Birth Name: Kara Mae Royster
Place of Birth: Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, U.S.
Date of Birth: October 5, 1993
*father – African-American
*mother – French-Canadian, Irish, possibly other
Kara Royster is an American actress.
Kara’s father is professional baseball player, coach, and manager Jerry Royster. Kara has stated that she is “a mix of African American, Irish, and French Canadian.”
Kara’s paternal grandfather was named Jimmie Lee Royster.
Kara’s paternal grandmother was Bessie Mae Boyd (the daughter of Arthur Boyd and Rosa/Rosie Lee/Rosalee Norris). Bessie was born in Mississippi. Arthur was born in Mississippi. Rosa Lee was born in Mississippi, the daughter of Albert Norris and Susie Profit.
Kara’s maternal grandfather was Thomas H. Steele (the son of William Thomas Steele and Marguerite Helen Irwin). Thomas was born in Québec, Canada.
Kara’s maternal grandmother was Suzanne Lanthier (the daughter of Absolon Lanthier and Délima Levert). Suzanne was born in Québec. Absolon was born in Québec, the son of Joseph-Benjamin Lanthier and Marie Bourguignon. Délima was born in Québec, the daughter of Joseph Levert and Évangéline Charette.
Sources: Obituary of Kara’s paternal grandfather, Jimmie Lee Royster – http://legacy.com
Obituary of Kara’s paternal grandmother, Bessie Mae (Boyd) Royster – http://thompsonrosechapel.com
Obituary of Kara’s maternal grandfather, Thomas H. Steele – http://montrealgazette.remembering.ca
Genealogy of Kara’s maternal grandmother, Suzanne (Lanthier) Steele – http://nosorigines.qc.ca