Sarah Rafferty

People's Choice Awards 2016 - Arrivals

Rafferty in 2016, photo by Prphotos.com

Birth Name: Sarah Gray Rafferty

Place of Birth: New Canaan, Connecticut, U.S.

Date of Birth: December 6, 1972

Ethnicity: Irish, German, possibly other

Sarah Rafferty is an American television and film actress. She is known for her role as Donna on the USA Network legal drama Suits.

Sarah is the daughter of Mary and Michael Rafferty. She is married to Aleksanteri Olli-Pekka Seppälä, with whom she has two children. Aleksanteri is of Finnish descent. Her cousin is politician Colin Bonini.

Sarah’s paternal grandfather was Michael Griffin Rafferty, Sr. (the son of Charles Henry Rafferty and Julia Griffin). Sarah’s grandfather Michael was born in Pennsylvania. Charles was the son of James Rafferty and Margaret Clark.

Sarah’s paternal grandmother is named Barbara Flaherty.

Sarah’s maternal grandfather was Rupert Hermes Friday (the son of John Aloysius Friday and Anna/Ann Mary Hermes). Rupert was of German descent. John was the son of John Henry Friday and Frances/Francisca Fuches/Fuchs. Anna was the daughter of Peter Hermes and Anna Mary Rupert.

Sarah’s maternal grandmother was Mary Lee McAllister (the daughter of Richard McAllister and Marjorie Casey).

Source: http://www.todayfm.com

2 Responses

  1. bablah says:

    Her cousin is politician Colin Bonini
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colin_Bonini

    Sarah’s paternal grandfather was Michael Griffin Rafferty, Sr. (the son of Charles Henry Rafferty and Julia Griffin). Michael was born in Pennsylvania. Charles was th son of Son of James Rafferty and Margaret Clark.

  2. andrew says:

    the surname “McAllister” is usually Scottish and “Friday” is English.

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