Birth Name: Michael Nelson Trout
Place of Birth: Vineland, New Jersey, U.S.
Date of Birth: August 7, 1991
Ethnicity: Serbian, Czech, German, English, Irish
Mike Trout, nicknamed The Millville Meteor, is an American professional baseball player. He is a center fielder for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim of Major League Baseball (MLB).
Mike is the son of Debbie and Jeff Trout. He is married to Jessica Cox.
Mike’s patrilineal line can be traced back to Jacob Trout, who was born, c. 1801, in New Jersey.
Mike’s paternal grandfather was Nelson Leon Trout (the son of John Nelson Trout and Dorothy Cossaboon). Mike’s grandfather Nelson was born in New Jersey. John was the son of John Trout and Mary Bailey. Dorothy was the daughter of Thomas Cossaboon and Viola.
Mike’s paternal grandmother was Phyllis Ash (the daughter of Edward Grover Ash and Helen Rose). Phyllis was born in New Jersey. Edward was the son of Jesse Bennett Ash and Alice Franklin East.
Mike’s maternal grandfather was the son of Charles Busonick and Mary Ann Beck. Charles was Czech, and was the son of Charles Busonick and Elsie Cleghorn.
Mike’s maternal grandmother was Louise Zerkich (the daughter of John Zerkich and Mary Kovas). Louise was born in Michigan, to Serbian parents. John was the son of Steven Zerkich and Katie.
Source: Genealogy of Mike Trout – https://www.geni.com