Piedmontese

John Eales

by andrew on September 9, 2018

Birth name: John Anthony Eales

Place of Birth: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Date of Birth: 27 June, 1970

Ethnicity:
*English, possibly other (father)
*Italian (mother)

John Eales is an Australian rugby union player. He is the most successful captain in the history of Australian rugby, and has given his name to the John Eales Medal, annually awarded to the best Australian rugby union player.

John is the son of Rose (Garrone) and John “Jack” Eales. His middle name is after Saint Anthony of Padua. He stands at 200 cm (6 ft 7 in).

John’s maternal grandparents were Ernesto Garrone and Carolina Marcellina Imarisio. They were from Piedmont, in North-West Italy.

Sources: Information about John’s Italian ancestry – https://www.onrugby.it

Memorial of John’s maternal grandparents, Ernesto Garrone and Carolina Marcellina Imarisio – https://billiongraves.com

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Michael Avenatti

by follers on July 5, 2018

Birth Name: Michael John Avenatti

Place of Birth: Sacramento, California, United States

Date of Birth: February 16, 1971

Ethnicity:
*Italian (father)
*English, as well as distant Scots-Irish/Northern Irish and Swiss-German, remote Irish and Swedish-Finnish (mother)

Michael Avenatti is an American attorney, entrepreneur, and race car driver.

His father is of Italian descent. Michael has said that he speaks some Italian.

Michael’s paternal grandfather was John Avenatti (the son of Agostino Avenatti and Madelena Moietta). John was born in California, to parents from Bosconero, Città Metropolitana di Torino, Piemonte, Italy. Agostino was the son of Gio Domenico Avenatti and Margherita Grisolio. Madelena was the daughter of Dominico Moietta and Theresa Deleone.

Michael’s paternal grandmother was Katherine Poggilo/Dal Poggetto (the daughter of Angelo Poggetto and Carmelina Bobbio). Katherine was born in California, to Italian parents. She had roots in Lucca, Tuscany.

Michael’s maternal grandfather was Clarence Woodrow Wilson (the son of John Duke Wilson and Talitha Cumi/D. Howard). John was the son of Thomas Lafayette Wilson and Martha Ellen Ruble/Rubel. Talitha was the daughter of Lazarus/Lazerus Z./Tobe Howard and Damie Bea Ford.

Michael’s maternal grandmother was Francis Lula Watkins (the daughter of William Wesley Watkins and Mittie Prince/L. Thrasher). Francis was born in Texas. William was the son of John/D. H. Watkins and Jennie. Mittie was the daughter of Thomas C. Thrasher and Ruthie/Rutha Lula Parker.

Sources: https://www.corriere.it

Genealogies of Michael Avenatti – https://1.bp.blogspot.com
https://3.bp.blogspot.com

Genealogies of Michael’s paternal grandparents, John Avenatti and Katherine Poggilo/Dal Poggetto – https://www.findagrave.com

Genealogies of Michael’s maternal grandparents, Clarence Woodrow Wilson and Francis Lula Watkins – https://www.findagrave.com

Genealogy of Michael’s maternal grandfather, Clarence Woodrow Wilson – https://www.geni.com

Genealogy of Michael’s maternal great-grandmother, Talitha Cumi/D. Howard – https://wc.rootsweb.com

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Deanna Russo

by stlucas on June 3, 2018

Deanna Russo – nivio Celebrates the Announcement of Joining Microsoft’s WPC 2011 Expo in Beverly Hills on July 11, 2011 – Private Residence – Beverly Hills, CA, USA – Keywords: nivio, Microsoft, Cloud, Beverly Hills, WPC 2011 Expo Orientation: Portrait Face Count: 1 – False – Photo Credit: Keadrick D. Washington / PR Photos

Birth Name: Deanna Marie Russo

Place of Birth: New Jersey, U.S.

Date of Birth: October 17, 1979

Ethnicity: Italian

Deanna Russo is an American actress.

Deanna is the daughter of Diana I. Forzani and Edward “Ed” Russo. Deanna’s parents have Italian ancestry.

Deanna is married to actor Michael Daniel Cassidy, with whom she has a child.

Deanna’s maternal grandfather was Oscar J. Forzani (who likely was the son of Edward Forzani and Letizia). Oscar was born in Masserano, Piedmont region, Italy.

Deanna’s maternal grandmother was Edna L. Giachino (the daughter of Amedeo Giachino and Clara). Edna was born in New York, to parents from Italy. Amedeo was born in Ivrea, Piedmont region, Italy.

Sources: Marriage record of Deanna’s parents – http://www.familysearch.org

Obituary of Deanna’s maternal grandfather, Oscar J. Forzani – http://www.legacy.com

Obituary of Deanna’s maternal grandmother, Edna L. (Giachino) Forzani – http://www.legacy.com

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Mauricio Pochettino

by andrew on March 10, 2018

Birth Name: Mauricio Roberto Pochettino Trossero

Place of Birth: Murphy, Santa Fe, Argentina

Date of Birth: 2 March, 1972

Ethnicity: Argentinian [Italian, possibly other]

Mauricio Pochettino is an Argentine coach and footballer.

Mauricio is the son of Héctor Reynaldo Pochettino and Amalia Adela Trossero. Both his parents’ surnames are of Piedmontese origin, in North-West Italy.

Mauricio’s paternal great-great-grandfather was Michele Pochettino (the son of Matteo Pochettino and Virgilia/Virginia Fraire). Michele was born in Virle Piemonte, Province of Turin, Piedmont, Italy, and moved with his parents to Argentina in 1867, at three years old.

