Birth Name: Brock Vincent Kelly
Place of Birth: New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
Date of Birth: August 17, 1985
*25% Peruvian [Spanish, Italian, possibly other]
*50% British Isles [English, Irish, Scottish]
Brock Kelly is an American actor.
Brock’s paternal grandfather was Walter Daniel Kelly (the son of William George Kelly/Kelley and Nettie Gray Few). Walter was born in Alabama. William was born William Lewis, in Alabama, the son of M. G. Lewis and Catherine Frances Farrell, whose own parents were Irish. He adopted his stepfather’s surname. Nettie was born in Alabama, the daughter of James Franklin Few and Mattie Emma Ward.
Brock’s paternal grandmother was Mary Lukach (the daughter of Demeter “James” Lukach/Lukoch/Lukecsa and Helen Resko). Mary was born in Pennsylvania, to parents from Czechoslovakia. Brock has described his grandmother as Czech. Demeter and Helen were listed as Slovak speakers on the 1930 U.S. Census. Demeter was the son of Andrew Lukecsa and Anna Holob/Holub. Helen was the daughter of Charles Resko and Barbara. A picture of Brock with his grandmother Mary can be seen here.
Brock’s maternal grandfather was Manuel Julio Palavicini Andía (the son of Manuel Palavicini Fernández and María Julia Andía Alfaro). Brock’s grandfather Manuel was born in Lima, Peru. Brock’s great-grandfather Manuel was born in Huánuco, Peru, the son of Manuel Palavicini and Buenaventura Fernández Meza. María was born in Trujillo, Peru.
Brock’s maternal grandmother was Brenda Sue Robbins (the daughter of Moad B. “Buddy” Robbins and Maxine Glasgow). Brenda was born in Mississippi. Moad was born in Mississippi, the son of Wiley Robbins and Donnie Campbell. Maxine was born in Mississippi, the daughter of John Henry Dennis Glasgow and Lessie Azlee Murphy.
Sources: Obituary of Brock’s paternal grandfather, Walter Daniel Kelly – https://findagrave.com
Brock’s paternal great-grandparents, Demeter “James” Lukach/Lukoch/Lukecsa and Helen Resko, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Obituary of Brock’s maternal grandfather, Manuel Julio Palavicini – http://www.davis-smith.com