Ximena Navarrete

Navarrete in 2011, photo by Denis Makarenko/bigstock.com

Birth Name: Jimena Navarrete Rosete

Place of Birth: Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico

Date of Birth: 22 February, 1988

Ethnicity: Mexican [Spanish, as well as Indigenous, small amount of African], and one sixteenth British Isles [English, distant Irish]

Ximena Navarrete is a Mexican actress, television host, model, and beauty queen. She was crowned Miss Universe 2010.

Ximena is the daughter of dentist Carlos Navarrete Salmón and Gabriela Rosete Riestra. She is married to Juan Carlos Valladares Eichelmann.

A 23andMe DNA test taken by Ximena stated that her genetic ancestry is:

*65% European
*32% Native American/East Asian
*3% Sub-Saharan African

Her maternal lineage is haplogroup J. She has roots in the region known as the Franco-Cantabrian, which is in northern Spain and southwestern France.

Ximena’s paternal grandfather was lawyer José Ramón Navarrete Riggen (the son of Ramón Navarrete Varela and María Guadalupe Riggen y Santa María). Ximena’s grandfather Ramón was born in Guadalajara, Jalisco. Ximena’s great-grandfather Ramón was the son of José Pablo Navarrete Camarena and Abundia Gabriela Varela Gutiérrez. Guadalupe was the daughter of an American dentist, William Henry Riggen (or Guillermo Enrique Riggen Wren), of Mount Sterling, Kentucky, and of María Guadalupe Santa María Miranda.

Ximena’s paternal grandmother was Alicia Salmón Quiroz (the daughter of Jesús Salmón Arana and Emma Guadalupe Quiroz Reyes). Alicia was born in Torreón, Coahuila. Jesús was the son of Jesús Salmón Quiñones and María Isabel Valentina Gil de Arana y Almada. Emma was the daughter of Ángel Fabián Quiroz Gil and María del Refugio de Jesús Reyes Ruiz.

Ximena’s maternal grandfather was Sergio Rosete Martínez (the son of José Rosete Puente and María Martínez). Sergio was born in Guadalajara, Jalisco. José was the son of Sabás Rosete Cardiel and María Concepción Puente Hernández.

Ximena’s maternal grandmother has the surnames Riestra Ramírez (the daughter of parents surnamed Riestra and Ramírez).

Sources: Marriage record of Ximena’s paternal grandparents, José Ramón Navarrete Riggen and Alicia Salmón Quiroz – https://www.familysearch.org

Marriage record of Ximena’s paternal great-grandparents, Ramón Navarrete Varela and María Guadalupe Riggen y Santa María – https://www.familysearch.org

Marriage record of Ximena’s paternal great-great-grandparents, José Pablo Navarrete Camarena and Abundia Gabriela Varela Gutiérrez – https://www.familysearch.org

Baptismal record of Ximena’s paternal great-great-grandfather, José Pablo Navarrete Camarena – https://www.familysearch.org

Baptismal record of Ximena’s paternal great-great-grandmother, Abundia Gabriela Varela Gutiérrez – https://www.familysearch.org

Birth record of Ximena’s paternal great-grandmother, María Guadalupe Riggen y Santa María – https://www.familysearch.org

Baptismal record of Ximena’s paternal great-grandmother, María Guadalupe Riggen y Santa María – https://www.familysearch.org

Marriage records of Ximena’s paternal great-great-grandparents, William Henry Riggen and María Guadalupe Santa María Miranda – https://www.familysearch.org (presentation copy)
https://www.familysearch.org (civil copy)
https://www.familysearch.org (church copy)

Baptismal record of Ximena’s paternal great-great-grandfather, William Henry Riggen – https://www.familysearch.org

Birth records of Ximena’s paternal grandmother, Alicia Salmón Quiroz – https://www.familysearch.org
https://www.familysearch.org

Baptismal record of Ximena’s paternal grandmother, Alicia Salmón Quiroz – https://www.familysearch.org

Marriage records of Ximena’s paternal great-grandparents, Jesús Salmón Arana and Emma Guadalupe Quiroz Reyes – https://www.familysearch.org (presentation copy)
https://www.familysearch.org (civil copy)

Birth record of Ximena’s paternal great-grandfather, Jesús Salmón Arana – https://www.familysearch.org

Marriage records of Ximena’s paternal great-great-grandparents, Jesús Salmón Quiñones and María Isabel Valentina Gil de Arana y Almada – https://www.familysearch.org (presentation copy)
https://www.familysearch.org (civil copy)

Baptismal record of Ximena’s paternal great-great-grandmother, María Isabel Valentina Gil de Arana y Almada – https://www.familysearch.org

Marriage record of Ximena’s paternal great-great-grandparents, Ángel Fabián Quiroz Gil and María del Refugio de Jesús Reyes Ruiz – https://www.familysearch.org

Baptismal record of Ximena’s paternal great-great-grandfather, Ángel Fabián Quiroz Gil – https://www.familysearch.org

Birth record of Ximena’s paternal great-great-grandmother, María del Refugio de Jesús Reyes Ruiz – https://www.familysearch.org

Baptismal record of Ximena’s paternal great-great-grandmother, María del Refugio de Jesús Reyes Ruiz – https://www.familysearch.org

Death record of Ximena’s maternal great-grandfather, José Rosete Puente – https://www.familysearch.org

Marriage records of Ximena’s maternal great-great-grandparents, Sabás Rosete Cardiel and María Concepción Puente Hernández – https://www.familysearch.org (presentation copy)
https://www.familysearch.org (civil copy)

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12 Responses

  1. Manila says:

    Ximena is the daughter of dentist Carlos Navarrete and Gabriela Rosete Riestra.

    Ximena is married to Juan Carlos Valladares Eichelmann.

    A 23andMe DNA test taken by Ximena stated that her genetic ancestry is:
    65% European
    32% Native American/East Asian
    3% Sub-Saharan African

    Her maternal lineage is haplogroup J. Her roots lie in the region known as the Franco-Cantabrian, which is in northern Spain and southwestern France. https://web.archive.org/web/20131023060552/http://quo.mx/2012/05/30/plus/la-genetica-tras-la-belleza-de-ximena

  2. follers says:

    Ethnic, is there a picture, please? And can you approve madman’s comment on feedback. I finished tagging them all.

  3. xteena says:

    her second surname Rosette is of French origin

  4. Ñaca says:

    Native Indian+Spanish=Mexican

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