Jeffrey Dean Morgan’s Family: Who Are His Wife and Kids?

Known for his equanimity and attractive personality, Jeffrey Dean Morgan is an American actor who has won wide admiration for his work on television. Considered to be a veteran in the movie business, Morgan kickstarted his career since 1991 and has remained active in the industry, appearing in more than 70 movies and TV series. His incredible talent and versatility have won many hearts for him and over the years, he has built a huge fan-base while his name is established as a household name in America.

Apparently, Jeffrey Dean Morgan’s popularity has drawn a lot of attention to the man and fans have increasingly become curious about the kind of life he lives, as well as where he grew up and who his family members are. Some fans have especially wondered about the kind of home he grew up in as a child while others want to know whether or not he has any siblings. Other questions about the actor revolve around who his wife and kids are.

So, who are Jeffrey Dean Morgan’s family members? Let’s find out.


Jeffrey Dean Morgan was born on the 22nd of April, 1966 to a father identified as Richard Dean Morgan and a mother called Sandy Thomas. The interesting thing is, Morgan’s parents are very big fans of the actor and very supportive of his career, having watched him grow into the respected movie icon he has become. As a matter of fact, it is on record that his mother Sandy is a big fan of Grey’s Anatomy, a TV series in which Jeffrey Dean Morgan played the role of Denny Duquette, Jr.

Does the actor have any siblings? Well, at the moment, there are no records of him having siblings with whom he shared his childhood and grew up with. Apparently, it is safe to say that Jeffrey Dean Morgan is an only child who had the wholesome support of his parents whom he has made proud over the years.

For the record, Morgan grew up in Seattle, Washington, where he was born. Growing up, he attended Ben Franklin Elementary School before proceeding to attend Rose Hill Junior High and then Lake Washington High School where he played basketball and football. He later attended Skagit Valley College, a two-year community college, where he also played basketball before an injury stopped him and before he eventually ventured into making movies.

Some of his major works include Supernatural – a dark fantasy TV series, Grey’s Anatomy – a medical drama TV series, Watchmen, Rampage, among many others and he is still thriving in his craft.

Family Life Of The Actor

Jeffrey Dean Morgan is a happily married man. The actor is married to Hilarie Burton, a popular actress and producer who has also made a name for herself in Hollywood. The couple started dating in 2009 and continued their romance for quite a while before they got married. They eventually tied the knot as husband and wife on October 5, 2019.

Morgan and Burton have two kids together; a boy and girl who were both born before the couple officially got married. Their son, Augustus Morgan was born on 10th March 2010 while their daughter, George Virginia Morgan was born on 16th February 2018. At the moment, Jeffrey, his wife, and their two children are settled in Rhinebeck, New York.

Jeffrey Dean Morgan
Jeffrey Dean Morgan and Hilarie Burton

His Previous Relationships

It is noteworthy that before Jeffrey Dean Morgan met and married Hilarie Burton, he was once married to another woman. His first marriage was to Anya Longwell, a woman who also happened to be an American actress. According to our sources, the couple got married on May 30, 1992, in Las Vegas. They remained married for more than 10 years until 2003 when they eventually ended the union.

After splitting from Anya Longwell, Morgan went on to date another actress called Mary-Louise Parker, who was actually his co-star on Weeds, a dark comedy-drama television series. The couple took things seriously and even got engaged in 2007. However, their romance eventually did not work out as they ended their engagement in April 2008. It was after breaking up with Mary-Louise Parker that Jeffrey Dean Morgan met and married his wife, Hilarie Burton. Together, the two Hollywood sweethearts have earned the love and respect of many for the special connection they share with each other.

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Edidiong Mboho
Edidiong Mboho
A graduate of United States International University currently undergoing her Masters degree Programme in The UK, Eddy is a storyteller, movie enthusiast, and TV nerd who can always be found on Netflix. She's always up to argue about comic book movies. Getting to write and edit for a living is definitely the dream and it is always exciting to be afforded the opportunity to learn new things every day.


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