Birth Name: James Richard Tatro
Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States
Date of Birth: February 16, 1992
*25% Ashkenazi Jewish (matrilineal)
Jimmy Tatro is an American actor, comedian, writer, and YouTuber. He is known for his YouTube channel LifeAccordingToJimmy. His roles include the films 22 Jump Street, Boo! A Madea Halloween, Super Troopers 2, Smallfoot, Stuber, Bad Education, The King of Staten Island, The Wolf of Snow Hollow, and The Machine, and the series American Vandal, The Real Bros of Simi Valley, The Guest Book, The Mighty Ones, Home Economics, and The Now.
Jimmy is the son of Maria and Scott Tatro. He was raised in Sherman Oaks, California.
Jimmy’s paternal grandfather was Richard David “Dick” Tatro (the son of Edward Joseph Tatro and Corinne/Carine M. Gallopini/Gallopina). Richard was born in New York. Edward was the son of David Trato/Tetreau/Tetrault, whose parents were from Iberville, Québec, Canada, and of Mathilda “Tillie” Gévrie/Javery, who was French-Canadian herself. Corinne was the daughter of Albert/Anton Gallopini, who was from Trieste, Austria, now Italy, and of Ernestine Catozzi, who was also Italian.
Jimmy’s paternal grandmother was Joan L. Martin (the daughter of Wesley Martin and Anna Fischer). Joan was born in Albany, New York. Anna’s parents were German.
Jimmy’s maternal grandfather was James Vincent Pezzulo/Pezzullo (the son of Giovanni Pezzullo and Martina Mancini). James was born in New York, to Italian parents.
Jimmy’s maternal grandmother was Maxine Dolores Deklade (the daughter of Louis Deklade and Edith Goldblatt). Maxine was born in New York, to a Jewish family. Louis was born in New York, to parents from Austria, Samuel/Max Deklade and Johanna Rink. Edith was born in New York, to parents from Austria.
Sources: Genealogy of Jimmy’s paternal grandfather, Richard David “Dick” Tatro – http://www.gazaillegenealogy.org
Obituary of Jimmy’s paternal grandfather, Richard David “Dick” Tatro – http://www.legacy.com
Jimmy’s paternal grandmother, Joan L. Martin, on the 1930 U.S. Census – http://www.familysearch.org
Obituary of Jimmy’s paternal great-aunt (grandmother’s sister) – http://www.legacy.com
Jimmy’s maternal grandmother, Maxine Deklade, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org