Birth Name: Mark Daniel Ronson
Place of Birth: Hampstead, London, England
Date of Birth: 4 September, 1975
Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish
Mark Ronson is a British musician, DJ, singer, and producer. He is a son of Laurence Ronson, a businessman, and Ann Dexter-Jones, a socialite and writer. He is a brother of musician Samantha Ronson and fashion designer Charlotte Ronson. His uncle (father’s brother) is businessman Gerald Ronson. Mark is married to French model Joséphine de La Baume.
Mark’s parents are both Jewish (their families were from Russia, Ukraine, Lithuania, and Austria). Mark had a Bar Mitzvah ceremony.
Mark’s paternal grandfather was Henry Ronson (born Henry Aaronson/Aronson, the son of Marks Aaronson and Rebecca). Henry’s family were Russian Jews.
Mark’s paternal grandmother was Sarah/Sadie Raine (the daughter of Louis Raine, born Leib Shimelevich Davidovich Rein, and of Khaia/Fanny Genekhovna Stein). Sarah’s parents were Jewish immigrants from Ukraine/Russia. Khaia was the daughter of Rav Henoch Stein and Chana Marla/Malka.
Mark’s maternal grandfather was Frederick/Fred Deutsch/Deutscher (later “Dexter”). Frederick was an Austrian Jew, born in Vienna, Austria.
Mark’s maternal grandmother was Judith Lurie (the daughter of Abraham Lurie and Chana/Annie/Hannah Hoffenberg). Judith was born in Edinburgh, Scotland, to Jewish parents, from the Russian Empire. Abraham was the son of Mordechai Lurie and Chaya Yehudit Galinski. Chana was from Lithuania, the daughter of Isaac Hoffenberg and Scheine Freide Rom, from Vilna. Chana’s sister, Nechama, was the paternal grandmother of Sir Malcolm Rifkind, a Conservative politician, making Mark and Sir Malcolm second cousins, once removed.
Source: Genealogy of Mark Ronson – https://www.geni.com
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