Birth Name: Ciara Renée Harper
Place of Birth: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Date of Birth: October 19, 1990
Ethnicity: African-American, English, Indian, Native American
Ciara Renée is an American actress, singer, and musician. She starred as Kendra Saunders / Hawkgirl on the shows The Flash, Arrow, and Legends of Tomorrow, and also appeared on Your Honor and in the film Paint (2023). She and her older brother were raised by their single mother, Tanya Vanhove.
Ciara has said:
I always tell people, I’m black, white, Indian and Indian, because I’m Native American and Indian.
Ciara’s paternal grandmother is Shirley Ann Harper (the daughter of Rufus Harper and Viola Mae Boyd). Shirley was born in Kentucky, and is white, with English ancestry. Rufus was the son of Samuel Harper and Ida Trent. Viola was the daughter of William Henry Boyd and Sarah Elizabeth Humphrey.
Ciara’s maternal grandfather was named George C. Van Hove/Vanhove.
Source: Obituary of Ciara’s maternal grandfather, George C. Van Hove/Vanhove – https://obits.pennlive.com