Birth Name: Diana-Maria Uhlenbrock
Place of Birth: Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.
Date of Birth: July 22, 1969
*father – German, Swiss-German, some English
*mother – Dominican Republic
Diana-Maria Riva is an American actress. Her roles include the series Philly, Side Order of Life, The Good Guys, Telenovela, Gordita Chronicles, The West Wing, The Bridge, and Dead to Me.
Diana-Maria’s paternal grandfather was Albert J. Uhlenbrock (the son of Clemens/Clement “Clem” B. Uhlenbrock and Adelaide “Ada” M. Overmole). Albert was born in Ohio. Clemens was born in Ohio, to parents from Germany. Adelaide was also born in Ohio, the daughter of Alexander Overmole, who was English, and of Anna Wessling, whose parents were Prussian/German.
Diana-Maria’s paternal grandmother was Sylvia J. Woeber (the daughter of Joseph Henry Woeber/Woebber and Marie/Maria H. Suer). Joseph was the son of Henry Amos Woeber/Woebber, whose parents were German, and of Josephine Keller, whose father was German and whose mother was from Switzerland. Marie was the daughter of Bernard Suer and Kunegunde/Kunigunda Brendel/Brendle, who were from Prussia/Germany.
Diana-Maria’s maternal grandfather was named Luis Octavio Riva Valez.
Diana-Maria’s maternal grandmother was named Ines del Carmen Saleta.
Diana-Maria’s paternal grandfather, Albert J. Uhlenbrock, on the 1930 U.S. Census – http://www.familysearch.org
Obituary of Diana-Maria’s paternal grandfather, Albert J. Uhlenbrock – http://www.legacy.com
Obituary of Diana-Maria’s paternal grandmother, Sylvia (Woeber) Uhlenbrock – http://www.legacy.com
Diana-Maria’s paternal great-grandfather, Joseph Henry Woeber/Woebber, on the 1910 U.S. Census – http://www.familysearch.org
Obituary of Diana-Maria’s paternal great-grandfather, Joseph Henry Woeber/Woebber – http://www.newspapers.com
Obituary of Diana-Maria’s maternal grandmother, Ines del Carmen Saleta – http://www.legacy.com