Jimmy Pinchak

Jimmy Pinchak – “Ender’s Game” Los Angeles Premiere – Arrivals – TCL Chinese Theatre – Hollywood, CA, USA, 2013 – Keywords: Jimmy “Jax” Pinchak, Orientation: Portrait Face Count: 1 – False – Photo Credit: Andrew Evans / PR Photos

Birth Name: James Justin Pinchak

Place of Birth: Point Pleasant, New Jersey, U.S.

Date of Birth: February 16, 1996

Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish (paternal grandfather), Italian (maternal grandmother), Irish, Swedish, possibly English

Jimmy Pinchak is an American actor and musician. He has also been credited as Jimmy Jax Pinchak.

Jimmy’s paternal grandfather was Michael Pinchak (the son of Morris Pinchak and Lillian Glazel/Glassel). Michael was born in New Jersey. Morris was a Russian Jewish emigrant, from Uevkleof, and was the son of Benjamin Pinchak and Rachel Kramer. Lillian was born in New Jersey, to Jewish parents from either Hungary or Austria, Simon Glazel/Glassel and Fannie/Fanny Rosenkrox.

Jimmy’s paternal grandmother is Dorothy Quigley (the daughter of Harry Quigley and Elsie A. Martinson). Elsie was the daughter of Swedish immigrants, John Martinson and Amanda Christina.

Jimmy’s maternal grandfather was named Joseph P. “Joe” Brown (the son of Mary Sweeney). Mary was Irish.

Jimmy’s maternal grandmother is Claire Marie Ciccone (the daughter of Anthony E. “Tony” Ciccone and Marie Simonetti). Claire was born in New York. Anthony was born in New York, to Italian parents, Ferdinando Ciccone and Clara Constantino, who were from Caserta, Campania. Marie was born in New York, to Italian parents, Oreste Simonetti and Lena/Linda LaManna, who were from Palma Campania, Campania.

Sources: Obituary of Jimmy’s paternal grandfather, Michael Pinchak – http://www.legacy.com

Marriage record of Jimmy’s maternal grandparents, Joseph P. “Joe” Brown and Claire Marie Ciccone – http://www.familysearch.org

1 Response

  1. jackson9 says:

    Jimmy is at least 1/8th Swedish. Paternal grandmother: Dorothy Quigley (1929) from East Rutherford, Bergen, New Jersey, was the daughter of Harry Quigley (1905-1952) and Elsie A. Martinson (1908-1996). Elsie was the daughter of Swedish immigrants John Martinson (1865-1945) and Amanda Christina (1869-1924). BTW Lillian Glassel, the Jewish great-grandmother from New Jersey’s parents Simon Glassel and Fanny Rosenkrox were from Hungary.

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