Birth Name: Jericho Vibar Rosales
Place of Birth: Quezon City, Philippines
Date of Birth: September 22, 1979
Ethnicity: Filipino (Bicolano, Pangasinan, and possibly Ilocano)
Jericho Rosales is a Filipino actor and singer. His father, Santiago Raranga Rosales, Jr., is from Manila, of Pangasinan and possibly Ilocano descent. His mother, Rosario Vibar, is Bicolano, from Iriga, Camarines Sur. Jericho is married to Kim Jones.
Some sources state that Jericho is of Spanish descent. It is not clear if this Spanish ancestry has been documented/verified.
Jericho’s paternal grandparents are Santiago Javier Rosales, Sr. (the son of Emilio Rosales y Alzate, or Emilio Alzate Rosales in Filipino, and of Antonina Javier y Gonzáles, or Antonina Gonzáles Javier in Filipino) and Celestina Fernandez Raranga (the daughter of Juan Raranga and María Fernández). Emilio was the son of Domingo Rosales and María Salud Javier. Antonina was the daughter of Telésforo Javier and Macaria Gonzáles.
Sources: Jericho’s birth record – https://familysearch.org
Birth record of Jericho’s paternal aunt, Bella Raranga Rosales – https://familysearch.org
Birth record of Jericho’s paternal grandfather, Santiago Javier Rosales – https://familysearch.org
Marriage record of Jericho’s paternal great-grandparents, Emilio Rosales y Alzate and Antonina Javier y Gonzáles – https://familysearch.org
Death record of Jericho’s paternal great-grandmother, María Fernández – https://familysearch.org
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