Place of Birth: Ashern, Manitoba, Canada
Date of Birth: November 11, 1972
Ethnicity: Ojibway (Saulteaux)
Adam Beach is a Canadian First Nations actor of Ojibway (Saulteaux) heritage. He is the son of Sally and Dennis Beach.
Adam’s paternal grandparents were Christopher Beach (the son of Anne) and Anne Jean Loyer (the daughter of Isidore/Isadore Loyer and Margaret Laurent). Isidore was the son of Jean/John Loyer and Josephte Chartrand.
Adam’s paternal grandfather was said to be the son of a white father, with English and Icelandic ancestry, and of an Ojibway First Nations mother. It is not clear if this is accurate.
Source: Information about Adam’s father’s family – http://www.redriverancestry.ca
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