Birth Name: Dustin Luis Pedroia
Place of Birth: Woodland, Yolo, California, United States
Date of Birth: August 17, 1983
Ethnicity: Spanish (maternal grandmother), Swiss-Italian (great-grandfather), Portuguese, French-Canadian, English, Mexican
Dustin Pedroia is an American professional baseball player. He is a second baseman, with the Boston Red Sox, of Major League Baseball (MLB). His uncle (mother’s brother) is football defensive coordinator Phil Snow. Dustin is married to Kelli, with whom he has three children.
Dustin’s paternal grandfather was Melvin Raymond Pedroia (the son of Caesar John Pedroia and Beatrice Rosella Loranger). Caesar was born in California, the son of Giovanni/John Pedroia and Madelena Marie Bonetti, Swiss parents from Brione sopra Minusio, Ticino, Switzerland, of Swiss-Italian descent. Beatrice was born in California, and had French-Canadian, English, and Mexican ancestry, the daughter of Beaumont Peter Loranger and Margaret Tutt.
Dustin’s paternal grandmother was born with the surname Machado. She likely has Portuguese ancestry.
Dustin’s maternal grandparents are Phil Snow and Isabel Martinez (the daughter of Juan Martinez and Isabel). Dustin’s great-grandparents Juan and Isabel were Spanish.
Genealogies of Dustin’s paternal grandfather, Melvin Raymond Pedroia – http://www.wikitree.com
Obituary of Dustin’s paternal grandfather, Melvin Raymond Pedroia – http://www.legacy.com
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correct link: https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Pedroia-7
another tree: http://parkerpress.com/Genealogy/pedigree.php?personID=I5894&tree=tree1&parentset=0&display=standard&generations=6
the Pedroia family is from Brione sopra Minusio, Ticino, Switzerland. Dustin’s great-grandfather (likely) arrived at Ellis Island in 1911.
looks like Jason statham lol!
Whats more lol-ful is that this guy looks more full English, whilst statham is more passable as portuguese and swiss-italian
he’s not just portuguese and swiss-italian