Michael Godere

by stlucas on July 1, 2018

Michael Godere – 2009 CineVegas Film Festival – “Easier With Practice” Premiere – Arrivals – Brenden Theatres at the Palms Hotel and Casino – Las Vegas, NV, USA – Keywords: – 0 – – Photo Credit: PRN / PR Photos

Birth Name: Michael John Goduti

Place of Birth: New Haven, Connecticut, U.S.

Date of Birth: March 12, 1976

*Italian (father)
*Portuguese (mother)

Michael Godere is an American actor.

Michael is the son of Rosemarie (Mendes) and Philip Anthony Goduti, Sr. His father was of Italian descent. His mother was of Portuguese descent.

Michael’s paternal grandfather was Renato Goduti (the son of Filippo Goduti and Maria Faziolio). Renato was born in Massachusetts. Filippo was born in Montefalcone, Benevento, Campania, Italy, the son of Carminio Goduti and Carmela Palazzi. Maria was born in Campobasso, Molise, Italy, the daughter of Giuseppe Faziolio and Lucia Pasquarello.

Michael’s paternal grandmother was Anna Ursini (the daughter of Giacomo Ursini and Carmela). Anna was born in Italy.

Michael’s maternal grandparents were John Mendes and Rose.

Source: Obituary of Michael’s father – http://www.legacy.com



by andrew on June 24, 2018

Birth Name: Alisson Ramses Becker

Place of Birth: Novo Hamburgo, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

Date of Birth: 2 October, 1992

Ethnicity: Brazilian [German, Portuguese, possibly other]

Alisson is a Brazilian professional footballer. He plays as goalkeeper for the Brazil national football team.

Alisson is the son of José Agostinho Becker and Magali Lino de Souza. His brother, Muriel Gustavo Becker, also plays as goalkeeper.

Photo by Celso Pupo/www.bigstockphoto.com/


Robert Capron

by stlucas on June 19, 2018

Robert Capron – “Frankenweenie” Los Angeles Premiere – Arrivals – El Capitan Theatre – Hollywood, CA, USA – Keywords: Orientation: Portrait Face Count: 1 – False – Photo Credit: Izumi Hasegawa / PR Photos

Birth Name: Robert B. Capron, Jr.

Place of Birth: Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.

Date of Birth: July 8, 1998

Ethnicity: French-Canadian, smaller amounts of Irish and English, 1/8th Portuguese

Robert Capron is an American actor, voice artist, film producer, film director, and comedian.

Robert is the son of Kaye and Robert Wayne “Bob” Capron, Sr.

Robert’s paternal grandfather was John Francis Capron, Jr. (the son of John Francis Capron and Lottie/Lota Lambert). Robert’s great-grandfather John was the son of John Farill Capron and Mercy A. Levalley. Lottie was the daughter of Frank W. Lambert and Margaret/Maggie A. Hart, who was English.

Robert’s paternal grandmother was Cecile M. Carvalho (the daughter of John Carvalho and Flora/Florida Marie Roch). John was born in Portugal. Flora was born in Rhode Island, to French-Canadian parents, Mose/Moïse Roch and Élisabeth “Lizzie” Coutu, from Québec.

Robert’s maternal grandmother is Monique R. Petrin (the daughter of Fernand Petrin and Therese Daneault). Fernand was the son of Joseph Petrin, who was French-Canadian, and of Emma Benoit, whose parents were French-Canadian. Therese was the daughter of Joseph Etienne Daneault and Marie Eliza Zulema Lusignan.

Sources: Obituary of Robert’s paternal grandfather, John Francis Capron, Jr. – http://www.gortonmenardfuneralhome.com

Obituary of Robert’s paternal grandmother, Cecile M. (Carvalho) Capron – http://www.gortonmenardfuneralhome.com


Iván Duque Márquez

by Manila on June 18, 2018

Place of Birth: Bogotá, Colombia

Date of Birth: 1 August, 1976

Ethnicity: Colombian (Spanish [Andalusian, Asturian, Canary Islander, Cantabrian, Castilian, Extremaduran, Leonese], Basque, Catalan, Galician, as well as small amount of African, and Indigenous [Muisca and Tahamí]), as well as remote French, Indigenous Ecuadorian [Quechua], Italian [including Sicilian], and Portuguese

Iván Duque Márquez is a Colombian lawyer and politician. He has been President of Colombia, since 7 August, 2018. He was previously a member of the Senate of Colombia, from 20 July, 2014 to 10 April, 2018.

