Greg Vaughan

Vaughan in 2013, photo by kathclick/

Birth Name: James Gregory Vaughan, Jr.

Place of Birth: Dallas, Texas, United States

Date of Birth: June 15, 1973

Ethnicity: Greek (great-grandfather), English, German, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, Scottish

Greg Vaughan is an American actor and model.

Greg’s maternal great-grandfather, Andrew Arge Brockles, was Greek. The rest of Greg’s ancestry is English, German, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, and Scottish. He might also have Welsh ancestry, through his surname Vaughan.

Greg has three children with his former wife, Dutch actress, model, and singer Touriya Haoud.

Greg’s paternal grandfather was James Lee “Jimmy” Vaughan (the son of James Lee Vaughan and Pearl Dean Miller). Greg’s grandfather James was born in Texas. Greg’s great-grandfather James was the son of Robert Pinkney Vaughan and Lee Emma Whitfield. Pearl was the daughter of John Peter Miller and Margaret Ardelia Lawson.

Greg’s paternal grandmother was Martha Rita Davis (the daughter of Edward E. Davis and Mary Jay Andrews).

Greg’s maternal grandfather was Thomas Edward Alt (the son of William David Alt and Alice Gertrude Nesmith). Thomas possibly was born in California. William was the son of George William Alt, whose parents were German, and Clara Mae McKeen. Alice was the daughter of Thomas Harding Nesmith and Adissa Maria Jones.

Greg’s maternal grandmother was Alethia/Alethea Ann Brockles (the daughter of Andrew Arge Brockles and Ola Lillian Feltnor). Alethia was born in Texas. Andrew was born in Corinthia, Greece, the son of Arge Brakoulias. Ola was the daughter of James Minnis Feltnor and Willie I. Wardlow.

Sources: Genealogy of Greg’s paternal grandfather, James Lee “Jimmy” Vaughan –

Obituary of Greg’s paternal grandmother, Martha Rita (Davis) Vaughan –

Genealogy of Greg’s maternal great-grandfather, William David Alt (focusing on his own father’s side) –

Genealogy of Greg’s maternal great-grandmother, Alice Gertrude Nesmith (through Alice’s sister; focusing on her mother’s side) –

Greg’s maternal grandmother, Alethia/Alethea Ann Brockles, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

Obituary of Greg’s maternal grandmother, Alethia/Alethea Ann (Brockles) Alt –

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