Imagines Maiorum - Ancestors from Campania

Ronga

VIII

Pasquale Ronca

Born:  c.1739 to Gennaro Ronca and Catarina Passaro, Napoli

Married:  Laura Buccella (b.Rotondella)

Children:  Gennaro b.1783, Angelantonio b.1788

Died:  20.11.1814, San Giacomo—am.71    

Occupation:  Calzolaio

VII-CHILDREN OF PASQUALE RONGA AND LAURA BUCCELLA                                        

Gennaro Ronga                                 

Born:  c.1783 to Pasquale Ronga and Laura Buccelli

Married:  Cristina Spina

Children:  Pasquale b.1805, Giuseppe/Nicola b.1808, Raimondo b.1815, Angelo b.1818, Rosa b.1823

Died:  21.07.1833, San Giacomo—am.36

Occupation:  Maestro calzolaio                       

Angelantonio Ronga                        

Born:  c.1788 to Pasquale Ronga and Laura Buccella, Castelnuovo

Married:  Maria Lisa 10.06.1821, San Giacomo—ama.4

Children:  Vincenzo b.1824, Francesca b.1826, Francesco b.1827, Concetta b.1830, Pasqualina b.1832,

Paolo b.1835, Carolina b.1837, Annantonia b.1840

Died:  14.12.1865, San Giacomo—am.115  

Occupation:  Calzolaio

VI-CHILDREN OF GENNARO RONGA AND CRISTINA SPINA

Pasquale Ronga

Born: 07.06.1805 to Gennaro Ronga and Cristina Spina, San Giacomo

Married:  Maria Monaco 10.04.1824, San Giacomo—ama.2

Children:  Gennaro b.1827, Francesco b.1830, Maria b.1834, Angelo b.1836, Michele b.1839, Vito b.1841

Died:  05.06.1845, San Giacomo—am.22

Occupation:  Calzolaio

Giuseppe Ronga                                

Born:  02.10.1808 to Gennaro Ronga and Cristina Spina, San Giacomo

Married(1):  Anna Maria Lisa 24.01.1835, San Giacomo—ama.1

Children:  Angela b.1836, Nicola b.1839, Giovanni b.1842, Pasquale b.1846, Carmela b.1847, Angelo

b.1850, Antonia b.1854

Married(2):  Paolina Totaro 02.10.1879,  Monte San Giacomo

Died:  09.08.1891,  Monte San Giacomo

Occupation:  Calzolaio

Nicola Ronga

Born:  02.10.1808 to Gennaro Ronga and Cristina Spina, San Giacomo

Married:  Paolina Monaco 23.09.1834, San Giacomo—ama.20

Children:  Antonio b.1835, Irena b.1841, Domanico b.1843, Pasquale b.1853

Occupation:  Contadino

Raimondo Ronca                              

Born:  02.03.1815 to Gennaro Ronga and Cristina Spina, San Giacomo—an.24

Died:  27.08.1817, San Giacomo—am.309

Angelo Raffaele Ronga                                   

Born:  17.12.1818 to Gennaro Ronga and Cristina Spina, San Giacomo—an.41  

Married:  Angela Catanea 13.10.1852, San Giacomo—ama.18

Children:  Gennaro b.1854, Giuseppe b.1856, Cristina b.1860, Antonia b.1864

Died:  16.04.1900,  Monte San Giacomo

Rosa Ronga

Born:  26.08.1823 to Gennaro Ronga and Cristina Spina, San Giacomo—an.71

Married:  Pasquale Betteglise 28.09.1848, San Giacomo—ama.23*

Died:  12.07.1900,  Monte San Giacomo 

VI-CHILDREN OF ANGELANTONIO RONGA AND MARIA LISA

Vincenzo Ronga                                

Born:  26.02.1824 to Angelantonio Ronga and Maria Di Lisa, San Giacomo—an.18

Married:  Agnese Caruso 26.11.1848, San Giacomo—ama.31

Children:  Angelo b.1855, Giuseppe b.1857, Cristina b.1859, Carmela b.1861, Francesco b.1863, Angela

