Donn Swaby

Swaby in 2017, photo by kathclick/

Birth Name: Donn G. Swaby

Place of Birth: Queens, New York City, New York, U.S.

Date of Birth: August 21, 1973

Ethnicity: African-Jamaican

Donn Swaby is an American actor.

Donn’s parents are from Jamaica. His father was born in Kingston.

Donn’s maternal grandfather was Aston Dakin (the son of Zachariah Dakin and Augustine Ellis). Aston was born in Saint Mary Parish, Jamaica.

Donn’s maternal grandmother was Leslyn Wilmot (the daughter of Rupert Wilmot and Clara Clark). Leslyn was born in Murray Mountain, St. Ann Parish, Jamaica.

Sources: Obituary of Donn’s father –

Obituary of Donn’s maternal grandfather, Aston Dakin –

Obituary of Donn’s maternal grandmother, Leslyn (Wilmot) Dakin –

1 Response

  1. GeneologyFan says:

    If both of his parents are from Jamaica, wouldn’t his ethnicity be Jamaican American?

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