Kyrsten Sinema, U.S. Senator

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Kyrsten Lea Sinema

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Birthplace: Tucson, Pima County, Arizona, United States
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About Kyrsten Sinema, U.S. Senator

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kyrsten_Sinema

Kyrsten Lea Sinema (/ˈkɪərstən ˈsɪnəmə/; born July 12, 1976) is an American politician serving as the senior United States Senator from Arizona since 2019.

From http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=S001191

... born in Tucson, Pima County, Ariz., July 12, 1976; B.A., Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah; M.S., Arizona State University, Tempe, Ariz., 1999; J.D., Arizona State University, Tempe, Ariz., 2004; Ph.D., Arizona State University, Tempe, Ariz., 2012; social worker; lawyer, private practice; adjunct professor; unsuccessful candidate to the Arizona state house of representatives in 2002; member of the Arizona state house of representatives, 2004-2010; member of the Arizona state senate, 2010-2012; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Thirteenth and to the succeeding Congress (January 3, 2013-present).


She is of Frisian descent and her patrilineal line can be traced back up 19 generations to Sywvol Zennema who was born in the village of Heeg, Netherlands in 1425. She is also of Danish descent through Peter Nielsen.

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  • A ‘bootstraps’ story like no other: Kyrsten Sinema lived in a shuttered country store and gas station. Now she’s running for Senate. By Amy Gardner, Sean Sullivan, Alice Crites August 30, 2018 at 11:31 AM link
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Kyrsten Sinema, U.S. Senator's Timeline

1976
July 12, 1976
Tucson, Pima County, Arizona, United States