Jes Macallan

by stlucas on March 21, 2018

Jes Macallan – 2014 ABC Disney Winter TCA Press Tour – Langham Hotel – Pasadena, CA, USA – Photo Credit: Andrew Evans / PR Photos 

Birth Name: Jessica Lee Liszewski

Place of Birth: Sarasota, Florida, U.S.

Date of Birth: August 9, 1982

*Polish (paternal grandfather)
*Italian (paternal grandmother)
*Irish, Slovak, English, Lithuanian (mother)

Jes Macallan is an American actress.

Jes is the daughter of Theresa Marie “Terry” (Feheley) and Kenneth S. “Ken” Liszewski.

Jes’ paternal grandfather was Walter Theodore Liszewski, Jr. (the son of Walter Theodore Liszewski, Sr. and Josephine Bronakowska). Jes’ grandfather Walter was born in Pennsylvania, to parents from Poland.

Jes’ paternal grandmother was Bianca Rose Rogliano (the daughter of Pasquale Rogliano and Evelyn Mieda). Bianca was born in Pennsylvania, to parents from Italy.

Jes’ maternal grandfather was Patrick Joseph “Pat” Feheley (the son of Edward J. “Ed” Feheley and Irene T. Maxian). Jes’ great-grandfather Edward was the son of Edward M. Feheley, who had Irish ancestry, and of Katherine/Catherine O’Hara, whose own mother was Irish. Irene was the daughter of Michael J. Maxian, who was born in Sekule, Austria-Hungary (now Slovakia), and of Eva Blaska/Blasck/Blazek, who was also from Austria-Hungary.

Jes’ maternal grandmother is Margaret Latonick (the daughter of Joseph William Latonick and Ellen/Evelyn Elizabeth Fiske). Joseph was the son of William J. Latonick, who was from Lithuania, and of Catherine E. Laskowski/Bunitis, whose parents were Lithuanian. Ellen was the daughter of Miles Byron Fiske/Fisk and Margaret/Margarett Caroline “Carry” Ellis.

Sources: Divorce record  of Jes’ parents – http://www.familysearch.org

Obituary of Jes’ paternal grandfather, Walter Theodore Liszewski, Jr. – http://www.brettfuneralhome.com

Obituary of Jes’ paternal grandmother, Bianca Rose Rogliano – http://obittree.com

Genealogy of Jes’ maternal great-grandmother, Ellen Evelyn (Fiske) Shores Latonick – http://www.familysearch.org

Obituary of Jes’ maternal great-grandmother, Ellen Evelyn (Fiske) Shores Latonick – https://www.findagrave.com


Nathaniel Rateliff

by stlucas on March 20, 2018

Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats – 2017 Barclaycard British Summer Time Hyde Park – Day 7 – Hyde Park – London, UK – Photo Credit: Landmark / PR Photos

Birth Name: Nathaniel David Rateliff

Place of Birth: St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.

Date of Birth: October 7, 1978

Ethnicity: Polish (paternal grandmother), English, possibly other

Nathaniel Rateliff is an American singer and songwriter.

Nathaniel is the son of Sandra Ann “Sandy” Tucker and Cecil C. “Bud” Rateliff.

Nathaniel’s paternal grandfather was named Alfred Arthur Rateliff.

Nathaniel’s paternal grandmother was Shirley M. Rybacki (the daughter of Edmund/Edmond Rybacki and Irene F. Narzonski). Edmund was the son of Mathew C. Rybacki, who was born in either Germany or Poland, and of Weronika/Veronika Alicz, whose parents were Polish. Irene was born in Missouri, and was of Polish descent.

Sources: Obituary of Nathaniel’s father – http://www.findagrave.com


Conor Oberst

by stlucas on March 20, 2018

Conor Oberst – Haven Festival 2017 Day 1, Copenhagen – August 11, 2017 – Refshaleoen – Copenhagen, Denmark – Keywords: Orientation: Landscape – – Photo Credit: Valeria Magri / PRPhotos.com

Birth Name: Conor Mullen Oberst

Place of Birth: Omaha, Nebraska, U.S.

Date of Birth: February 15, 1980

Ethnicity: Irish, English, German, Austrian, 1/8th Polish

Conor Oberst is an American singer and songwriter. He is the founder of indie rock band Bright Eyes.

Conor is the son of Nancy (Mullen) and Matthew Ryan Oberst, Sr. He is the sibling of Justin and Matthew, who was a musician and teacher. Conor is married to Corina Figueroa Escamilla.

Conor’s paternal grandfather was Byron Bay Oberst (the son of Martin Oberst and Belle Howe). Martin was born in Strasburg, Germany. Belle was born in Virginia.