b.1866, Cristina b.1868, Carolina b.1870, Francesca b.1873

Died:  05.03.1875,  Buenos Aries, Argentina, cholera

Occupation:  Sarto

Francesca Ronga                              

Born:  02.03.1826 to Angelantonio Ronga and Maria Lisa, San Giacomo—an.28

Died:  19.02.1827, San Giacomo—am.8

Francesco Ronga                              

Born:  04.12.1827 to Angelantonio Ronga and Maria Lisa, San Giacomo—an.398

Died:  05.01.1833, San Giacomo—am.4

Concetta Ronga                                 

Born:  03.04.1830 to Angelantonio Ronga and Maria Lisa, San Giacomo—an.31               

Married:  Francesco Lisa , San Giacomo—ama.7*

Pasqualina Ronga                             

Born:  09.09.1832 to Angelantonio Ronga and Maria Lisa, San Giacomo—an.35

Died:  13.03.1836, San Giacomo—am.14

Giovanni Paolo Ronga    

Born:  25.01.1835 to Angelantonio Ronga and Maria Lisa, San Giacomo—an.4

Died:  09.08.1861, San Giacomo—am.37

Occupation:  Sartore

Carolina Ronga                                 

Born:  09.10.1837 to Angelantonio Ronga and Maria Lisa, San Giacomo—an.85

Maried:  Pietro Romano 12.07.1860, San Giacomo—ama.8

Died:  10.02.1876,  Monte San Giacomo

Anna Antonia Ronga

Born:  04.06.1840 to Angelantonio Ronga and Maria Lisa, San Giacomo—an.59

Married:  Giovanni Aletta (b.Sassano) 14.03.1864, San Giacomo—ama.3

V-CHILDREN OF PASQUALE RONGA AND MARIA MONACO

Gennaro Ronga

Born:  02.06.1827 to Pasquale Ronga and Maria Monaco, San Giacomo—an.61 Ronca

Married(1):  Annamaria Romano 12.08.1852, San Giacomo—ama.9    

Married(2):  Caterina Fiorita

Died:  10.02.1897,  Monte San Giacomo

Occupation:  Calzione, contadino

Francesco Ronca                               

Born:  23.12.1830 to Pasquale Ronga and Maria Monaco, San Giacomo—an.86

Angelo Ronga

Born:  01.04.1836 to Pasquale Ronga and Maria Monaco, San Giacomo—an.58

Married:  Anna Lisa 14.10.1859, San Giacomo—ama.24

Children:  Maria b.1860, Maria b.1862, Rosa b.1866, Carmela b.1867, Pasquale b.1870, Michele b.1872,

