She is managed by her father, Matthew Knowles, and has released two albums, , in addition to writing a number of songs for other artists.In 2004, she married Daniel Smith and gave birth to a son, Daniel Julez J Smith, which prompted the couple to move to Idaho.Her mother, Claire Marie (Stoermer), who is white, has German, Irish, English, and Scottish ancestry.Her name, “Zendaya”, comes from the word “Tendai”/”Tendayi”, which means “to give thanks” in Shona, a South Western African language common in Zimbabwe and southern Zambia.Once again, time on the clock was ticking away and Maisie Williams was taking an eternity to get herself ready.Of the few, and I do mean very few, drawbacks to dating a celebrity, one of them was that every social outing required several hours of preparation, moreso than even the most vain, average female citizen.Thelma was the daughter of Joseph William Kelly and Ella Sparling.A picture of Zendaya with her parents Sources: Video of Zendaya and her parents talking about their ancestry – of Zendaya (focusing on her mother’s side) – of Zendaya’s maternal grandfather, Phillip Hilary Stoermer – maternal great-grandfather, Fritz Hillary Stoermer, on the 1920 U. Census – https://Zendaya’s maternal great-great-grandfather, Henry Stoermer, on the 1880 U. Census – https://Zendaya’s maternal great-great-great-grandmother, Ellen Grandona, on the 1860 U. Census – https://Her dad is African American, but to those saying he’s Ghanaian, are mistaken.
Zendaya’s maternal grandmother was Daphne Carol Whitelaw (the daughter of Douglas William Walker Whitelaw and Thelma Ray Kelly). Douglas was the son of Harry Tulloch Whitelaw and Agnes Drummond.
All Tom could do was feed into her ego, to nourish it and pretend it wasn’t a strange, new world to him – at first, anyway.
Eventually her attitude and ego grew to be very endearing to him, and her confidence and willingness to show off – especially in bed – pleased him to no end.
Zendaya’s maternal grandfather was Phillip Hilary Stoermer (the son of Fritz Hillary Stoermer and Marian Elizabeth Peir).
Fritz was the son of Henry Stoermer and Etta Tyler Fritz.