Birth Name: Brooke Ashley Lyons
Place of Birth: Washington, D.C., U.S.
Date of Birth: November 8, 1980
Ethnicity: Irish, Italian, Portuguese, possibly other
Brooke Lyons is an American actress.
She is the daughter of Penny, and plastic surgeon and author James R. Lyons. Brooke is married to film producer Max Osswald, with whom she has one child.
Brooke’s paternal grandfather was named Daniel Anthony Lyons.
Brooke’s paternal grandmother was Elena/Lena J. “Lee” DeFilippo (the daughter of Antonio DeFilippo/DiFilippo and Maria/Civita Ruggiero). Elena was born in Connecticut, to Italian parents.
Brooke’s maternal grandfather was surnamed Sousa.
Brooke’s maternal grandmother is/was named Rosie.
Source: Obituary of Brooke’s paternal grandmother, Elena/Lena J. “Lee” (DeFilippo) Lyons – http://nhregister.com