Birth Name: Melissa Peregrym
Place of Birth: Montréal, Québec, Canada
Date of Birth: June 16, 1982
Ethnicity: Rusyn, English, Scottish, French-Canadian
Missy Peregrym is a Canadian actress and model.
She is the daughter of Vanessa and The Rev. Darrell Peregrym, a Pentecostal minister. She is married to Australian actor Tom Oakley, with whom she has two children.
Missy’s paternal grandfather is Steve Peregrym (the son of Semen/Samuel Peregrym and Maria Papach). Semen was a minister who practiced Ukrainian Pentecostalism. Semen and Maria were from Małopolska, Poland, and were likely of Rusyn ethnicity. Semen was the son of Wasyl Peregrym.
Missy’s paternal grandmother is Joan Ashton (the daughter of Clayton William Francis Ashton and Katherine Christina Macnab). Clayton was the son of Duncan Alexander Ashton, whose father was English, and of Mary Walter, whose parents were English. Katherine was the daughter of Gordon Alexander MacNab and Katherine Annie Morrison.
Missy’s maternal grandfather’s surname was Paradis.