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Charlie Heaton

by follers on April 24, 2017

Birth Name: Charlie Ross Heaton

Place of Birth: Leeds, Yorkshire, England, U.K.

Date of Birth: 6 February, 1994

Ethnicity: English, as well as 1/16th Norwegian

Charlie Heaton is an English actor and musician.

Charlie’s maternal grandfather is the son of Charles Frederick Lowe and Mary May Hansen. Mary May was the daughter of Emil Olai Hansen and Mary Jane Hanson; Emil was born in Skotnes, Buksnes, Norway, the son of Lauritz Magnus Olai Hansen and Oluffa Olsdatter.

Source: Genealogy of Charlie Heaton (focusing on his mother’s side) – https://www.geni.com

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Alisha Boe

by madman on April 23, 2017

Place of Birth: Oslo, Norway

Date of Birth: March 6, 1997

Ethnicity:
*Somali (father)
*Norwegian (mother)

Alisha Boe is a Norwegian actress. Her mother is Norwegian and her father is Somali. She moved to Los Angeles, California, with her mother in 2004.

Source: http://www.nerdprobs.com/

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Patrick Flueger

by stlucas on April 21, 2017

Birth Name: Patrick John Flueger

Place of Birth: Red Wing, Goodhue, Minnesota, United States

Date of Birth: December 10, 1983

Ethnicity: English, German, Swedish, Norwegian, Irish, possibly other

Patrick Flueger is an American actor.

Patrick is the son of Kimberly “Kim” Dale (Johnson) and Kevin Charles “KC” Flueger. He has two siblings, Alison and Kevin.

Patrick’s father has German, English, Swedish, Norwegian, and Irish ancestry. Patrick’s mother is of half Norwegian, and possibly English, descent.

Patrick’s paternal grandfather was John Barney Flueger (the son of Barney John Flueger and Gertrude Harriet Brown). Patrick’s great-grandfather Barney was the son of Johannes Pfluger and Agnes Denzer, who was from Germany. Gertrude was the daughter of John E. Brown and Elizabeth Monroe.

Patrick’s paternal grandmother was Elaine Margaret Nugent (the daughter of James Leo Nugent and Francis M. Anderson). James was the son of Michael Nugent and Mary A. Riley. Francis was born in Wisconsin, the daughter of Adolph Anderson, who was Swedish, and of Mary Glem, who was Norwegian.

Patrick’s maternal grandfather was Dale Adrian Johnson (the son of Otis Gerhard Johnson and Olive Regina Lura). Otis was the son of Elias G. Johnson and Kristina/Christina Mikkelson, who were born in Minnesota, to parents from Norway. Olive was born in Minnesota, also to Norwegian parents.

Patrick’s maternal grandmother was Valoris/Valores “Lori” Nadine Leland.

Sources: Obituary of Patrick’s paternal grandfather, John Barney Flueger – http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com

Genealogy of Patrick’s paternal great-grandfather, Barney John Flueger – https://www.findagrave.com

Genealogy of Patrick’s paternal grandmother, Elaine Margaret Nugent – https://www.findagrave.com

Genealogy of Patrick’s maternal grandfather, Dale Adrian Johnson – https://www.ancestry.com

Obituary of Patrick’s maternal grandfather, Dale Adrian Johnson – http://www.republican-eagle.com

Patrick’s maternal great-great-grandparents, Elias G. Johnson and Kristina/Christina Mikkelson, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

Patrick’s maternal great-grandmother, Olive Regina Lura, on the 1910 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

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Mariana Klaveno

by stlucas on April 19, 2017

Birth Name: Mariana E. Kleweno

Place of Birth: Endicott, Washington, U.S.

Date of Birth: October 25, 1979

Ethnicity:
*German [including Volga German] (father)
*Norwegian, English, possibly other (mother)

Mariana Klaveno is an American actress.

Mariana is the daughter of Daryl S. (Evans) and Patrick J. Kleweno. Her stage name “Klaveno” is a modification of her actual surname, “Kleweno”.

Mariana’s father has German ancestry. Mariana’s mother has ? ancestry.

Mariana’s paternal grandfather was Melvin Lawrence Kleweno. His parents were George Christian Kleweno and Alma/Alvina M. Rischmiller/Rischmueller (the daughter of August Rischmiller and Maria Meier Wehmeir). George was born in Kansas, to ethnic German parents from Russia, whose ancestors moved, c. 1766, from nearby Vogelsberg, Hesse, Germany, to the Volga region of Russia (Saratov, Russia). Alma was born in Minnesota, to parents from Germany.

Mariana’s paternal grandmother was Anna Rebecca Lust. Her parents were John Lust (the son of John Philip Lust and Elisabeth Schmick) and Julia Scheuerman. John and Julia were also ethnic Germans born in Russia, whose ancestors moved, c. 1766, from nearby Vogelsberg, Hesse, Germany, to the Volga region of Russia (Saratov, Russia).

Mariana’s maternal grandparents were Lawrence J. Evans and Marjorie M. Hisken. Marjorie’s parents were Perry C. Hisken (the son of Charles C. Hisken and Rignie) and Mabel Harris (the daughter of J. Nelson Harris and Alice Augusta Tisdale). J. Nelson’s parents were Hiram Harris and Martha Wilkinson. Alice’s parents were Edward Tisdale and Amanda Ripley.

Perry was born in Illinois, to parents from Norway. Mabel was from New York, of English descent.

Sources: http://www.spokesman.com

Mariana’s paternal grandfather, Melvin Lawrence Kleweno, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

Obituary of Mariana’s paternal grandmother, Anna Rebecca (Lust) Kleweno – http://lmtribune.com

Obituary of Mariana’s paternal great-grandfather, John Lust – https://findagrave.com

Information about the “Kleweno” and “Lust” families – https://rdscheuerman.files.wordpress.com

Obituary of Mariana’s maternal grandmother, Marjorie M. (Hisken) Evans – http://www.legacy.com

Mariana’s maternal great-grandfather, Perry C. Hisken, on the 1900 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

Genealogy of Mariana’s maternal great-great-great-grandfather, Edward Tisdale – https://www.ancestry.com

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JOWST

by Manila on April 11, 2017

Birth Name: Joakim With Steen

Place of Birth: Trondheim, Norway

Date of Birth: 26 June, 1989

Ethnicity: Norwegian

JOWST is a Norwegian music producer and songwriter. He will represent Norway, alongside singer Alexander Walmann, in the Eurovision Song Contest 2017.

He is the son of Pål Richard With and Sølvi Helen Anette Steen.

JOWST’s paternal grandparents are ? With and Karin Wold.

JOWST’s maternal grandfather was Harald Lorang Steen (the son of Håkon Øystein Steen and Laura Johanne Rønnåbakk). Håkon was the son of Sten Albert Steen and Petra Margrete Albertine Jakobsdatter Kysknes. Laura was the daughter of Ingvald Fridtjof Rønnåbakk and Josefine Emilie Jensdatter Mellom-Sandnes.

JOWST’s maternal grandmother is Signy Andrea Sørøy (the daughter of Albert Frithjof Andreasen Sørøy and Anette Hansine Pedersen). Albert was the son of Andreas Martinus Larsen Havstein, later Sørøy, and of Sella Antonette Helmine Nilsdatter Havstein. Anette was the daughter of Jacob Fredrik Pedersen Titternes and Anna Eline Mørk Hansdatter Hjartland.

JOWST’s matrilineal ancestry can be traced back to his eleventh great-grandmother, Maren Thorsdatter.

Sources: http://www.vg.no

Genealogy of JOWST’s mother – https://www.geni.com

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