René Marie Murat Auberjonois 31st cousin 4x removed

When René Auberjonois was born in 1940, his father, Fernand, was 30 and his mother, Laure, was 27. He died in 2019 at the age of 79. His father, Swiss-born Fernand Auberjonois (1910–2004), was a Cold War-era foreign correspondent and Pulitzer Prize-nominated writer. His paternal grandfather, also named René Auberjonois, was a Swiss post-Impressionist painter.... Continue Reading →

Lebanese Druze

Lebanese Druze (Arabic: دروز لبنان‎) are Lebanese individuals that adhere considering the Druze faith, an ethno religious private group originating from the Near East who self identify as unitarians (Muwahhideen). The Lebanese Druze people are considered to constitute about 5.2 percent of a given total population of Lebanon and also have around 1.5 million members... Continue Reading →

Edward Rudolph Bradley Jr., my 13th cousin 2x removed

Edward Rudolph "Ed" Bradley, Jr. (June 22, 1941 – November 9, 2006) was an American journalist, most common for 26 years of award-winning work towards the CBS News television program 60 Minutes. During his earlier career, he also covered the fall of Saigon, was the first black television correspondent to cover up the White House,... Continue Reading →

George Burns was born Nathan Birnbaum, my 7th cousin 4x removed

George Burns is part of my Jewish roots. George Burns was born Nathan Birnbaum on January 20, 1896 in New York City, the ninth of 12 children born to Hadassah "Dorah" (née Bluth; 1857–1927) and Eliezer Birnbaum (1855–1903), known as Louis or Lippe, Jewish immigrants who had arrived at the United States from Kolbuszowa, Galicia,... Continue Reading →

Jacqueline KENNEDY ONASSIS, my 6th cousin 4x removed by marriage

Jacqueline Lee Bouvier was born in Southampton, New York City,to Wall Street stockbroker John Vernou Bouvier III (otherwise known as 'Black Jack Bouvier') and Janet Norton Lee. Jacqueline's younger sister Caroline Lee—later often known as Lee—was born in 1933. The Bouviers divorced in 1940. Janet Bouvier later married Standard Oil heir Hugh D. Auchincloss, Jr. in 1942, and had a few more children: Janet... Continue Reading →

Ben Affleck is a cousin inside my genealogical chart

Ben Affleck was born in Berkeley, California, the son of Christopher Anne "Chris" (née Boldt), a college district employee and teacher, and Timothy Byers Affleck, a drug counselor, social worker, janitor, auto mechanic, bartender, and former actor when using the Theater Company of Boston. Affleck's mother attended Harvard University and currently teaches in Cambridge Schools.... Continue Reading →

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