Ellen DeGeneres Family: Wife, Children, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity
Ellen DeGeneres Wife
DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi have been dating since 2004. DeGeneres and de Rossi were married in August 2008 at their home in Beverly Hills, California, following the state’s decision to lift its ban on same-sex unions.
Ellen DeGeneres Children
She does not have any children.
Ellen DeGeneres Parents
She was born to Elizabeth Jane and Elliott Everett DeGeneres. Her mother worked as a speech therapist and her father was an insurance agent. Her parents filed for separation in 1973 and were divorced the following year.
Elizabeth married Roy Gruessendorf, a salesman. Ellen moved in with her mother and Gruessendorf from the New Orleans area to Atlanta, Texas.
Ellen DeGeneres Siblings
She has one brother named Vance who works as a musician and producer. After their parents’ divorce Vance stayed with his father.
Ellen DeGeneres Nationality
She is a citizen of the United States.
Ellen DeGeneres Ethnicity
She has French, English, German, and Irish descent.