Place of Birth: St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.
Date of Birth: December 2, 1998
Ethnicity: English, one quarter Italian, as well as German, Irish, and Scots-Irish/Northern Irish
Annalise Basso is an American actress. She is known for her roles in the films Oculus, Slender Man, Ouija: Origin of Evil, and V. C. Andrews’ Casteel saga telefilms on Lifetime. She is the sister of actors Gabriel Basso and Alexandria Basso. The word “basso” means “short” in Italian.
Annalise’s paternal grandfather was Louis/Lewis Gabriel Basso, Jr. (the son of Louis/Lewis Gabriel Basso and Margaretta/Margaret Crescio). Annalise’s grandfather Louis was born in Michigan, to parents who were born in Ohio, to families from Genoa, Italy. Annalise’s great-grandfather Louis was the son of Victor John Basso and Angela “Jennie” Rosasco. Margaretta was the daughter of Carlo/Charles Crescio and Rosa Gattorna.
Annalise’s paternal grandmother was Judith/Judy M. Anderson (the daughter of Lee C. Anderson and Marjorie Maloney). Judith was born in Michigan. Lee was the son of Clarence L. Anderson and Jeanette Laird. Marjorie was the daughter of Arthur Elmo Maloney, who was Irish, and of Georgia Coules Isles.
Annalise’s maternal grandfather was Robert Langley Wood, Jr. (the son of Robert Langley Wood, Sr. and Augusta Jean Sharp). Annalise’s grandfather Robert was born in California. Annalise’s great-grandfather Robert was the son of Henry C. Wood and Florence Langley. Augusta was the daughter of Thomas Leighton Sharp and Blanche Pratt. Thomas’s mother, Annalise’s great-great-great-grandmother, was botanist, poet, and suffragist Katharine Dooris Sharp; who was born in Ulster, Ireland, as Emily Katharine Dooris.
Annalise’s maternal grandmother was Shirley Ann Cole (the daughter of Warren Gregory Cole and Leona Frances Johnston). Shirley was born in Missouri. Warren was the son of George Truman Cole and Ida Pearl Tumy. Leona was the daughter of Charles Erwin Johnston and Laura Elizabeth Henry.
Sources: Genealogy of Annalise’s paternal grandfather, Louis/Lewis Gabriel Basso, Jr. (focusing on his mother’s side) – http://records.ancestry.com
Annalise’s paternal grandfather, Louis/Lewis Gabriel Basso, Jr., on the 1940 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Annalise’s paternal grandmother, Judith/Judy M. Anderson, on the 1940 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Obituary of Annalise’s maternal grandfather, Robert Langley Wood, Jr. – https://www.legacy.com
Marriage record of Annalise’s maternal great-grandparents, Robert Langley Wood and Augusta Jean Sharp – https://www.familysearch.org