Megyn Kelly

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Birth Name: Megyn Marie Kelly

Place of Birth: Champaign, Illinois, U.S.

Date of Birth: November 18, 1970

*50% Irish, possibly other
*25% Italian
*25% mix of German and Czech

Megyn Kelly is an American journalist, political commentator, and corporate defense attorney. She was the host of the shows The Kelly File from 2013 to 2017, and Megyn Kelly Today from 2017 to 2018.

She is married to novelist and entrepreneur Douglas Brunt, with whom she has three children.

Megyn’s paternal grandparents were named Edward J. Kelly and Elinor R. Tonry.

Megyn’s maternal grandfather was Angelo Anthony DeMaio (son of Luigi DeMaio and Maria Teresa/Theresa Abate). Angelo was born in Calitri, Province of Avellino, Campania, Italy. Luigi was the son of Leonardo Antonio DiMaio and Giovanna Cialeo. Maria Teresa was the daughter of Angelo Abate and Maria Gesu Cerreta.

Megyn’s maternal grandmother was Frances Antoinette Holzworth (daughter of Edward Holzwarth and Lillian Christine Switz). Frances was born in New Jersey. Edward was born in New York, to German parents, Jacob Holzwarth and Dorothea Kern, from Miltenberg and Raunheim, respectively. Lillian was born in New Jersey, the daughter of Joseph Switz and Antonia Lankash/Lockland, who were from Prague, Czechoslovakia.


Genealogy of Megyn Kelly (focusing on her mother’s side) –

Megyn’s maternal grandmother, Frances Antoinette Holzworth, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

Megyn’s maternal great-grandmother, Lillian Christine Switz, on the 1900 U.S. Census –

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11 Responses

  1. neiltennant says:

    good that she was fired
    she is 50 year old woman and not a child

    says much about your education system in the USA

    we in europe dont have 50 year old lawyers with several degrees who act like stupid 5 year old girls

  2. neiltennant says:

    talks about thinks like a 5 year old

  3. neiltennant says:

    she talks about white jesus and White santa claus like she is a small girl


    Perfect example that in america everybody can buy education with money

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