Birth Name: Noah Cameron Schnapp
Place of Birth: New York City, New York, U.S.
Date of Birth: October 3, 2004
Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish, Sephardi Jewish
Noah Schnapp is an American actor. He is known for starring as Will Byers on Stranger Things, and for his roles in the films The Peanuts Movie, as the voice of Charlie Brown, Waiting for Anya, Abe, Hubie Halloween, and The Tutor.
He grew up in Scarsdale, New York. He was raised in Reform Judaism. His parents, Karine and Mitchell Schnapp, are from Montréal, Québec, Canada. His father is Ashkenazi, with Russian Jewish ancestry, and his mother is Sephardi, of Moroccan Jewish descent, with roots in Rabat.
Noah was Bar Mitzvah in Israel.
Noah’s paternal grandfather is David Schnapp (the son of Moe Schnapp and Bertha Rothberg). Bertha is the daughter of Louis Rothberg.
Noah’s paternal grandmother is Donna Wexler (the daughter of Jack Wexler and Belle/Bella Brisk).
Noah’s maternal grandfather was named Maurice Perez (the son of Avraham Perez and Iza).
Noah’s maternal grandmother is named Lorraine.
Sources: Interview with Noah Schanpp – https://jewishjournal.com
Obituary of Noah’s paternal great-grandmother, Bertha (Rothberg) Winikoff-Schnapp – http://www.legacy.com
Obituary of Noah’s paternal great-grandmother, Belle (Brisk) Wexler – http://www.legacy.com