Neil Tennant

Northern Ballet's "Cleopatra" Press Night at Sadler's Wells in London on May 17, 2011

Tennant in 2011, photo by prphotos

Birth Name: Neil Francis Tennant

Place of Birth: Tynemouth, Northumberland, England, U.K.

Date of Birth: 10 July, 1954

Ethnicity: English, likely some Irish

Neil Tennant is an English singer, songwriter, and musician. He is part of the pop duo Pet Shop Boys. Neil is the son of Sheila My (Watson) and William W. “Bill” Tennant.

Neil’s paternal grandfather was Frank W. Tennant (the son of Charles Tennant and Margaret Bell).

Neil’s paternal grandmother was named Marion Wallace (the daughter of William Wallace and Mary).

Neil’s maternal grandfather was Joannes Sidney Watson (the son of Joannis Watson and Maria Agnes Davis).

Neil’s maternal grandmother was Catharina Anna Scarff (the daughter of Roberti Joannis Scarff and Mariae McDermot).

Source: Genealogy of Neil Tennant (focusing on his father’s side) –

6 Responses

  1. madman says:

    Neil has talked about his Spanish lover in an interview. Maybe you’ve mixed the words up.

  2. madman says:

    Where? You do know that the page isn’t going to be changed unless you provide a source?

  3. andrew says:

    His comments on this site are legendary ahaha

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