Birth Name: Alwin Lopez Jarreau
Date of Birth: March 12, 1940
Place of Birth: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.
Date of Death: February 12, 2017
Place of Death: Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Al Jarreau was an American singer and musician.
His father, Emile Alphonse (Jarrow) Jarreau, was born in New Orleans, Louisiana. His mother, Pearl (Walker), was born in Punta Gorda, Florida. Al was married to model Susan Elaine Player, until his death. The couple had a son.
Al’s paternal grandfather was Emile Jarrow (later Jarreau, the son of Neville Jarrow, later Jarreau, and of Louise Courat). Emile was born in Louisiana.
Al’s paternal grandmother was Ida Perry (the daughter of Melvin Perry and Edith). Ida was born in Florida.
Al’s maternal grandparents were named Henry William Walker and Laura. Henry and Laura were born in Florida.
Sources: Genealogy of Al Jarreau – https://www.geni.com
Marriage record of Al’s parents – https://familysearch.org