Kersti Kaljulaid

Place of Birth: Tartu, Estonian SSR (now Estonia)

Date of Birth: 30 December, 1969

Ethnicity: Estonian

Kersti Kaljulaid is an Estonian politician. She is the President of Estonia, having served in the position, since 10 October, 2016. She is the daughter of Lindu (Raudma) and Jaak Kaljulaid. She is married to Georgi-Rene Maksimovski. She has two children with her former husband Taavi Talvik; and two children with Georgi-Rene.

Kersti’s patrilineal ancestry can be traced back to her eighth great-grandfather, Pelli Andrus, of Lümanda, Saare County.

Kersti’s paternal grandfather was Theodor Klook (later Kaljulaid, the son of Jaak Klook and Leena Lint). Theodor was born in Lümanda, Saare. Jaak was the son of Mihkel Klook and Eva Triipan. Leena was the daughter of Jaak Lint and Marris Treirat.

Kersti’s paternal grandmother was Maare Tammik (the daughter of Andrus/Andres Tammik and Melanie Reinboom). Andrus was the son of Aardu Tammik and Edo Kesküla. Melanie was the daughter of Gustav Reinboom and Miina/Melanie.

Kersti’s maternal grandfather was Ilmar Pommer (later Raudma, the son of Jaan Pommer, later Raudma, and of Johanna Marie Päss). Ilmar was born in Tartu. Jaan was the son of Hans Pommer and Liis Eisler. Johanna was the daughter of Andres Päss and Riin Tamm.

Kersti’s maternal grandmother was Alvine Kull (the daughter of Jakob Kull and Mai Sumberg). Alvine was born in Helme, Valga. Jakob was the son of Rits Kull and Lotta Peterson. Mai was the daughter of Jaak Sumberg and Ann Märtson.

Kersti’s matrilineal ancestry can be traced back to her third great-grandmother, Reet (1805 – 31 March 1873).

Source: Genealogy of Kersti Kaljulaid – https://www.geni.com

2 Responses

  1. Manila says:

    Theodor was born in Lümanda, Saare.

    Kersti’s great-grandfather Andrus/Andres was the son of Aardu Tammik and Edo Kesküla. Melanie’s maiden surname is Reinboom, and was the daughter of Gustav Reinboom and Miina/Melanie.

    Ilmar was born in Tartu.

    Alvi was born in Helme, Valga.

  2. Manila says:

    She has started serving her term on 10 October 2016.

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