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Jace Norman

by follers on April 14, 2017

Birth Name: Jace Lee Norman

Place of Birth: Corrales, New Mexico, U.S.

Date of Birth: March 21, 2000

Ethnicity: Syrian (paternal grandfather), Spanish, English, Scottish, German, Swiss-German, possibly other

Jace Norman is an American actor.

One of Jace’s maternal great-grandfathers is from Mallorca, Spain.

Jace’s paternal grandfather was Frederick/Fred John Norman (the son of The Rev. George Norman and Requetta/Requette). Frederick was born in Michigan, to Syrian parents.

Jace’s paternal grandmother was Joretta Pearl Moeller (the daughter of George Henry Moeller and Avo Elfie McKinney). George was the son of Claus Henry Moeller, who was German, and of Marie Nyffeler, who was Swiss. Avo was the daughter of Samuel Jefferson “Sam/S. J.” McKinney and Mary Melinda Tennessee “Tennie” Gage.

Jace’s maternal grandmother’s name is Gloria.

Sources: Jace’s paternal grandfather, Frederick/Fred John Norman, on the 1940 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

Obituary of Jace’s paternal grandfather, Frederick/Fred John Norman – http://obituaries.tribdem.com

Genealogy of Jace’s paternal grandmother, Joretta Pearl Moeller – https://www.findagrave.com

Obituary of Jace’s paternal grandmother, Joretta Pearl (Moeller) Simmons – http://www.argusobserver.com

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XXXTENTACION

by ethnic on April 4, 2017

Birth name: Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy

Place of Birth: Plantation, Florida, United States

Date of Birth: January 23, 1998

Ethnicity: Afro-Jamaican, Syrian, Italian, Indian

XXXTENTACION AKA Young Dagger Dick, is an American rap artist. In an interview on 103.5 The Beat, he stated that he is of “Afro-Jamaican, Syrian, Italian, Indian descent”. His surname, “Onfroy”, is of French origin and is a common surname in Jamaica. It is possible that he has French heritage too.

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Carlos Menem

by madman on October 24, 2016

Birth Name: Carlos Saúl Menem

Place of Birth: Anillaco, La Rioja Province, Argentina

Date of Birth: July 2, 1930

Ethnicity: Syrian

Carlos Menem is an Argentinian politician. A member of the Justicialist Party, he served as President of Argentina, from 8 July, 1989 to 10 December, 1999. He was previously Governor of La Rioja, from May 25, 1973 to March 24, 1976, and again from December 10, 1983 to July 8, 1989, among other duties.

President Menem is the son of Mohibe (Akil) and Saúl Menem. His parents were Syrian immigrants, from Yabroud, Syria. President Menem was raised a Sunni Muslim, but converted to Roman Catholicism later in life.

President Menem is married to actress, television host, and beauty queen Cecilia Bolocco, who was Miss Chile and Miss Universe 1987, and the two have a son.

Source: Genealogy of Carlos Menem – https://www.geni.com

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Patrick Baladi

by madman on April 4, 2016

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Birth Name: Patrick Bashir Baladi

Place of Birth: Sutton Coldfield, Warwickshire, England

Date of Birth: December 25, 1971

Ethnicity:
*Syrian (father)
*English (mother)

Patrick Baladi is a Britsih actor. Patrick is the son of Rosemary (Clenton), a nurse, and Joseph Baladi, a gynaecologist. Joseph, who was a Christian, spent much time working in Libya.

Patrick’s maternal grandparents were Eric J. Clenton (the son of Clenton and Jordan) and Frances E. Russon (the daughter of William H. Russon and Frances Burke).

Sources: http://www.dailymail.co.uk

Birth certificate of Patrick Baladi – https://familysearch.org

Marriage record of Patrick’s parents – https://familysearch.org

Birth certificate of Patrick’s mother – https://familysearch.org

Marriage record of Patrick’s maternal grandparents, Eric J. Clenton and Frances E. Russon – https://familysearch.org

Birth certificate of Patrick’s maternal grandfather, Eric J. Clenton – https://familysearch.org

Birth certificate of Patrick’s maternal grandmother, Frances E. Russon – https://familysearch.org

Marriage record of Patrick’s maternal great-grandparents, William H. Russon and Frances Burke – https://familysearch.org

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Farrah Abraham

by Sage on March 29, 2016

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Birth Name: Farrah Lynn Abraham

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

Date of Birth: May 31, 1991

Ethnicity: Syrian, Italian (including Sicilian), 1/8 Danish, English, distant Irish and German

Farrah Abraham is an American reality television personality.

Farrah has said:

I am Syrian, Italian, Sicilian and Danish… Syrian and Italian on my dad’s side and on my mom’s it’s Sicilian and Danish.

Farrah’s paternal grandparents were Donald C. Abraham (whose parents were likely Elias Abraham and Anna/Hanna) and Jennie Carolina. Elias and Anna were Syrian.

Farrah’s maternal grandfather was Goodman Harold “Sonny” Danielsen/Danielson, Jr. (the son of Goodmond/Goodman Harold Danielsen, Sr. and Dorothy Harriet Hays). Farrah’s great-grandfather Goodmond was born in Iowa, the son of Danish parents, R. Marius Danielsen and Emily Sophia Johnson. Dorothy was the daughter of George Augustus Hays and Myrtle Dell Palmer.

Farrah’s maternal grandmother is Carmella Bersane (the daughter of Giussepe “Joseph” Rocco Bersane, Sr. and Sylvia Pruitt). Giussepe was the son of Italian parents, Rocco Bersani/Bersane and Carmela Beranti. Sylvia was the daughter of Henry Stuart Pruett/Pruitt and Mary Croghan/Crogan.

Source: Likely Farrah’s paternal grandfather, Donald C. Abraham, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Donald C. Abraham on the 1940 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

Farrah’s maternal grandfather, Goodman Harold “Sonny” Danielsen/Danielson, Jr., on the 1940 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

Obituary of Farrah’s maternal grandfather, Goodman Harold “Sonny” Danielsen/Danielson, Jr. – http://www.findagrave.com

Birth record of Farrah’s maternal great-grandfather, Goodmond/Goodman Harold Danielsen – https://familysearch.org

Farrah’s maternal great-grandfather, Goodmond/Goodman Harold Danielsen, on the 1920 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

Farrah’s maternal great-grandmother, Dorothy Harriet Hays, on the 1920 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

Genealogy of Farrah’s maternal great-great-grandfather, George Augustus Hays (focusing on his father’s side) – http://xfeathers.tripod.com

Farrah’s maternal grandmother, Carmella Bersane, on the 1940 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

Farrah’s maternal great-grandmother, Sylvia Pruitt, on the 1920 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

Marriage record of Farrah’s maternal great-great-grandparents, Henry Stuart Pruett/Pruitt and Mary Croghan/Crogan – https://familysearch.org

Genealogy of Farrah’s maternal great-great-grandmother, Mary Croghan/Crogan – http://www.ancestry.com

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