Birth Name: Shiva Rose Afshar
Place of Birth: Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California, United States
Date of Birth: February 8, 1969
*father – Iranian
*mother – Irish, Ashkenazi Jewish, Welsh
Shiva Rose is an American actress, activist, and blogger. She owns a natural beauty product line. She has also been billed as Shiva Rose McDermott.
Shiva is the daughter of Carol June and Parviz Gharib-Afshar. Her father is Iranian. Her mother has Irish, Welsh, and one quarter Ashkenazi Jewish, ancestry.
She has two children with her former husband, actor Dylan McDermott.
Shiva’s maternal grandfather was named Glenn Ward.
Shiva’s maternal grandmother was Rose Marie/Rosamarie Beerman/Beermann (the daughter of Gustave/Gustav W. Beerman and Mary Edith Griffeth/Griffith/Griffiths). Rose was born in California. Gustave was born in California, the son of Jewish emigrants, Adolph/Adolf Beermann, from Schweringen, Lower Saxony, Germany, and Rosalie Weisskopf, who was born in Kassejowitz, Bohemia. Shiva’s great-grandmother Edith was born in Montana, to a father from Wales and a mother from Iowa.
Sources: Genealogy of Shiva’s maternal grandmother, Rose Marie/Rosamarie Beerman/Beermann (focusing on her own father’s side) – https://www.geni.com
Obituary of Shiva’s maternal grandmother, Rose Marie/Rosamarie (Beerman/Beermann) Ward – http://www.legacy.com
Genealogy of Shiva’s maternal great-grandfather, Gustave/Gustav W. Beerman – https://www.findagrave.com
Shiva’s maternal great-grandfather, Gustave/Gustav W. Beerman, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Her birth date is February 8, 1969. Her parents are Carol June (Ward) Parviz Gharib-Afshar.
Shiva’s maternal grandparents were Glenn Ward and Rosamarie Beerman/Beermann (the daughter of Gustave Beerman and Mary Edith Griffeth/Griffiths). Gustave was the son of Adolf Beermann and Rosalie Weisskopf (the daughter of Philipp Weisskopf and Marie Bayer). Marie’s parents were Jakob Bayer and Fanny Reich.
Gustave was born in California, to a father from Lower Saxony, Germany, and a mother from the Czech Republic or Romania. Edith was born in Montana, to a father from Wales and a mother from Iowa.
She was previously married to Dylan McDermott (http://ethnicelebs.com/dylan-mcdermott).
Obituary of Shiva’s maternal grandmother – http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/mercurynews/obituary.aspx?pid=158497381
Shiva’s maternal great-grandfather, Gustave Beerman, on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XCFY-W7Q
Shiva’s maternal great-grandparents –