Alec Golinger

Place of Birth: Australia

Date of Birth: February 8, 2005

Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish

Alec Golinger is an Australian model and actor.

His parents are both Jewish. Alec attended a Jewish school.

Alec’s paternal grandfather was Donald Daniel Golinger (the son of Nathan/Nate Golinger and Rosa/Rose Hertz). Donald was a prominent surgeon. He was a Member (AM) of the Queen’s Birthday Honours in 2005 for his services to medicine. His parents were born in Tzfat/Safed, Israel; their families had moved from Tarnopol, Ukraine and Leżajsk, Poland, respectively, to Israel in the middle of the 1800s. Nathan was the son of Zeida Tzvi/Hirsh Golinger and Gertie/Gertrude Shapiro/Shapira. Rose was the daughter of Ephraim Fishel Hertz and Henia Shapira.

Alec’s paternal grandmother is the daughter of Barnett “Barnie” Finkelstein and Sadie Bardas. Sadie was the daughter of Wolf/Woolf Bardas and Annie Cohen, who were born in Russia, and moved to England, and then Australia. Wolf founded Australian women’s and men’s clothing brand Sportscraft.

Alec’s maternal grandfather’s surname was Zajtman.

Alec’s maternal grandmother’s surname was Weiselman.


Genealogy of Alec’s father (focusing on his own father’s side) –

Biography of Alec’s paternal grandfather, Donald Daniel Golinger –

Alec’s paternal great-grandparents, Wolf/Woolf Bardas and Annie Cohen, on the 1911 England and Wales Census –

Article about Alec’s paternal great-great-grandfather, Wolf Bardas’s, company, Sportscraft –

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