Birth Name: Carisa Zhavia Vercetti/Ward
Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Date of Birth: March 6, 2001
Ethnicity: Mexican, English, Scottish, possibly Italian, other
Zhavia Ward is an American singer and songwriter. She is also known simply as Zhavia. She is the daughter of singer, hairstyler, and model Bobbi Jo Black.
She has stated that she is of Chiricahua Apache Native American ancestry. It is not clear if this Native American ancestry has been verified/documented.
Zhavia’s maternal grandmother is Barbara Jean “Bobbi” Baca (the daughter of Trinidad J. Baca/Bacca and Barbara Jean Stewart). Zhavia’s grandmother Barbara was born in Colorado, and had deep Mexican/Hispanic roots in New Mexico. Trinidad was the son of Jose Lorenzo Baca and Marcelina Martinez. Zhavia’s great-grandmother Barbara was the daughter of Ernest Francis Stewart and Barbara Mestas.