Place of Birth: Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Date of Birth: February 7, 1996
Ethnicity: Swedish, French-Canadian, possibly other
Aaron Ekblad is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenseman. He was the first overall pick in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft, and was selected by the Florida Panthers. His great-grandfather was from Sweden, which is where the surname Ekblad originates from.
Aaron’s maternal grandparents were Andre A. Cazabon and Denise Y. Longtin (the daughter of Albani Longtin and Antoinette Lacelle).
Obituary of Aaron’s maternal grandmother, Denise Y. (Longtin) Cazabon – http://federationgenealogie.qc.ca