Birth Name: Estella Dawn Warren
Place of Birth: Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
Date of Birth: December 23, 1978
Ethnicity: English, distant Dutch, possibly other
Estella Warren is a Canadian actress, model, and synchronized swimmer. She was born in Peterborough, Ontario, the daughter of Esther and Donald Warren. She has two sisters, Esther and Julia.
Estella’s maternal grandfather was William James Thomas Hicks (the son of William Henry Hicks and Gertrude Mary/May Bright). Estella’s great-grandfather William was the son of James Hicks and Charlotte Lorinda Ireland. Gertrude was the daughter of Thomas Albert/Herbert Bright and Mary Elizabeth Devine/Divine.
Estella’s maternal grandmother was Esther Elizabeth Beare (the daughter of John Beare and Wilhelmina Rose Clayton). John was originally from Devon, England, the son of Simon Beare and Mary Ann Saunders. Wilhelmina was born in Ontario, Canada, to English parents, from Derbyshire, William Grenfield Clayton and Harriet Ellen Coathup.
Sources: Genealogy of Estella Warren (focusing on her mother’s side) – https://www.wikitree.com
Genealogy of Estella’s maternal great-grandfather, William Henry Hicks – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com
Genealogy of Estella’s maternal great-grandfather, John Beare (focusing on his father’s side) – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com
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