Rob Astorino

Gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino

Astorino in 2014, photo by andykatz/Bigstock.com

Place of Birth: Mount Vernon, New York, U.S.

Date of Birth: May 3, 1967

Ethnicity:
*75% Italian
*25% Irish

Rob Astorino is an American politician, radio producer, and television host. A Republican, he has served as Member of the Westchester County Board of Legislators, from January 1, 2003 to December 31, 2004, and County Executive of Westchester County, from January 1, 2010 to December 31, 2017.

Rob is the son of Theresa and Robert Astorino. He is married to Sheila McCloskey, with whom he has three children.

Rob’s paternal grandfather likely was Pasquale “Patsy” Astorino (the son of Tommaso Astorino). Tommaso was the son of Antonio Astorino and Brigida Cosentino. The Astorino family was from Taverna, Province of Catanzaro, Calabria, Italy.

Rob’s paternal grandmother likely was Marjorie. Marjorie was of Irish descent.

Two of Rob’s maternal great-grandparents were Orazio Cutrone (the son of Michele Cutrone and Teodora), who was born, c. 1880, in Palo del Colle, Province of Bari, Apulia, Italy, and Agata Savarese, who likely was born, c. 1889, in Binetto, also in Province of Bari.

Sources: http://www.ourcampaigns.com
http://www.palodelcolle.net

Rob’s maternal great-grandparents, Orazio Cutrone and Agata Savarese, on the 1940 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

22 Responses

  1. bearboy says:

    I have noticed that Rob Astorino and Rick Santorum are both 75% Italian and 25% Irish and where it says celebrities with similar backgrounds it doesn’t show each other?

  2. bearboy says:

    He is part Irish.

  3. bearboy says:

    Mind sending the link where it says he is 3/4 Italian.

  4. Brobeebob90 says:

    http://www.newyorkersforgrowth.com/downloads//rob-astorino.jpg here’s a picture incase you want to add it to the profile

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