Birth Name: Ronald Dion DeSantis
Place of Birth: Jacksonville, Florida, U.S.
Date of Birth: September 14, 1978
Ron DeSantis is an American attorney, naval officer, and politician. A Republican, he has been Governor of Florida, since January 8, 2019. He was previously a Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Florida, from January 3, 2013 to September 10, 2018.
Ron is the son of Karen (Rogers) and Ronald DeSantis. He is married to news and conversation television show host Casey DeSantis, with whom he has two children.
DeSantis’ paternal grandfather was Daniel DeSantis (the son of Nicola DeSantis and Maria Nolfi). Maria was from Bugnara, Abruzzo.
Ron’s maternal grandfather was Philip Rogers (the son of Antonio Rogers/Ruggiero and Rosina Storti). Antonio was born in St. Cosmo-Damiano, Caserta, Campania, Italy. Rosina was born in Castelfranci, Avellino, Campania.
Ron’s maternal grandmother was Carolyn Delisio (the daughter of Robert Kresienzo Delisio and Anna DeOtto). Carolyn was born in Ohio, to Italian parents. Robert was born in Pacentro, Provincia dell’Aquila, Abruzzo.
Sources: Information about some of Ron’s family history – https://medium.com
Genealogy of Ron DeSantis – https://www.geni.com