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 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) – https://www.geni.com

11 Responses

  1. neiltennant says:

    he claimed that his mother is of spanish descent

  2. neiltennant says:

    As a child in the 90s i loved 2 british things

    QUALITY STREET CANDY and PET SHOP BOYS

  3. andrew says:

    His comments on this site are legendary ahaha

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