Mariantonia b.1874, Maria b.1877, Michele b.1880, Pasquale b.1883

Died:  19.05.1888,  Napoli

Occupation:  Contadino

Michele Ronga                  

Born:  22.03.1839 to Pasquale Ronga and Maria Monaco, San Giacomo—an.36

Died:  14.08.1851, San Giacomo—am.236

Vito Ronga                         

Born:  15.06.1841 to Pasquale Ronga and Maria Monaco, San Giacomo—an.64

Died:  16.08.1841, San Giacomo—am.54

V-CHILDREN OF GIUSEPPE RONGA AND ANNA MARIA LISA

Antonio Ronca                   

Born:  22.08.1834 to Giuseppe Ronga and Anna Maria Lisa, San Giacomo—an.56

Cristina Ronga

Born:  03.10.1835 to Giuseppe Ronga and Anna Maria Lisa, Diano

Died:  06.10.1835, San Giacomo—am.42

Angela Rosa Ronga          

Born:  22.10.1836 to Giuseppe Ronga and Anna Maria Lisa, San Giacomo—an.101

Married:  Michele Sansivieri 24.04.1854, San Giacomo—ama.5*

Nicola Ronga                                     

Born:  13.02.1839 to Giuseppe Ronga and Anna Maria Lisa, San Giacomo—an.14

Married(1):  Concetta Monaco 21.04.1864, San Giacomo—ama.6

Married(2):  Filomena Moscarella (b.Padula) 18.07.1865, San Giacomo—ama.14

Children:  Maria b.1866, Mariantonia b.1869, Giuseppe b.1873

Died:  10.10.1875,  Monte San Giacomo

Occupation:  Calzolaio

Giovanni Antonio Ronga                

Born:  02.04.1842 to Giuseppe Ronga and Anna Maria Lisa, San Giacomo—an.35

Pasquale Ronga

Born:  06.03.1844 to Giuseppe Ronga and Anna Maria Lisa, San Giacomo—an.18

Died:  26.08.1864, San Giacomo—am.43

Maria Carmela Ronga    

Born:  05.04.1847 to Giuseppe Ronga and Anna Maria Lisa, San Giacomo—an.51

Angelo Ronga                    

Born:  11.05.1850 to Giuseppe Ronga and Anna Maria Lisa, San Giacomo—an.63

Died:  16.12.1850, San Giacomo—ama.74

Maria Antonia Ronga     

Born:  05.11.1854 to Giuseppe Ronga and Anna Maria Lisa, San Giacomo—an.75

V-CHILDREN OF NICOLA RONGA AND PAOLINA MONACO

Antonio Ronga                  

Born:  05.10.1835 to Nicola Ronga and Paolina Monaco, San Giacomo—an.91

Died:  07.10.1837, San Giacomo—am.191

Giuseppe Ronga                

Born:  13.03.1837 to Nicola Ronga and Paolina Monaco, San Giacomo—an.36

Died:  11.08.1838, San Giacomo—am.43

Maria Irena Ronga          

Born:  16.05.1841 to Nicola Ronga and Paolina Monaco, San Giacomo—an.55

Died:  14.08.1841, San Giacomo—am.52

Domenico Ronga                               

Born:  03.05.1843 to Nicola Ronga and Paolina Monaco, San Giacomo—an.42

Pasquale Ronga                 

Born:  18.12.1853 to Nicola Ronga and Paolina Monaco, San Giacomo—an.99

V-CHILDREN OF ANGELO RONGA AND ANGELA CATANEA

Gennaro Ronga                                 

Born:  28.06.1854 to Angelo Ronga and Angela Catanea, San Giacomo—an.55

Married:  Anna Caporrino 02.11.1879,  Monte San Giacomo

Children:  Angela b.1881, Margaret b.1881, Rosa b.1884, Carmela b.1887, Angelo b.1894

Died:  18.04.1936,  Queens—sdc

Occupation:  Contadino,  junk dealer,  laborer (1910)

Residence:  1910-1925, 10 Marion St., Queens—usc,  sc

1930, 3869 13th St., Queens—usc

Emigrated:  c.1883

Note:  The “a” in Ronga changed to “o” sometime after Genaro emigrated.

Giuseppe Ronga                                

Born:  21.10.1856 to Angelo Ronga and Angela Catanea, San Giacomo—86

Married:  Maria Navatta 28.02.1879,  Monte San Giacomo

Occupation:  Contadino

Cristina Ronga                  

Born:  10.06.1860 to Angelo Ronga and Angela Catanea, San Giacomo—an.59

Died:  10.02.1865, San Giacomo—am.8

Antonia Ronga                  

Born:  06.07.1864 to Angelo Ronga and Angela Catanea, San Giacomo—an.74

V-CHILDREN OF VINCENZO RONGA AND AGNESE CARUSO

Angelo Ronga                                    

Born:  05.01.1855 to Vincenzo Ronga and Agnese Caruso, San Giacomo—an.4

Married:  Margharita Zappino 18.02.1877,  Monte San Giacomo

Children:  Agnese b.1877, Mollie b.1888

Occupation:  Tailor (1910)—usc

Residence:  1910,  65 Forsyth St.,  New York—usc

Note:  admitted to Sing Sing prison 24.02.1892

Giuseppe Paolo Ronga                                    

Born:  12.07.1857 to Vincenzo Ronga and Agnese Caruso, San Giacomo—an.56

Married:  Maria Giuseppa Romano 25.02.1878

Children:  Vincenzo b.1880, Agnese b.1882, Raffaela b.1884, Cristina b.1886, Angela b.1890, Pasquale

