Birth Name: Rosanna Jeanne Reardon
Place of Birth: Seattle, Washington, U.S.
Date of Birth: June 8, 1985
*father – German, Irish, Dutch, English, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, Scottish, small amounts of Belgian Flemish, Cornish, Swedish, Swiss-German, and Welsh
*mother – Croatian, Italian
Rosanna Pansino is an American baker, actress, author, singer, and YouTuber.
Rosanna is the daughter of Jean/Jeanne and Michael Reardon. Her stage surname, Pansino, is taken from her maternal grandmother.
A 23andMe DNA test whose results Rosanna displayed on YouTube stated that her genetic ancestry is:
——–*18.9% French & German
——–*16.5% British & Irish
——–*9.5% Eastern European (Slovenia)
——–*9.2% Balkan (Croatia)
——–*10.2% Broadly Southern European
——–*8.1% Broadly Northwestern European
——–*9.0% Broadly European
Rosanna’s patrilineal ancestry can be traced back to her third great-grandfather, Daniel Reardon.
Rosanna’s paternal grandfather was William Albert Reardon (the son of Frederick Mark “Fred” Reardon and Lulu G. Hadley/McGuire). William was born in Kanopolis, Kansas. Frederick was of Irish descent, and was the son of James Reardon and Mary Anna Lyden. Lulu was the daughter of a Kansan man surnamed McGuire, and of Margaret A. “Maggie” Hadley. Margaret’s paternal sixth great-grandmother, Jane, was a Passamaquoddy Native American, from the Sandusky tribe.
Rosanna’s paternal grandmother was Mavis Vernell Lukert (the daughter of Harvey Edwin Lukert and Blanche Ione Miller). Mavis was born in Sabetha, Kansas. Harvey was the son of a German emigrant, Johann Georg Luckert (later John George Lukert), of Waiblingen, Württemberg (now part of Baden-Württemberg), and of Myrtle Emma Geiger. Blanche was the daughter of Robert Franklin Miller and Elmyra Ann Babst. Robert’s twice maternal seventh great-grandmother, Ack Toch (baptized Lysbet/Lysette), was a Mohawk Native American, from the Caniachkoo Turtle Clan.
Rosanna’s maternal grandfather was Albert Henry Stimac (the son of Stjepan “Steve” Štimac and Katherine Margaret “Kate” Sterbenz). Albert was born in Nashwauk, Minnesota. Steve was a Croatian emigrant, from Malo Selo, Delnice, Primorje-Gorski Kotar County, and was the son of Stjepan “Steve” Štimac and Franka “Fannie” Štimac. Katherine was the daughter of Croatian emigrants, Josip Šterbenc (later Joseph “Joe” Sterbenz) and Katarina Prebilić (later Katherine “Kattie” Prebilich).
Rosanna’s maternal grandmother was Jean Lena Pansino (the daughter of Nicola “Nick” Pansino and Filomen “Mayme” Codute). Jean was born in Nashwauk, Minnesota. Nick was an Italian emigrant, from Sambiase (now part of Lamezia Terme), Catanzaro, and was the son of Domenico Pansino and Angela Maria Renda. Mayme was the daughter of Italian emigrants, Pasquale Codute and Maria Mansuela.
Marriage record of Rosanna Pansino – https://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov
Divorce record of Rosanna Pansino – https://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov
Marriage record of Rosanna’s parents – https://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov
Genealogy of Rosanna’s paternal grandfather, William Albert Reardon – https://www.familysearch.org
Genealogy of Rosanna’s paternal grandmother, Mavis Vernell (Luckert) Reardon – https://www.familysearch.org
Obituary of Rosanna’s maternal grandfather, Albert Henry Stimac – http://www.hibbingmn.com
Rosanna’s maternal grandmother, Jean Lena Pansino, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Obituary of Rosanna’s maternal grandmother, Jean Lena (Pansino) Stimac – https://www.legacy.com