Place of Birth: Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.
Date of Birth: September 27, 1989
*French, Breton (father)
*German, Italian (mother)
Ava Deluca-Verley is an American actress. She co-starred on the show Growing Up Fisher.
Ava is the daughter of Michele and Cyril Verley. She was raised mostly in Winchester, Massachusetts. Ava speaks fluent French. She is said to have dual U.S. and French citizenship.
She has said:
My father is from France, and I lived over there in the summer time with cousins when I was a teenager. I actually got to work in France for a bit in fashion before I got into acting.
Ava’s paternal grandfather was Alain M. Verley (the son of André Verley and Valentine Chome). Alain was born in France. André was the son of André Verley and Marie François. Valentine was the daughter of Aline des Cressonnières.
Ava’s paternal grandmother is France Bouffard (the daughter of Rene Joseph Antoine François Bouffard and Renee Lavenir). France was born in France. Rene was born in Fontainebleau Seine-et-Marne, Île-de-France, the son of Jean Gabriel Bouffard and Marie Yvonne Desgraviers. Renee was born in Brest, Finistère, Brittany, the daughter of Alfred Lavenir and Louise Nicole Raillard.
Ava’s maternal grandfather was Frank G. DeLuca (the son of Tindaro “Tom” DeLuca and Callaggera/Calogera Gloria Munafo). Frank was born in Rhode Island, to Italian parents, likely from Messina, Sicily. Calogera was the daughter of Anthony Munafo and Frieda/Freida Cappondona.
Ava’s maternal grandmother was Joyce C. Wireback (the daughter of Robert Emerson Wireback and Hilda Arline Monteuth). Joyce was born in Pennsylvania. Robert was born in Pennsylvania, the son of Royal W. Wireback and Bessie Rachel Shenk. Hilda was born in Pennsylvania, the daughter of Frank Miller Monteuth/Montenth/Montooth and Elsie Hersch.
Sources: Genealogy of Ava’s father – http://www.lewage.be
Obituary of Ava’s paternal grandfather, Alain M. Verley – http://www.newspaperarchive.com
Obituary of Ava’s maternal grandfather, Frank G. DeLuca – http://brownmedicinemagazine.org
Obituary of Ava’s maternal grandmother, Joyce C. (Wireback) DeLuca – http://www.legacy.com