Birth Name: Aaron Charles Carter
Place of Birth: Tampa, Florida, U.S.
Date of Birth: December 7, 1987
Ethnicity: English, German, Scottish, Welsh, Irish, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, possibly remote French-Canadian
Aaron Carter is an American singer and actor.
Aaron is the son of Jane and Robert Carter. He is the brother of singer and actor Nick Carter and pop singer Leslie Carter. He has a son with his former fiancée Melanie Martin.
A MyHeritage DNA test taken by Aaron’s brother Nick stated that Nick’s genetic ancestry is:
*62.6% North & West European
*0.9% Middle Eastern
Various internet sites have said that Aaron has Blackfoot Native American and/or Jewish ancestry. No Blackfoot or Jewish ancestry is listed in publicly available family trees of Aaron Carter. Aaron’s brother’s DNA result contains no indicators of Native American ancestry.
Aaron’s brother Nick has stated that the surname Carter is from his paternal step-grandfather, Charles C. Carter. Charles and Aaron’s grandmother Barbara married in 1953, after Aaron’s father was born. Charles was born in Tennessee, the son of Charles T./C. “Charlie” Carter and Vera Marie Kimbrough.
Aaron’s paternal grandmother was Barbara Jean Latta (the daughter of Clifford Edward Latta and Margaret Mary/Helen Kieffer). Barbara was born in New York. Clifford was the son of John Emerson Latta and Jessie Elizabeth Badders. Margaret was the daughter of Harry Kieffer and Dora Mable Staller.
Aaron’s maternal grandfather was Charles Douglas Spaulding (the son of Sherman W. Spaulding and Theresa E. Phillips). Charles was born in Pennsylvania. Sherman was the son of Ira Porter Spaulding and Caroline M. Campbell. Theresa was the daughter of Harry Wesley Phillips and Amanda Melvinia/Melvina Crippen.
Aaron’s maternal grandmother is Helen Jean Neal (the daughter of Robert Henry Neal and Helen E. Fisher). Aaron’s grandmother Helen was born in Pennsylvania. Robert was the son of Frank Marcus Fisher and Edna Hutton. Aaron’s great-grandmother Helen was the daughter of James Henry Neal and Margaret Louise Laber.
Sources: Genealogy of Aaron Carter – https://www.geni.com
Genealogy of Aaron Carter (focusing on his father’s side) – https://www.wikitree.com
Obituary of Aaron’s paternal grandmother, Barbara Jean (Latta) Carter – https://www.ancestry.co.uk
Genealogy of Aaron’s father (focusing on his own mother’s side) – https://old.findagrave.com
Genealogy of Aaron Carter (through his brother, Nick Carter) (focusing on his mother’s side) – http://familypedia.wikia.com
Genealogy of Aaron’s mother – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com