b.1893, Francesca b.1895

Died:  30.03.1901,  Monte San Giacomo

Occupation:  Sarto

Maria Cristina Ronga     

Born:  28.10.1859 to Vincenzo Ronga and Agnese Caruso,  San Giacomo—an.81

Died:  25.10.1861, San Giacomo—am.68

Carmela Ronga                 

Born:  19.04.1861 to Vincenzo Ronga and Agnese Caruso,  San Giacomo—an.30

Francesco Ronga                              

Born:  28.05.1863 to Vincenzo Ronga and Agnese Caruso,  San Giacomo—an.63

Died:  30.05.1872,  Monte San Giacomo

Angela Ronga                                    

Born:  03.07.1866 to Vincenzo Ronga and Agnese Caruso,  Monte San Giacomo

Died:  05.04.1874,  Monte San Giacomo

Maria Cristina Ronga                     

Born:  23.03.1868 to Vincenzo Ronga and Agnese Caruso,  Monte San Giacomo

Married:  Agostino Nigro 11.06.1891, New York—smc            

Died:  02.1971,  Yonkers—usc         age 102

Residence:  1900,  141 School St.,  Yonkers—usc

1910-1940,  166 Willow St.,  Yonkers—usc

Immigrated:  16.02.1891,  Chandernager,  Napoli-New York

Maria Carolina Ronga                    

Born:  11.05.1870 to Vincenzo Ronga and Agnese Caruso,  Monte San Giacomo

Married:  Francesco Romano 20.03.1891,  Monte San Giacomo

Francesca Ronga                              

Born:  28.02.1873 to Vincenzo Ronga and Agnese Caruso,  Monte San Giacomo

Married:  Giuseppe Totaro 06.08.1889,  Monte San Giacomo*

Died:  20.12.1954

IV-CHILDREN OF ANGELO RONGA AND ANNA LISA

Maria Ronga                      

Born:  25.10.1860 to Angelo Ronga and Anna Lisa, San Giacomo—an.92

Died:  07.11.1860, San Giacomo—am.54

Maria Ronga

Born:  29.10.1862 to Angelo Ronga and Anna Lisa, San Giacomo—an.66

Died:  09.05.1872,  Monte San Giacomo

Rosa Ronga

Born:  11.02.1866 to Angelo Ronga and Anna Lisa,  Monte San Giacomo

Carmela Ronga

Born:  20.03.1867 to Angelo Ronga and Anna Lisa,  Monte San Giacomo

Pasquale Ronga

Born:  07.05.1870 to Angelo Ronga and Anna Lisa,  Monte San Giacomo

Died:  15.02.1871,  Monte San Giacomo

Michele Ronga

Born:  20.06.1872 to Angelo Ronga and Anna Lisa,  Monte San Giacomo

Died:  02.06.1873,  Monte San Giacomo

Maria Antonia Ronga                     

Born:  14.05.1874 to Angelo Ronga and Anna Lisa,  Monte San Giacomo

Married:  Gaetano Lisa 19.03.1892(bann),  Monte San Giacomo

Immigrated:  26.12.1900,  Nord-Deutcher Lloyd Aller,  Genova-New York

10.10.1911,  Nord-Deutcher Lloyd Berlin,  Napoli-New York

Maria Ronga

Born:  22.04.1877 to Angelo Ronga and Anna Lisa,  Monte San Giacomo

Died:  19.01.1879,  Monte San Giacomo

Michele Ronga

Born:  27.02.1880 to Angelo Ronga and Anna Lisa,  Monte San Giacomo

Pasquale Ronga

Born:  01.05.1883 to Angelo Ronga and Anna Lisa,  Monte San Giacomo

IV-CHILDREN OF NICOLA RONGA AND FILOMENA MOSCARELLA

Maria Ronga                                      

Born:  03.12.1866 to Nicola Ronga and Filomena Moscarella,  Monte San Giacomo

Mariantonia Ronga                          

Born:  05.11.1869 to Nicola Ronga and Filomena Moscarella,  Monte San Giacomo

Giuseppe Ronga                                

Born:  12.07.1873 to Nicola Ronga and Filomena Moscarella,  Monte San Giacomo

Married:  Paolina Monaco 22.12.1895,  Monte San Giacomo

Children:  Filomena b.1896, Nicola b.1899

Occupation:  Calzolaio

IV-CHILDREN OF GENARO RONGA AND ANNA CAPORRINO

Angela Ronga                                    

Born:  29.10.1881 to Gennaro Ronga and Anna Caporrino,  Monte San Giacomo

Married:  Giuseppe Perna 02.07.1894,  New York—smc

Emigrated:  c.1882

Margaret Rongo                               

Born:  c.1881 to Gennaro Ronga and Anna Caporrino,  NY

Married(1):  ? Lisa

Married(2):  Giuseppe Miele

Residence:  1920-1925,  10 Marion St.,  Queens—usc,  sc

Occupation:  Cigar maker

Carmela Rongo                                 

Born:  c.1887 to Genaro Rongo and Anna Caporrino,  NY

Married:  Vito Ferro

Occupation:  Midwife

Angelo Charles Rongo                                    

Born:  29.12.1890 to Gennaro Rongo and Anna Caporrino,  New York—dc.I

Married:  Mary ?

