Travis Pastrana

Birth Name: Travis Alan Pastrana

Place of Birth: Annapolis, Maryland, U.S.

Date of Birth: October 8, 1983

*Puerto Rican, Swiss-German (father)

Travis Pastrana is an American professional motorsports competitor and stunt performer.

Travis’ uncle (father’s brother) is American football quarterback Alan Pastrana. Travis is married to skateboarder Lyn-Z Adams Hawkins.

Travis is the son of Deborah Ann “Debby/Debbie” Williams and Robert L. Pastrana. Travis’ father has Puerto Rican and Swiss-German roots.

Travis’ paternal grandfather was Charles Adolph Pastrana (the son of Juan/John Diaz Pastrana and Julia Miro). Travis’ grandfather Charles was born in Pennsylvania, to parents from Puerto Rico.

Travis’s paternal grandmother was Elise Ruth Buser (the daughter of Henry R. Buser, Jr. and Elyse/Elise/Elis Mohler). Travis’ grandmother Elise was born in Maryland, to parents from Switzerland.


Travis’ paternal grandfather on the 1940 U.S. Census –

Travis’ paternal grandmother on the 1940 U.S. Census –

Obituary of Travis’ paternal grandmother –

Photo by s_bukley/

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.