Birth Name: Colin Tyler Trevorrow
Place of Birth: San Francisco, California, United States
Date of Birth: September 13, 1976
*father – Cornish, English, Irish, Scottish
*mother – Ashkenazi Jewish, Sephardi Jewish
Colin Trevorrow is an American film director and screenwriter.
Colin is the son of Yvette and Robert Trevorrow. He is married to Isabelle, with whom he has two children.
Colin’s paternal grandfather was George Alan Trevorrow (the son of George Alexander Trevorrow and Vivian/Vivienne Constance Campbell). Colin’s grandfather George was born in Canada. Colin’s great-grandfather George was the son of James Henry “Jim” Trevorrow, a native of St Ives, Cornwall, and of Laura Ellen Ford. Vivian was born in Canada, and was the daughter of Francis Colin Campbell, a native of Scotland, and of Elizabeth Susan White, from England.
Colin’s paternal grandmother was Donna L. Wilson (the daughter of Campbell Thomas “Cam” Wilson and LaVelle Dutton). Donna was born in Washington. Campbell was the son of Campbell Thomas Wilson and Mary Adelia Murphy, who was of Irish descent. LaVelle was the daughter of Charles R. Dutton and Emma Irena Hicks.
Colin’s maternal grandfather was Leonard Peter/F. Frieder (the son of Marcus Frieder and Bertha Kline). Leonard was born in New York, and was from a Hungarian Jewish family. Marcus was born in Hungary, the son of Leopold Frieder and Rebecca Landesman. Bertha was also born in Hungary.
Colin’s maternal grandmother was Doris Toledano (the daughter of Isaac/Issac Levy Toledano Maduro and Zelia/Telia Sarah de Lemos de Castro). Doris was born in Colon, Panama, and was a Sephardi Jew. Her family had Jewish roots in the U.S. Virgin Islands, the Dominican Republic, and Curaçao, and ultimately in the Netherlands, France, and England, and in Portugal and Spain. Isaac was born on St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, the son of Levy Toledano and Branca Levy Maduro. Zelia was born in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, the daughter of Samuel Haim Moses Beneviste de Lemos, who was born in Altona, Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany, a Sephardi Jew from Germany; and of Sarah Celina de Castro Sasportas, whose father was born on Curaçao and whose mother was born on St. Thomas.
Sources: Marriage record of Colin’s parents – http://www.familysearch.org
Genealogy of Colin’s mother (focusing on her father’s side) – http://www.geni.com
Marriage record of Colin’s maternal grandparents, Leonard Peter/F. Frieder and Doris Toledano – http://www.familysearch.org
Genealogy of Colin’s maternal grandmother, Doris Toledano – https://www.geni.com