Ariana Greenblatt

10/29/2018 – Ariana Greenblatt – Disney’s “The Nutcracker and the Four Realms” World Premiere – Arrivals – Dolby Theatre, 6801 Hollywood Boulevard – Los Angeles, CA, USA – Photo Credit: Izumi Hasegawa /

Place of Birth: New York, U.S.

Date of Birth: August 27, 2007

*father – one half Ashkenazi Jewish, one quarter Swedish, one quarter Italian
*mother – Puerto Rican [Spanish, African, Taíno]

Ariana Greenblatt is an American actress. Her roles include the films Avengers: Infinity War, Scoob!, Love and Monsters, The One and Only Ivan, In the Heights, Awake, 65, and Barbie, and television’s Stuck in the Middle.

She is the daughter of Solimar and Shon Greenblatt, an actor. Her paternal grandparents are Broadway producers.

Ariana’s paternal grandfather is Kenneth David Greenblatt (the son of Gilbert M. Greenblatt and Lenore Blankstein). Kenneth is from a Jewish family. Gilbert was the son of Alfred Arthur Greenblatt and Ester/Esther Silberberg/Silverberg, who were the children of emigrants from Russia/Poland. Doris was the daughter of Leo Blankstein, whose parents were from Russia/Belarus, and of Emily R. Samish/Samisch, whose family was from Germany/Czechia.

Ariana’s paternal grandmother is Sandra B. Benson (the daughter of Stanley Ebbert Benson and Marie R. Boemio). Stanley was the son of Swedish parents, Nels/Nils Frederick Benson, from Bonwarp, and Martha Pearson Hoglund, from Wenuland. Marie was the daughter of parents of Italian descent, Joseph Boemio and Nancy Narra, whose father was born in Montecalvo Irpino, Avellino, Campania.

Ariana’s maternal grandfather is named Luis Ignacio Colon.

Ariana’s maternal grandmother is named Sarah Justina O. Rodriguez (the daughter of Fidell Ramos and Juana).


Genealogies of Ariana’s paternal grandparents, Kenneth David Greenblatt and Sandra B. Benson –

Ariana’s paternal great-grandfather, Gilbert M. Greenblatt, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

Marriage record of Ariana’s paternal great-great-grandparents, Leo Blankstein and Emily R. Samish/Samisch –

Death record of Ariana’s paternal great-great-great-grandmother, Lenore/Leonora/Lenora (Hersch/Hirsch) Samisch/Samish –

Obituary of Ariana’s paternal great-aunt –

Ariana’s paternal great-grandfather, Stanley Ebbert Benson, on the 1920 U.S. Census –
Stanley Ebbert Benson on the 1930 U.S. Census –
Stanley Ebbert Benson on the 1940 U.S. Census –

Marriage record of Ariana’s paternal great-great-grandparents, Nels/Nils Frederick Benson and Martha Pearson Hoglund –

11 Responses

  1. MichaelWHat says:

    Who is she? I never heard of her?

  2. nika676767 says:

    She also said that her great grandmother is Taino.

  3. passingtime85 says:

    Looks like a young Arlene Martel.

  4. madman says:

    You got the wrong parents for Stanley Benson.

    Nels/Nils F. Benson, who was born in Landskrona, Sweden, and Martha Rachel Patterson/Pearson —> Swedish parents, Nels/Nils Frederick Benson and Martha Pearson Hoglund

  5. bablah says:

    Hispanic->Puerto Rican [Spanish, African]

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