Birth Name: Penelope Scotland Disick
Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish, Armenian, German, English, as well as Scottish, Irish, and Dutch
Penelope’s aunts and uncles are Kim Kardashian, Khloé Kardashian, Rob Kardashian, Kendall Jenner, and Kylie Jenner, all of whom are television personalities. Her cousin is North West, who is Kim’s daughter.
A 23andMe DNA test whose results were displayed on the show Keeping Up with the Kardashians (2018) stated that Penelope’s mother Kourtney’s and aunt Khloé’s genetic ancestry is:
*41.6% Middle Eastern & North African
The test also evidently stated that the Kardashians have a fraction of Native American DNA, presumably under .4% in Khloé’s case, given her 58% European and 41.6% Middle Eastern results.
Penelope’s paternal grandfather was Jeffrey Disick (the son of David Disick and Shirley Krasnoff). David was born in New York, to Russian Jewish parents, Elias Disick and Mollie/Melia Nejinsky. Shirley was also of Russian Jewish descent, the daughter of Irving Krasnoff and Minnie Odsess.
Penelope’s paternal grandmother was named Bonnie Ann Waldman (the daughter of Regina A.).
Penelope’s maternal grandfather was Robert Kardashian, a lawyer (the son of Arthur Kardashian and Helen Jean Arakelian). Robert was born in California, and was of Armenian descent. Arthur was the son of Tatos Saghatel “Thomas” Kardashian and Hamas “Hanna” Shakarian. Helen was the daughter of John Arakel Mgrditchian Arut Arakelian and Vartanoosh/Rose Miroyan/Mirayan.
Penelope’s maternal grandmother is Kris Jenner, a socialite (born Kristen Mary Houghton, the daughter of Robert True Houghton and Mary Gorden/Jo Campbell). Kris was born in California, and has English, Scottish, Irish, German, Dutch ancestry. Robert was the son of True Otis Houghton and Mary Lee Pickens. Penelope’s great-grandmother Mary Gorden/Jo is the daughter of Gorden/Gordon Lowe Campbell and Lou Ethel Wyatt.
Sources: Genealogy of Penelope Disick – https://www.geni.com
Obituary of Penelope’s paternal great-grandmother, Regina A. Schreiber – http://www.legacy.com
Genealogy of Penelope’s mother (through her mother’s sister, Kim Kardashian) – http://famouskin.com
Obituary of Penelope’s maternal great-grandfather, Arthur Kardashian – http://www.findagrave.com
Obituary of Penelope’s maternal great-grandmother, Helen Jean (Arakelian) Kardashian – http://www.findagrave.com
Penelope’s maternal great-great-grandmother, Lou Ethel Wyatt, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Genealogy of Penelope’s maternal great-great-great-grandmother, Mary Tiny VanZandt/Van Zandt – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com
Genealogies of Penelope’s maternal great-great-great-great-grandparents, Jacob James VanZandt/Van Zandt and Margaret Elizabeth Magee – https://www.ancestry.co.uk