Birth Name: Joelene K. Blalock
Place of Birth: San Diego, California, United States
Date of Birth: March 5, 1975
Ethnicity: English, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, Irish, likely around 7/32 Mexican, distant French
Jolene Blalock is an American film and television actress and model. She is known for playing the Vulcan T’Pol on the UPN science fiction series Star Trek: Enterprise.
Jolene is married to entertainment CEO Michael Rapino, with whom she has three children.
Jolene’s paternal grandfather likely was Homer Leroy Blalock (the son of Charles F. Blalock and Lillie Jane Linthicum). Homer was born in Illinois. Charles was the son of Napoleon Blalock and Elizabeth Brown. Lillie was the daughter of William Evret Linthicum and Harriette Jane Hammack.
Jolene’s paternal grandmother likely was Mary Tiofila Gonzalez (the daughter of Nicolas Santillan Gonzalez and María del Cármen Dehesa Briones). Mary was born in California, the daughter of Mexican parents. Nicolas was born in Puerto de Manzanilla, Colima, the son of Modesto Gonzalez and Teofila Santillan. Cármen was born in Orizaba, Veracruz, the daughter of Francisco Dehesa Mendez and Felicitas Bernet Limon, whose own father was from Toulouse, France.
Jolene’s maternal grandfather’s surname is Rogers.