Giselle Itié

by stlucas on May 21, 2018

Giselle Itie – “The Expendables” World Premiere – Arrivals – Grauman’s Chinese Theatre – Los Angeles, CA, USA – Keywords: Orientation: Portrait Face Count: 1 – False – Photo Credit: Tommaso Boddi / PR Photos

Birth Name: Giselle Itié Ramos

Place of Birth: Mexico City, Mexico

Date of Birth: October 3, 1981

*Mexican [Spanish, possibly other] (father)
*Brazilian [Portuguese, possibly other] (mother)

Giselle Itié is a Mexican and Brazilian actress and model.

Giselle is the daughter of Sandra Lúcia Magalhães Ramos and Fernando Itié. Her father is Mexican. Her mother is from Brazil. She moved to Brazil with her family as a child.

Giselle’s maternal grandmother is named América Pinheiro Magalhães.

One of Giselle’s great-grandmothers was named Amália.

Giselle is pictured with her parents here.



Amanda Fuller

by stlucas on February 9, 2018

Birth Name: Amanda Marie Fuller

Place of Birth: Sacramento, California, United States

Date of Birth: August 27, 1984

Ethnicity: English, French, German, Mexican

Amanda Fuller is an American actress.

Amanda is the daughter of Jeanette Marie (Legoullon) and Robert S. Fuller. Amanda’s mother has English, French, German, and Mexican ancestry.

Amanda’s maternal grandfather was Howard Harvey Legoullon (the son of Lamartine Clair Legoullon/Le Goullon and Bertha Alice Remer). Lamartine was the son of Frances A. Legoullon and Marie Bauer, who was born in Germany. Bertha was the daughter of John W. Remer and Clara I.

Amanda’s maternal grandmother was Anita Marie/Maria “Ann” Bernal (the daughter of Antonio Andre/Andres/Andress Bernal and Geraldine Campbell). Antonio was the son of Ygnacio Bernal, whose ancestors were Mexican, and of Jesus/Jesusita Petrone/Patron, who was Mexican herself.

Sources: Birth record of Amanda Fuller –

Birth record of Amanda’s mother –

Marriage record of Amanda’s parents –

Birth record of Amanda’s maternal grandfather, Howard Harvey Legoullon –

Genealogy of Amanda’s maternal grandmother, Anita Marie/Maria “Ann” Bernal –

Obituary of Amanda’s maternal grandmother, Anita Marie/Maria “Ann” Bernal –

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Ricardo Antonio Chavira

by stlucas on August 25, 2017

Place of Birth: Austin, Travis, Texas, U.S.

Date of Birth: September 1, 1971

*Mexican (father)
*German, Irish (mother)

Ricardo Antonio Chavira is an American actor.

Ricardo is the son of Elizabeth Marguerite (Ries) and Juan Antonio Chavira, who is a judge from Bexar County, Texas. Ricardo’s father has Mexican roots. Ricardo’s mother is said to have had German and Irish ancestry.

Ricardo’s paternal grandparents were Arturo V. Chavira and Maria Castro.


Birth record of Ricardo Antonio Chavira –

Birth record of Ricardo’s father, Juan Antonio Chavira –

Marriage record of Ricardo’s parents, Juan Antonio Chavira nad Elizabeth Marguerite Ries –

Divorce record of Ricardo’s parents, Juan Antonio Chavira and Elizabeth Marguerite Ries –

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Nicholas Gonzalez

by stlucas on August 24, 2017

Birth Name: Nicholas Edward Gonzalez

Place of Birth: San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, U.S.

Date of Birth: January 3, 1976

Ethnicity: Mexican

Nicholas Gonzalez is an American actor.

Nicholas is the son of Sylvia Ann (Sanchez) and John Joseph Gonzalez. Nicholas’s parents have Mexican roots.

Nicholas’ paternal grandfather was Victor Manuel Gonzalez.

Nicholas’ paternal grandmother was Maria Obdulia Velarde (the daughter of Pedro Velarde and Julia Dominguez). Pedro was born in Texas, to parents from Mexico. Julia was from Mexico.

Nicholas’ maternal grandfather was Casimiro Ayala Sanchez/Sanches, the son of Benito “Ben” Sanchez/Sanches and Erminia “Minnie”.

Nicholas’ maternal grandmother was Carmen Rodriguez.

Sources: Birth record of Nicholas Gonzalez –

Birth record of Nicholas’ father, John Joseph Gonzalez –

Birth record of Nicholas’ mother, Sylvia Ann Sanchez –

Marriage record of Nicholas’ parents, John Joseph Gonzalez and Sylvia Ann Sanchez –

Birth record of Nicholas’ paternal grandmother, Maria Obdulia Velarde –

Nicholas’ maternal grandfather, Casimiro Ayala Sanchez/Sanches, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

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Mariee Sioux

by bablah on August 23, 2017

Birth Name: Marie Sioux Sobonya

Place of Birth: Humboldt, California, United States

Date of Birth: February 4, 1985

*Hungarian, Polish, Croatian (father)
*Mexican [Spanish, Indigenous], Paiute Native American (mother)

Mariee Sioux is an American folk singer and songwriter.

Mariee’s paternal grandfather likely was Paul Joseph Sobonya (the son of Steve Sobonya and Elizabeth Muska). Paul’s parents were Hungarian.

Mariee’s paternal grandmother is Catherine Dorothy Bistrovich (the daughter of Izidor/John Bistrovich/Bistrović-Pić and Wiktoria/Victoria Money/Pieniadz). Izidor was from Bednja, Yugoslavia, and was of Croatian ancestry; he was the son of Franjo Bistrović-Pić and Jana Češnjaj. Wiktoria was Polish, from Januszkowice, Podkarpackie Voivodeship.

Mariee’s maternal grandparents are Lauro Enrigue “Henry” Holguin and Carolina B. Salazar (the daughter of Tiburcio Salazar and Josephine Leiva). Tiburcio was the son of Pedro Salazar and Elena Marquez. Josephine was the daughter of Robert Roque Leiva and Maria Elena Martinez.

Sources: Mariee’s paternal grandmother, Catherine Dorothy Bistrovich, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

Baptism record of Mariee’s paternal great-grandfather, Izidor/John Bistrovich/Bistrović-Pić –

Birth record of Mariee’s maternal grandfather, Lauro Enrigue “Henry” Holguin –

Birth record of Mariee’s maternal grandmother, Carolina B. Salazar –

Mariee’s maternal great-grandfather, Tiburcio Salazar, on the 1910 U.S. Census –

Death record of Mariee’s maternal great-grandfather, Tiburcio Salazar –

Mariee’s maternal great-grandmother, Josephine Leiva, on the 1920 U.S. Census –

Mariee’s maternal great-great-grandfather, Robert Roque Leiva, on the 1880 U.S. Census –