Birth Name: Trevor Jed Engelson
Place of Birth: Great Neck, New York, U.S.
Date of Birth: October 23, 1976
Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish
Trevor Engelson is an American film producer and literary manager.
He is the son of Leslie and David Engelson. He is married to dietician Tracey Kurland, with whom he has two children. Trevor and Tracey are Jewish.
Trevor was previously married to actress, model, and humanitarian Meghan, Duchess of Sussex.
Trevor’s paternal grandfather was Louis Engelson (later Lawrence Robert “Larry” Engelson, the son of Morris Nathan Engelson and Pauline Siskind). Louis was born in New York, to Russian Jewish parents.
Trevor’s paternal grandmother was Lillian Levin (the daughter of David Levin and Bessie Hertz). Lillian was born in New York. David was the son of Russian Jewish immigrants, Harris Levin and Beckei/Beckie Levinsky. Bessie was an Austrian Jewish immigrant, and was the daughter of Samuel Hertz and Esther “Essie” Fenical/Fenicel.
Sources: Genealogy of Trevor Engelson (focusing on his father’s side) – https://www.geni.com
Trevor’s father on the 1940 U.S. Census – https://www.familysearch.org
Birth record of Trevor’s paternal grandfather, Louis Engelson – https://www.familysearch.org
Birth record of Trevor’s paternal grandmother, Lillian Levin – https://www.familysearch.org
Obituary of Trevor’s paternal grandmother, Lillian (Levin) Engelson – http://www.nytimes.com
Marriage record of Trevor’s paternal great-grandparents, David Levin and Bessie Hertz – https://www.familysearch.org
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