Max Schneider

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Schneider in 2013, photo by PrPhotos

Birth Name: Maxwell George Schneider

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

Date of Birth: June 21, 1992

Ethnicity:
*Ashkenazi Jewish (father)
*Irish, German, English (mother, who converted to Judaism)

Max Schneider, also known as MAX and MΛX, is an American singer, songwriter, actor, dancer, and model.

His father is from an Ashkenazi Jewish family. His mother has Irish, German, and English ancestry, and converted to Judaism. Max was raised Jewish. He discusses his religious upbringing here and here.

Max’s maternal grandfather was named Robert E. Welty.

Max’s maternal grandmother was Georgann “George” Potts (the daughter of Delmon/Delmar Potts and Henrietta George Ann Towery). Max’s grandmother Georgann was born in Indiana. Delmon was the son of Thomas Potts and Surelda Frances Ashbrook. Henrietta was the daughter of George K. Towery and Sarah A.

Sources: Genealogy of Max’s maternal grandmother, Georgann “George” Potts (focusing on her father’s side) – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com

Genealogy of Max’s maternal grandmother, Georgann “George” Potts (focusing on her mother’s side) – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com

Max’s maternal grandmother, Georgann “George” Potts, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

Obituary of Max’s maternal grandmother, Georgann “George” (Potts) Welty – http://www.veronews.com

9 Responses

  1. lelo4 says:

    He looks Mesopotamian/Assyrian/Iraqi

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