Birth Name: Emilie Nicolas Kongshavn
Place of Birth: Bærum, Viken, Norway
Date of Birth: 26 November, 1987
*father – French [Breton]
*mother – Norwegian, as well as 1/16th English, some German
Emilie Nicolas is a Norwegian electropop singer and songwriter. She was born in Bærum, to a Norwegian mother, Kari Elisabeth Kongshavn, and a French father, Jean Francois Nicolas, from Brittany, who is a sculptor. Her cousin, Thomas Kongshavn, is a music producer.
Emilie’s maternal grandfather was Sverre Kongshavn (the son of Trygve Kongshavn and Anna Holme). Sverre was born in Haugesund, Rogaland, Norway, and was a businessperson and conservative politician.
Emilie’s maternal grandmother was Inger Marie Bennett Meidell (the daughter of Jakob Gerhard Tybring Meidell and Lillian Bennett). Inger’s parents were born in Sør-Trøndelag, Norway. Lillian was the daughter of Alfred Bennett, who was of half English descent, and of Dorothea Hoffmann.
Genealogy of Emilie’s mother (focusing on her own mother’s side) – http://zinow.no