place of Birth: Acapulco, Guerrero, Mexico

Date of Birth: August 22, 1983

Ethnicity: Mexican

Paloma Jimenez is a Mexican model. She has three children with her partner, actor Vin Diesel.

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Teresa Castillo

by stlucas on March 15, 2017

Birth Name: Teresa Ruth Castillo

Place of Birth: Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, United States

Date of Birth: October 14, 1983

Ethnicity: Mexican, Spanish, Chinese

Teresa Castillo is an American actress. She was born in Long Beach, California, the daughter of Nelly G. (Aguilar) and Luis Castillo.

Teresa has stated on Twitter that she is of Mexican, Spanish, and Chinese descent.

Teresa’s mother is pictured here.


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Nailea Norvind

by stlucas on March 3, 2017

Place of Birth: Mexico City, Mexico

Date of Birth: February 16, 1970

*Dutch (father)
*Russian (maternal grandfather)
*Norwegian, Finnish, French, German (maternal grandmother)

Nailea Norvind is a Mexican theatre, television, and film actress.

She was born in Mexico City, Mexico. Nailea’s mother, writer, documentary producer, director, and actress Eva Norvind (born Eva Johanne Chegodayeva Sakonsky), was originally from Trondheim, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway, and was raised in Norway and France. She later moved to Canada and New York City, U.S., at the age of eighteen.

Nailea has two daughters, Tessa, an actress, and Naian Gonzalez Norvind, an actress and violinist.

Nailea’s father, whom she never met, is said to be Dutch.

Nailea’s maternal grandfather was Paul Vernstad (born Paul Pavel Alekseevich Chegodaev/Chegodayev Sakonsky). Paul was a Russian Prince, originally from Kazan, Tatarstan, Russia, who moved to Norway as a refugee.

Nailea’s maternal grandmother was Johanna Kajanus (the daughter of Johannes Kajanus and Eugenie de Ribert). Nailea’s great-grandfather Johannes was the son of Robert Georg Kajanus, a composer, who was born in Helsinki, Finland, and of Johanna Müller, who was Norwegian, and had German and Norwegian ancestry. Eugenie was the daughter of Eugène de Ribert, who had French ancestry, and of Valborg Holmsen, whose parents were Norwegian.


Genealogy of Nailea Norvind (focusing on her mother’s side) –

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Reginald Arvizu

by madman on February 23, 2017

Birth Name: Reginald Arvizu

Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States

Date of Birth: November 2, 1969

*Mexican (father)
*French-Canadian, English (mother)

Reginald Arvizu, also known as Fieldy, is an American musician. He is the bassist of the metal band Korn.

Reginald is the son of Sheri L. (Picard) and Reginald Arvizu.

Reginald’s paternal grandparents were Reginald Arvizu (the son of Julian L. Arvizu and Mary Romero) and Louise Ybarra (the daughter of Ynocente Ybarra and Ruth Contreras). Julian and Mary were both born in California, to Mexican parents. Ynocente and Ruth were Mexican immigrants.

Reginald’s maternal grandfather was Roy Joseph Picard (the son of Albert Joseph Picard and Marie Yvonne Lavigne). Albert was born in Michigan, to French-Canadian parents, Joseph Picard and Olivine Cossette. Marie was the daughter of Dolphis Lavigne, who was French-Canadian, and Alphonsine Cloutier, whose parents were French-Canadian.

Reginald’s maternal grandmother was Joyce Ann Noble (the daughter of Frank Dewey Noble and Marie Alice Stephens). Frank was the son of L. Noble and Margaret Park/Parker. Marie was the daughter of John M. Stephens and Lorena.

Sources: Marriage record of Reginald’s paternal grandparents –

Reginald’s paternal grandfather, Reginald Arvizu, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

Reginald’s paternal grandmother, Louise Ybarra, on the 1940 U.S. Census –

Marriage record of Reginald’s maternal grandparents –

Marriage record of Reginald’s great-grandparents –

Marriage record of Reginald’s great-grandparents –

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