Birth Name: DeAndre Roselle Yedlin
Place of Birth: Seattle, Washington, U.S.
Date of Birth: July 9, 1993
*African-American, Dominican Republic, Native American (father)
*Ashkenazi Jewish (mother)
DeAndre Yedlin is an American professional soccer player.
His mother, Rebecca Yedlin, who is white, is Ashkenazi Jewish. His father, who is black, is evidently of African-American, Dominican Republic, and Native American ancestry. DeAndre was raised by his mother’s family.
DeAndre’s maternal grandfather is Ira Nathan Yedlin (the son of Bert Yedlin and Lola). Bert was the son of Isidor Yedlin and Irene Schneiderman. Lola was born in Russia.
DeAndre’s maternal grandmother is Linda Gayle Schaffer (the daughter of Irving J. Schaffer and Shyrle R.).
Source: Obituary of DeAndre’s maternal great-grandfather, Irving J. Schaffer – http://www.legacy.com
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