Birth Name: Milan Piqué Mebarak
Place of Birth: Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
Date of Birth: January 22, 2013
*father – Catalan
*mother – one half Lebanese, one half Colombian, including Spanish [Castilian, Andalusian, Aragonese, Cantabrian], Indigenous, African, Catalan, Basque, Galician, and Italian/Sicilian
Milan’s paternal grandfather is Joan Piqué Rovira (the son of parents who have the surnames Piqué and Rovira/Rovina).
Milan’s paternal grandmother is Montserrat Bernabeu Guitart (the daughter of Amador Bernabéu Bosch and Mària Montserrat Guitart i Calafell). Amador was the son of a father surnamed Bernabéu and Paquita Bosch. Milan’s great-grandmother Montserrat was the daughter of Pere Guitart i Poblet and Montserrat Calafell i Solé.
Milan’s maternal grandfather is William Alberto Mebarak Chadid (the son of Alberto Mebarak Spath and Isabel Chadid Baizer). William was born in New York City, New York, U.S. Milan’s great-grandfather Alberto was born in Cartagena, Bolívar Dept, Colombia, to Lebanese immigrants, Moisés Isaac Mebarak and Labibe Spath S., from Beirut and Zahlé, respectively. Isabel was born in Sincelejo, Sucre Dept, Colombia, to Lebanese parents, Pedro Chadid Raide and Rosa Baizer Gandur. Pedro moved to Colombia in 1895.
Milan’s maternal grandmother is Nidia del Carmen Ripoll Torrado (the daughter of Tomás Eduardo Ripoll Jiménez and Josefina Torrado Núñez). Nidia is Colombian, born in Arenosa, Colombia. Nidia’s ancestry Spanish [Castilian, Andalusian, Aragonese, Cantabrian], Indigenous, African, Catalan, Basque, Galician, and Italian/Sicilian. Tomás was the son of Cristóbal Ripoll Carrasquilla and Elena Leocadia Jiménez. Josefina was the daughter of Adriano Natividad Torrado Verjel and Mercedes Núñez.
Milan’s mother is a third cousin once removed of Internet personality Manolo González.
Sources: Genealogy of Milan Piqué – http://www.geni.com
Genealogy of Milan’s father – http://www.myheritage.com
BBC article on Milan’s mother’s Lebanese ancestry – http://news.bbc.co.uk
Baptismal record of Milan’s maternal grandfather, William Alberto Mebarak Chadid – https://familysearch.org
Baptismal record of Milan’s maternal great-grandfather, Alberto Mebarak Spath – https://familysearch.org
Confirmation record of Milan’s maternal great-grandfather, Alberto Mebarak Spath – http://www.rodriguezuribe.co
Baptismal record of Milan’s maternal great-grandmother, Isabel Chadid Baizer – https://familysearch.org
Records of some of Milan’s mother’s family – http://www.rodriguezuribe.co
Interview with Milan’s maternal grandfather, William Alberto Mebarak Chadid, about Milan’s maternal grandmother’s ancestry – http://www.lavanguardia.com
YouTube video about Milan’s mother’s Catalan ancestry – http://www.youtube.com