Native American

Ciara Renée

by Harriet on June 22, 2017

Ciara Renee – The CW Network’s 2015 Upfront – Arrivals – Photo Credit: PRN / PRPhotos.com

Birth Name: Ciara Renée Harper

Place of Birth: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, U.S

Date of Birth: October 19, 1990

Ethnicity: African-American, Caucasian, Indian and Native American

Family Background: She and her older brother were both raised by their single mother, who is Latina. She stated in an interview:

I always tell people, I’m black, white, Indian and Indian, because I’m Native American and Indian.

 

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Blu Hunt

by follers on June 6, 2017

Ethnicity: Native American, other

Blu Hunt is an American actress.

She has been cast Danielle Moonstar / Mirage in the film New Mutants (2018).

Danielle is a Native American character, and Blu has been described as being of part Native American descent.

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Nazanin Mandi

by wanderer on May 21, 2017

Birth Name: Nazanin Aliza Mandighomi

Place of Birth: Valencia, Los Angeles, California, United States

Date of Birth: September 11, 1986

Ethnicity: Persian, Mexican, Spanish, Native American

Nazanin Mandi is an American actress, singer, and model. She is the daughter of Ali Reza Mandighomi and Luz Cecilia Saenz.

Some sites state that she has Persian, Spanish, Mexican, and Native American ancestry. Her first name, Nazanin, is of Persian origin.

Photo by Prphotos

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Angelique Cabral

by stlucas on May 8, 2017

Birth Name: Angelique Nalawi Cabral

Place of Birth: Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.

Date of Birth: January 28, 1979

Ethnicity:
*Mexican, possibly Native American (father)
*English, French (mother)

Angelique Cabral is an American actress. She was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, and raised in Carmel Valley, California.

Angelique’s father is Mexican, and is also said to have Native American ancestry. Angelique’s mother is caucasian, and has English and French origins.

She has stated:

My dad is Mexican and my grandmother is Native American and they are proud to see me take on this role for many reasons. Mainly because it’s not the typical stereotypical part for a Latina. I feel like a lot of women, not just Latina women, but women in general will relate to her.

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

Photo by kathclick/Bigstock.com

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Kiiara

by Manila on May 7, 2017

Birth Name: Kiara Saulters

Place of Birth: Wilmington, Illinois, U.S.

Date of Birth: May 24, 1995

Ethnicity:
*Swedish, German, English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, remote Nansemond Native American (father)
*Irish (mother)

Kiiara is an American singer and songwriter.

She is the daughter of Jacqueline Ann “Jackie” Tulley and Scott R. Saulters.

Kiiara’s patrilineal ancestry can be traced back to her fifth great-grandfather, John Salter.

Kiiara’s paternal grandfather was Griffin Harrell Saulters (the son of Burford Burl Saulters and Lillie Mae Deen). Burl was the son of Colon Simon “Cele” Saulters and Mary Josephine “Josie” Bullock. Lillie was the daughter of Griffin Luther Deen and Emily Carraway.

Kiiara’s paternal grandmother was Dorothy May Olsen (the daughter of Ernest Raymond Olson, later Olsen, and of Olga A. Dratz). Ernest was the son of Swedish immigrants Johannes “John S.” Olsson, later Olson, and of Carolina Persdotter, later Peterson/Pearson Silfelt. Olga was of German descent, and was the daughter of Johann George Dratz and Emma H. Junge.

Kiiara’s maternal grandfather is Donald “Don” Tulley (the son of Edmund Joseph Tulley and Florence Marie Scott). Edmund was of Irish descent, was the son of Stephen Tulley and Ann Agnes Carey. Florence was also of Irish descent, was the daughter of John Francis Scott and Margaret C. Kennedy.

Kiiara’s maternal grandmother is Joan Therese Haley (the daughter of Francis E. Haley, Sr. and Mary A. Martin). Francis was of Irish descent, and was the son of Cornelius Francis “Frank” Haley and Mary Ann “May” Gallagher. Kiiara’s great-grandmother Mary was also of Irish descent, and was the daughter of Thomas Francis Martin and Rose McPartlin.

Kiiara’s matrilineal ancestry can be traced back to her fifth great-grandmother, Margaret (c. 1792, Ireland – December 21, 1869, Brooklyn, New York).

Sources: Genealogy of Kiiara’s father (focusing on his father’s side) – https://www.geni.com

Marriage record of Kiiara’s paternal great-grandparents, Ernest Raymond Olsen and Olga A. Dratz – https://familysearch.org

Birth record of Kiiara’s paternal great-grandmother, Olga A. Dratz – https://familysearch.org

Genealogies of Kiiara’s mother – https://www.geni.com
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com

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