Children:  Rose b.1920, Gennaro b.1923, Carmela b.1925

Occupation:  Teamster,  chauffer (1917-1925)—sc,  dc.I

Residence:  1917-1925,  10 Marion St.,  Queens—usc,  sc,  dc.I

Rose Rongo

Born:  c.1898 to Genaro Rongo and Anna Caporrino,  NY

Occupation:  Cigar maker

Residence:  1920,  Queens

IV-CHILDREN OF ANGELO RONGA AND MARGHARITA ZAPPINO

Agnese Ronga                                    

Born:  20.05.1877 to Angelo Ronga and Margharita Zappino,  Monte San Giacomo

Married:  Lorenzo Fioravante 17.06.1894,  New York—smc

Mollie Ronga

Born:  c.1888,  Chicago

Married:  Angelo Doddato 27.08.1906,  New York—smc

IV-CHILDREN OF GIUSEPPE RONGA AND MARIA GIUSEPPA ROMANO

Vincenzo James Ronga                                   

Born:  21.01.1880 to Giuseppe Ronga and Maria Giuseppa Romano,  Monte San Giacomo

Married:  Rosa Amato 09.04.1902,  Monte San Giacomo

Children:  Josephine b.1904, Anna b.1905, Mary b.1912, Matthew b.1915, Joseph b.1917, Patrick b.1919,

Angeline b.1923

Occupation:  Sarto,  saloon owner (1920),  restaurant waiter (1930)—usc

Residence:  1920-1930,  332 Jackson St.,  Hoboken—usc

Immigrated:  18.11.1902,  Hamburg-Amerika Palatia,  Napoli-New York

Agnese Ronga                                    

Born:  24.03.1882 to Giuseppe Ronga and Maria Giuseppa Romano,  Monte San Giacomo

Married:  Angelo Romano 22.04.1903,  Monte San Giacomo*

Died:  02.04.1972

Occupation:  Contadino

Raffaela Ronga                                 

Born:  21.04.1884 to Giuseppe Ronga and Maria Giuseppa Romano,  Monte San Giacomo

Maria Cristina Ronga                     

Born:  20.10.1886 to Giuseppe Ronga and Maria Giuseppa Romano,  Monte San Giacomo

Immigrated:  09.11.1903,  Prince Line Sicilian Prince,  Napoli-New York

Angela Ronga

Born:  01.06.1890 to Giuseppe Ronga and Maria Giuseppa Romano,  Monte San Giacomo

Immigrated:  09.11.1903,  Prince Line Sicilian Prince,  Napoli-New York

Pasquale Ronga  (Patrick Rongo)                 

Born:  29.03.1893 to Giuseppe Ronga and Maria Giuseppa Romano,  Monte San Giacomo

Married:  Rose ?

Residence:  1917,  508 Monroe St.,  Hoboken—dc.I

1930,  602 Jefferson St.,  Hoboken—usc

1940-1942,  814 Bloomfield St.,  Hoboken—usc,  dc.II

Occupation:  Bartender (1917), Fire dpt. captain (1930-1942)—usc,  dc.II

Immigrated:  09.11.1903,  Prince Line Sicilian Prince,  Napoli-New York

Francesco Ronga (Frank Rongo)                 

Born:  24.05.1895 to Giuseppe Ronga and Maria Giuseppa Romano,  Monte San Giacomo

Married:  Gertrude ?

Children:  Joseph b.1918, William b.1921, James b.1925, Josephine b.1928, Mary b.1929, Frank b.1934,

Patsy b.1938

Occupation:  Truck driver (1917-1920), construction loader (1930),  mechanic (1940)—usc

Residence:  1917-1920,  508 Monroe St.,  Hoboken—usc,  dc.I

1930,  85 Monroe St.,  Hoboken—usc                           

1940,  301 Madison St.,  Hoboken—usc

Immigrated:  09.11.1903,  Prince Line Sicilian Prince,  Napoli-New York

Birth date 24.03 American records

III-CHILDREN OF GIUSEPPE RONGA AND PAOLINA MONACO

Raffaela Filomena Ronga               

Born:  01.12.1896 to Giuseppe Ronga and Paolina Monoco,  Monte San Giacomo

Francesco Nicola Ronga                 

Born:  04.10.1899 to Giuseppe Ronga and Paolina Monoco,  Monte San Giacomo

Died:  26.11.1899,  Monte San Giacomo

 

*had children, see husband’s surname entry