Birth Name: Austin Noah Abrams
Place of Birth: Pennsylvania, U.S. (likely)
Date of Birth: September 2, 1996
*father – Ashkenazi Jewish
*maternal grandfather – English, Scottish, Welsh
*maternal grandmother – likely Italian
Austin Abrams is an American actor. He has starred in the films Brad’s Status, Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, and Chemical Hearts, among others.
He was raised in Sarasota, Florida.
Austin’s paternal grandfather is David Abrams (the son of E. Max Abramson and Lillian Foland). E. Max was born in Maryland, to Russian Jewish parents, with his mother’s name being Elke Neche Paznanski. Lillian was born in Baltimore, Maryland, the daughter of Jewish parents from the Russian Empire, Jacob “Jake” Foland and Annie/Anna London, who was born in Minsk, Belarus.
Austin’s paternal grandmother is Eleanor/Elenora Sigelbaum (the daughter of Stanley/Samuel J. Sigelbaum and Clara Kravitz). Eleanor was born in Pennsylvania, of Russian Jewish descent. Clara was born in Pennsylvania, to parents from Russia, Max Kravitz and Bessie Naomi “Bess” Strauss/Straus/Strouse.
Austin’s maternal grandfather is Wallace E. Magness (the son of Earl Irvin/Irving Magness and Sarah/Sara Elizabeth Porter). Austin’s great-grandfather Earl was the son of Floyd Ervin Magness and Princetta/Princella/Prinnie/Vernie Anna McKinley. Sarah was the daughter of Elmer Ellsworth/Elsworth Porter and Mary Ann Powell.
Austin’s maternal grandmother likely is the daughter of John Paul Querio and Rose Marie Ravicchio. John was born in Kansas, the son of Giovanni Batista/John Dighera Querio, who was born in Lusigliè, Piedmont, Italy, and of Giuseppina “Josephine” Cat Rastler, who was born in Corio, Torino, Piedmont. Rose Marie was born in Pennsylvania, the daughter of Giacomo “James” Ravicchio, who was born in Cantoira, Torino, and of Angela/Angeline/Angelina Bertino, who was born in Rivarolo, Torino.
Source: Genealogy of Austin’s father (focusing on his own mother’s side) – http://www.geni.com
Austin’s paternal great-grandparents, E. Max Abramson and Lillian Foland, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Marriage record of Austin’s paternal great-great-grandparents, Jacob “Jake” Foland and Annie/Anna London – https://www.familysearch.org