Birth Name: Caroline Aparecida Trentini
Place of Birth: Panambi, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Date of Birth: 6 July, 1987
Caroline Trentini is a Brazilian fashion model. She has appeared on the cover of many major fashion magazines, including ELLE, Harper’s Bazaar, and Vogue, among others.
Caroline is the daughter of Lourdes Bernadete Winter and Oscar Jacob Trentini. She is of ethnic German descent, with roots in Saarland, Germany and Bettange, Moselle, France. Caroline is married to photographer Fabio Bartelt, with whom she has two children.
Caroline’s patrilineal line can be traced to Johann Anton Trentini, who was born, c. 1750, in Scleisien, Germany. He was said to have Italian ancestry.
Caroline’s paternal grandfather was Otto Theobaldo Trentini (the son of Jacob Trentini and Wilhelmine Elisabetha Bauer). Otto was born in Rio Grande do Sul. Jacob was born in Rio Grande do Sul, to parents from Germany, Josef Ferdinand Benedictus Trentini and Maria Margarete Ohlweiler. Wilhelmine was born in Rio Grande do Sul, the daughter of Heinrich Bauer, whose parents were German, and of Ernestine Lohmann, whose father was German and whose mother was the daughter of German parents.
Caroline’s paternal grandmother was Erma Küln (the daughter of Henrique Küln/Kühn Filho and Augusta Redecker). Erma was born in Rio Grande do Sul. Henrique was born in Rio Grande do Sul. Augusta was born in Rio Grande do Sul, the daughter of Heinrich Wilhelm Redecker and Elisa Goldemeier.
Caroline’s maternal grandfather was named José Arlindo Winter.
Caroline’s maternal grandmother was Amalia Irene Kerber (the daughter of Pedro Kerber and Katharina/Catharina Schardong/Shardong). Amalia was born in Rio Grande do Sul. Pedro was born in Rio Grande do Sul, to German parents, Nicolao/Nicolau Kerber and Barbara Welter. Katharina was born in Rio Grande do Sul.
Source: Genealogy of Caroline’s father – https://www.familysearch.org