His mother, Juliana Márquez Tono, is a political scientist. His father, Iván Duque Escobar, was a lawyer, journalist, and politician, who was governor of Antioquia, Minister of Mines and Energy, and head of the National Registry of Civil Status.

President Duque is married to María Juliana “Maju” Ruiz Sandoval, with whom he has three children.

President Duque’s paternal grandfather was Abdón Duque Villegas (the son of Genaro Duque Monsalve and Ana Rosa Villegas Celis). Genaro was the son of Abdón Duque and Rosa Monsalve Gómez. Ana Rosa was the daughter of Juan Nepomuceno Villegas Ramírez and Paulina Celis Montoya.

President Duque’s paternal grandmother was Carolina Escobar Sanín (the daughter of Ricardo Escobar Jaramillo and Eva Sanín Arango). Ricardo was the son of Daniel Escobar Ruiz and Mercedes Jaramillo Álvarez. Eva was the daughter of Ricardo Sanín Cambas and Beatriz Arango Cadavid.

President Duque’s maternal grandfather was Hernando Márquez Arbeláez (the son of Adolfo Márquez Villegas and María Arbeláez Vélez). Hernando was born in Ibagué, Tolima. Adolfo was the son of Ancízar Márquez Ceballos and María Dolores Faustina Villegas González. President Duque’s great-grandmother María was the daughter of Jesús Arbeláez Echeverri and Inés Vélez Upegui.

President Duque’s maternal grandmother was Stella Tono Caicedo (the daughter of Antonio Tono de la Espriella and María de la Luz Caicedo Buenaventura). Stella was born in Cartagena, Bolívar. Antonio was the son of Augusto Tono Macía and Rosa de la Espriella Abadía. Luz was the daughter of Gentil Caicedo Montealegre and Ana Joaquina de Jesús Buenaventura Durán.

President Duque’s matrilineal ancestry can be traced back to his fourth great-grandmother, Lucrecia Galindo.

Sources: Genealogies of Iván Duque Márquez https://www.geni.com


Gilberto Silva

by stlucas on June 15, 2018

Gilberto Silva (Brazil) – 2010 Soccer – 2010 FIFA World Cup – Brazil vs Korea (2-1) – June 15, 2010 – Ellis Park Stadium – Johannesburg, South Africa – Keywords: Orientation: Portrait Face Count: 1 – 0 – Photo Credit: Insidefoto / PR Photos 

Birth Name: Gilberto Aparecido da Silva

Place of Birth: Lagoa da Prata, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Date of Birth: 7 October, 1976

Ethnicity: Brazilian [Portuguese, African, Indigenous, possibly other]

Gilberto Silva is a Brazilian professional soccer player.

Gilberto is the son of Maria Izabel and Nísio/Nízio da Silva.

A MyHeritage DNA test whose results were displayed on Youtube stated that Gilberto’s genetic ancestry includes:

*32.6% African
——–*19.4% Nigerian
——–*10.6% Kenyan
——–*2.6% Central African
*31.7% European
——–*16.3% South European
————*16.1% Iberian
——–*10.9% North and West European
————*5.9% Irish, Scottish, and Welsh
————*5.0% Scandinavian
——–*3.1% East European
——–*1.4% Ashkenazi Jewish
*18.2% American
——–*17.0% Central American
——–*1.2% Indigenous Amazonian
*2.4% Middle Eastern

Gilberto’s maternal grandfather is Osmar Celestino Duarte (the son of Antonio Celestino Duarte and Ana Celestina de Jesus). Osmar was born in Itaúna, Minas Gerais, Brazil.

Gilberto’s maternal grandmother is Helena Maria De Souza (the daughter of Antonio Bento de Souza and Cristina Umbelina de Jesus). Helena was born in Itaúna, Minas Gerais, Brazil.

Source: Information about Gilberto’s DNA results – https://footballdna.myheritage.com