Source: https://medium.com

Photo by vverve/www.bigstockphoto.com/

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Kaiane Aldorino

by Manila on January 5, 2018

Birth Name: Kaiane Loise Aldorino

Place of Birth: Gibraltar

Date of Birth: 8 July, 1986

Ethnicity: Gibraltarian (Italian, Maltese, Spanish [Andalusian, Valencian], Catalan, Portuguese), 1/4 Austrian, distant French, Slovenian, and Irish

Kaiane Aldorino is a Gibraltarian politician and beauty pageant titleholder. She has served as the 16th Mayor of Gibraltar, since 5 April, 2017. She was crowned Miss Gibraltar 2009 and Miss World 2009.

Her father, Randal José Aldorino, works for the Ministry of Defence. Her mother, Elke (Czasch), is of half Austrian descent.

Mayor Aldorino is married to marine surveyor Aaron James Lopez, with whom she has a daughter.

Mayor Aldorino’s patrilineal ancestry can be traced back to her sixth great-grandfather, Giovanni Battista Arduino, of Loano, Savona, Italy.

Mayor Aldorino’s paternal grandfather was Luis Aldorino (the son of Manuel Aldorino and Rosa Rodríguez). Manuel was the son of José Aldorino and María Encarnación Alman. Rosa was the daughter of Manuel Rodríguez and María Avellano.

Mayor Aldorino’s paternal grandmother was María del Carmen Moya Espinosa (the daughter of parents surnamed Moya and Espinosa). Carmen was Spanish.

Mayor Aldorino’s maternal grandfather was named Erwin Czasch. Erwin was Austrian.

Mayor Aldorino’s maternal grandmother is Sonia Victory (the daughter of Elliott Victory and Mary Berllaque, born María Beryaque). Elliott was the son of Alberto (later Albert Edward) Victory and Giuseppa (later Josefina/Josephine) Panzavecchia, who was of Maltese, Irish, and Italian descent. Mary was the daughter of Juan Beryaque and Joaquina Barranco Díaz, who was Spanish, from Benalauría, Málaga.

Mayor Aldorino’s matrilineal ancestry can be traced back to her third great-grandmother, María Díaz.

Sources: http://www.dailymail.co.uk

Birth record of Kaiane Aldorino – https://www.familysearch.org

Marriage record of Mayor Aldorino’s parents – https://www.familysearch.org

Birth record of Mayor Aldorino’s father – https://www.familysearch.org

Marriage record of Mayor Aldorino’s paternal grandparents, Luis Aldorino and María del Carmen Moya Espinosa – https://www.familysearch.org

Genealogy of Mayor Aldorino’s paternal grandfather, Luis Aldorino – https://www.familysearch.org

Birth record of Mayor Aldorino’s paternal grandfather, Luis Aldorino – https://www.familysearch.org

Marriage records of Mayor Aldorino’s paternal great-grandparents, Manuel Aldorino and Rosa Rodríguez – https://www.familysearch.org (civil index)
https://www.familysearch.org (church copy)

Baptismal record of Mayor Aldorino’s paternal great-grandfather, Manuel Aldorino – https://www.familysearch.org

Marriage record of Mayor Aldorino’s paternal great-great-grandparents, José Aldorino and María Encarnación Alman – https://www.familysearch.org

Baptismal record of Mayor Aldorino’s paternal great-great-grandfather, José Aldorino – https://www.familysearch.org

Baptismal record of Mayor Aldorino’s paternal great-great-grandmother, María Encarnación Alman – https://www.familysearch.org

Birth record of Mayor Aldorino’s paternal great-grandmother, Rosa Rodríguez – https://www.familysearch.org

Baptismal record of Mayor Aldorino’s paternal great-grandmother, Rosa Rodríguez – https://www.familysearch.org

Marriage record of Mayor Aldorino’s paternal great-great-grandparents, Manuel Rodríguez and María Avellano – https://www.familysearch.org

Baptismal record of Mayor Aldorino’s paternal great-great-grandfather, Manuel Rodríguez – https://familysearch.org

Birth record of Mayor Aldorino’s paternal great-great-grandmother, María Avellano – https://www.familysearch.org

Baptismal record of Mayor Aldorino’s paternal great-great-grandmother, María Avellano – https://www.familysearch.org

Birth record of Mayor Aldorino’s mother – https://www.familysearch.org

Marriage record of Mayor Aldorino’s maternal grandparents, Erwin Czasch and Sonia Victory – https://www.familysearch.org

Birth record of Mayor Aldorino’s maternal grandmother, Sonia Victory – https://www.familysearch.org

Genealogy of Mayor Aldorino’s maternal great-grandfather, Elliott Victory – https://www.familysearch.org

Birth record of Mayor Aldorino’s maternal great-grandfather, Elliott Victory – https://www.familysearch.org

Birth records of Mayor Aldorino’s maternal great-great-grandfather, Alberto Victory – https://www.familysearch.org (index)
https://www.familysearch.org (register)

Marriage record of Mayor Aldorino’s maternal great-great-grandparents, Albert Edward Victory and Josefina Panzavecchia – https://www.familysearch.org

Genealogy of Mayor Aldorino’s maternal great-grandmother, Mary Berllaque – https://www.familysearch.org

Birth record of Mayor Aldorino’s maternal great-grandmother, María Beryaque – https://www.familysearch.org

Marriage record of Mayor Aldorino’s maternal great-great-grandparents, Juan Berllaque and Joaquina Barranco Díaz – https://www.familysearch.org

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