Langston Fishburne

Place of Birth: Brooklyn, New York City, New York, U.S.

Date of Birth: February 29, 1988

*father – African-American
*mother – African-Bahamian, African-Trinidadian, possibly European

Langston Fishburne is an American actor and ballet dancer.

He is the son of actors Laurence Fishburne and Hajna O. Moss.

Langston’s paternal grandfather was Laurence John Fishburne (likely the son of Laurence Fishburne and Alethia/Alethea Burns/Burnick). Langston’s grandfather Laurence was born in New York. Langston’s great-grandfather Laurence was the son of John Fishburne/Fishbourne and Daisy Patrick. Alethia was the daughter of Ernest Burns/Burnick and Blanche White.

Langston’s paternal grandmother was named Hattie Bell Crawford.

Langston’s maternal grandfather was Charles Edward Moss (the son of Bruce Stanley Bethell and Leonora Louisetta Lola Moss). Charles was born in Nassau, Bahamas. Bruce was the son of Walter Ferdinand Bethell and Emma Olivia Frances McPherson, who was born in Jamaica, of Bahamian descent. Leonora was the daughter of William A. Moss and Clara Clemantine Toote.

Langston’s maternal grandmother was Eldica Theresa Austin (the daughter of Charles Edward Austin and Pearline Zephornia Deveaux). Eldica was born in Nassau, Bahamas. Charles was born in Trinidad and Tobago, the son of James Austin. Pearline was the daughter of Simeon Colonel Deveaux.

Sources: Likely Langston’s paternal grandfather, Laurence John Fishburne, on the 1940 U.S. Census –

Genealogy of Langston’s mother (through her brother) –

Obituary of Langston’s maternal grandmother, Eldica Theresa Austin –

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