Birth Name: Elizabeth Evans May
Place of Birth: Hartford, Connecticut, U.S.
Date of Birth: June 9, 1954
Ethnicity: English, Welsh
Elizabeth May is a Canadian politician. She is Leader of the Green Party of Canada, having served in the position since August 26, 2006. She has been a Member of the Canadian Parliament for Saanich—Gulf Islands, since May 2, 2011.
Elizabeth is the daughter of Stephanie (Middleton) and John Middleton May, who were both born in New York. Her family moved to Canada, specifically Margaree Harbour, Nova Scotia, in 1972. Elizabeth has a daughter.
Elizabeth’s paternal grandparents were Jack May and Ethel.
Elizabeth’s maternal grandparents were Thomas Hazlehurst Middleton (the son of Charles Francis Middleton and Lois Hazlehurst) and Ruth Vincent Stephens (the daughter of James Vinson Stephens and Margarett Elizabeth Evans).