Rob Pinkston

PASADENA – APR 28: Pinkston at the 44th Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Awards Gala at the Pasadena Civic Centerl on April 28, 2017 in Pasadena, California, photo by Joe Seer/

Birth Name: William Robert Pinkston

Place of Birth: Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.

Date of Birth: January 30, 1988

*father – English, Scottish, distant Welsh and French
*mother – Cuban, possibly other

Rob Pinkston is an American actor. He is known for his work on the series Punk’d and sitcom Declassified School Survival Guide.

Rob’s paternal grandfather was William Robert Pinkston (the son of William Robert Pinkston and Martha Lois Brightwell). Rob’s grandfather William was born in Georgia. Rob’s great-grandfather William was born in Georgia, the son of Emmett Eugene Pinkston and Alice Willa Henry. Martha was born in Georgia, the daughter of Samuel Oscar Brightwell and Mamie I. Vera Nicholson.

Rob’s paternal grandmother is named Jane Horne (the daughter of James Anderson Horne and Marie Moon). James was born in Alabama, the son of James Bennett Horne and Margaret Johnston. Marie was born in Georgia, the daughter of Ezra Sylvanus Moon and Fannie Mae Reynolds.

Rob’s maternal grandfather was Philip Palmeiro (the son of Felix Palmeiro and Carmen Hernandez). Philip was born in Florida. Felix was born in Florida, to parents from Cuba, José Palmeiro/Palmero and Ana Maria Torres. Carmen was born in Florida, the daughter of Francisco Hernandez y Ortega, who was Cuban, and of Obdulia Villareal, whose parents were Cuban.

Rob’s maternal grandmother was named Ida Mary.

Sources: Obituary of Rob’s paternal grandfather, William Robert Pinkston –

Obituary of Rob’s paternal great-grandmother, Marie (Moon) Horne –

Obituary of Rob’s maternal grandfather, Philip Palmeiro –

Obituary of Rob’s maternal grandmother, Ida Mary Palmeiro –

Pinkston in 2011, image via kathclick/

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