Ashley Greene

Greene in 2010, image via kathclick/

Birth Name: Ashley Michele Greene

Place of Birth: Jacksonville, Florida, U.S.

Date of Birth: February 21, 1987

Ethnicity: English, with some Scottish and German

Ashley Greene is an American actress and model. She is known for her role as Alice Cullen in the Twilight films.

She is the daughter of Michele, who works in insurance, and Joe Greene, a U.S. Marine, who owns a construction company. She was raised in Jacksonville and Middleburg, Florida. Ashley is married to Australian television personality and announcer Paul Khoury, with whom she has a daughter.

Ashley’s paternal grandfather was Joseph Lacy Greene (the son of Joseph Lee Greene and Annie Claire Gibson). Ashley’s great-grandfather Joseph was the son of William Rufus Greene and Elizabeth/Lizzie Lee Barron. Annie was the daughter of William Hubbard Gibson and Amanda McDonald.

Ashley’s paternal grandmother was Anna Lerinell Carter (the daughter of John Carter and Nellie Smith).

Ashley’s maternal grandfather was Bobby Gerald Tatum (the son of Marshall Tatum, Jr. and Juanita Futch). Bobby was born in Florida. Marshall was the son of Marshall W. Tatum and Annie Pearl McPhail. Juanita was the daughter of Jesse T. Futch and Daisy Josephine Jones.

Ashley’s maternal grandmother is named Barbara Jean Fowler.

Sources: Obituary of Ashley’s maternal grandfather, Bobby Gerald Tatum –

Obituary of Ashley’s maternal great-grandfather, Marshall Tatum, Jr. –

Ashley’s maternal great-grandmother, Juanita Futch, on the 1930 U.S. Census –


Curious about ethnicity

13 Responses

  1. bablah says:

    The link is described as Genealogy of Ashley’s mother (focusing on her own mother’s side), but it’s actually genealogy of her maternal granddfather (focusing on his own mother’s side).

  2. WTF says:

    omg she looks like michael jackson in this picture! lmaooooo is she his long-lost daughter?!

  3. roman2886 says:

    I don’t think she is just English Irish and German she doesn’t look like someone of that ethnic background lots of Americans have the same ethnic background as her but the majority of them wouldn’t look anything like her she defiantly has Italian and Portuguese in her.

  4. Brigzzz98 says:

    Her eyes are dark blue not hazel get the facts right
    Who the hell writes on these EthniCelebs pages sheesh..

  5. lenkastyle says:

    her nose look strange

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