Rachelle Lefevre

Lefevre in 2018, photo by Prphotos

Birth Name: Rachelle Marie Lefevre

Place of Birth: Montréal, Québec, Canada

Date of Birth: February 1, 1979

Ethnicity:
*French, Irish (father)
*Ashkenazi Jewish (mother)

Rachelle Lefevre is a Canadian actress. She played Victoria in the first two Twilight films.

Rachelle is the daughter of Esther Riva (Gerlovin) and Alan Lefevre. Her father was of Irish and French descent. Her mother was Jewish (of Russian Jewish descent). Rachelle’s stepfather was a rabbi. Rachel self-identifies as Jewish.

She has stated that her paternal grandmother was from Northern Ireland. She expressed an interest in obtaining a European passport, to enable her to live and work in Europe. Unfortunately, as the hospital where her grandmother was born has burned down, there are no records to let her obtain a passport.

Rachelle’s maternal grandfather was named Samuel Gerlovin.

Rachelle’s maternal grandmother was named Clara Fuchs/Fox.

Sources: http://www.rte.ie
http://www.interfaithfamily.com

Obituary of Rachelle’s maternal grandmother, Clara (Fuchs/Fox) Gerlovin – https://newspaperarchive.com

 

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10 Responses

  1. Anonymous says:

    Her wikipedia mentions that her maternal grandparents are jewish
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rachelle_Lefevre

  2. ilovemyethan says:

    dude, rockstarr, i no… she was freekin pale and de eyes mann!!!

  3. rockstarrr. says:

    She was so awesome in New Moon.

  4. ethnic says:

    That would be great Paul if you could.

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  5. Paul. says:

    Her grandmother was from Ireland. She said it in an interview about Ireland.. I’ll try and find the interview link..

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