Conor’s paternal grandmother was Mary Catherine Nadolny (the daughter of Joseph Nadolny and Eva Mulvihill). Joseph was born in Poland. Eva was the daughter of Joseph J. Mulvihill and Mary Ann Kenny, whose father was Irish and whose mother was the daughter of Irish parents.

Conor’s maternal grandfather was Maurice Patrick “Moon” Mullen (the son of Charles M. “Chase” Mullen and Catherine/Katherine C. Ryan). Charles was the son of Peter Mullen and Ellen M. Back. Catherine was the daughter of Edmund Ryan and Mary Johnson.

Conor’s maternal grandmother was Doris Jean “Joy” Johnson (the daughter of Raymond Sumpter Johnson and Mary Lenora Eppenbach). Raymond was the son of John F. Johnson and Nellie. Mary Lenora was the daughter of Frank Eppenbach, whose parents were German and Austrian, and of Mattie Lenora Stanton.

Sources: Genealogy of Conor Oberst (focusing on his father’s side) – http://www.ancestry.com

Obituary of Conor’s paternal grandmother, Mary Catherine (Nadolny) Oberst – http://catholicvoiceomaha.com

Genealogy of Conor’s maternal grandmother, Doris Jean “Joy” (Johnson) Mullen – http://www.findagrave.com


Kato Kaelin

by stlucas on March 15, 2018

Kato Kaelin – Viva Glam Magazine November 2012 Issue Launch at the W Hotel in Hollywood on October 29, 2012 – Station Hollywood at the W Hotel – Hollywood, CA, USA – Keywords: Orientation: Portrait Face Count: 1 – False – Photo Credit: Glenn Francis / PRPhotos.com

Birth Name: Brian Gerard Kaelin

Place of Birth: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.

Date of Birth: March 9, 1959

*Swiss-German, Swiss-French, English, possibly Dutch (father)
*Polish (mother)

Kato Kaelin is an American actor, radio personality, and television personality.

Kato is the son of Isabelle Mary “Izzy” (Adamczyk) and Adelrich J. “Al” Kaelin. Kato’s father was of Swiss-German, Swiss-French, English, and possibly Dutch, descent. Kato’s mother was of Polish ancestry. Kato has a daughter with his former wife, Cynthia Coulter.

Kato’s paternal grandfather was Adelrich Kaelin (the son of Franz/Frank Kaelin and Caroline Ochcner). Adelrich was born in Switzerland.

Kato’s paternal grandmother was Anita P. Doutaz (the daughter of Theodore Edward “Theo” Doutaz/Dautaz and Margaret Shrewberry/Schrewsbery). Theodore was the son of Henry Marion Joseph Doutaz, who was Swiss, and of Mary Elizabeth Hoagland/Hoglan.

Kato’s maternal grandparents were Anton K. Adamczyk and Mary. Anton and Mary were born in Poland.

Source: Obituary of Kato’s mother – http://www.legacy.com


Gracie Dzienny

by stlucas on March 15, 2018

11/17/2012 – Gracie Dzienny – 2012 Halo Awards – Arrivals – Hollywood Palladium, 6215 West Sunset Boulevard – Hollywood, CA, USA – Keywords: 2012 TeenNick HALO Awards – Arrivals Orientation: Portrait Face Count: 1 – False – Photo Credit: Andrew Evans / PR Photos

Place of Birth: Toledo, Ohio, U.S.

Date of Birth: August 26, 1995

Ethnicity: Polish (paternal grandfather), French-Canadian, Hungarian, Northern Irish, German, English

Gracie Dzienny is an American actress.

Gracie is the daughter of Tara and Michael “Mike” Dzienny.

Gracie’s paternal grandfather was Arnold S. Dzienny (the son of Stanley Dzienny and Helen Jazwiecki). Stanley was born in Poland, the son of Andrew Dzienny and Pelagia Wroblewski. Helen was born in Ohio, of Polish descent.

Gracie’s paternal grandmother was Ann M. Cousino (the daughter of Dennis Cousino and Isabell M. Bubenko). Dennis was the son of Lawrence C. Cousino and Julia E. Scofield. Isabell was the daughter of Hungarian parents, Matthew/Matthars Bubenko and Elizabeth Kustarau.

Gracie’s maternal grandfather was Donald E. Anderson (the son of Harold Anderson and Margaret). Harold’s father was from Northern Ireland. Margaret was born in Ohio.

Gracie’s maternal grandmother is named Una W. Stiebler.

Sources: Obituary of Gracie’s paternal great-grandmother, Isabell M. (Bubenko) Cousino – http://www.legacy.com

Obituary of Gracie’s maternal grandfather, Donald E. Anderson – http://www.legacy.com