Josh Kiszka

Kiszka in 2018, photo by kathclick/

Birth Name: Joshua Michael Kiszka

Place of Birth: Frankenmuth, Michigan, U.S.

Date of Birth: April 23, 1996

*father – Polish, Moravian Czech
*mother – English, German, Scottish, Swiss-German, distant Dutch

Josh Kiszka is an American singer. He is the lead singer of rock band Greta Van Fleet. His brothers, Jake Kiszka, who is his twin, and Sam Kiszka, are also members of the band.

Josh’s paternal grandfather was Frank Kiszka (the son of George Kiszka and Mary Theresa Lanczek). Frank was born in Michigan, to Polish parents, from Galicia.

Josh’s paternal grandmother was Lillian Zalesak (the daughter of George Zalesak and Marie Marek). Lillian was born in Michigan, to Moravian Czech parents.

Josh’s maternal grandfather was Ronald Keith “Ron” Wilson (the son of William Ervin Wilson and Chrystal/Crystal Missouri Berry). Ronald was born in Stanford, Kentucky. William was the son of Joshua Wilson and Mary Zella Sowders. Chrystal was the daughter of Alfonzo Stanley Berry and Orithia Jesse Warfield.

Josh’s maternal grandmother is named Elizabeth “Betsy.”

Source: Obituary of Josh’s maternal grandfather, Ronald Keith “Ron” Wilson –

6 Responses

  1. peekaboo mewmew-ricans mutts with no race says:

    He’s mainly Semitic, Turkish and Iranian doesn’t have the Euro face.

  2. Erik1714 says:

    The obituary of the Kiszka brothers’ paternal great-aunt (Lillian’s sister):

    Josh’s paternal grandmother is Lillian Zalesak (the daughter of George Zalesak and Marie Marek). Lillian was born in Michigan. George and Marie were Czech emigrants from Moravia.

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