Lillie Carlson Father Was Abandoned By His Mother At The Age Of Six Years Old

Lillie Carlson

Lillie Carlson is the daughter of Tucker Carlson, a well-known American broadcaster, author, and political pundit.

Quick Facts

Full NameLillie Carlson
First NameLillie
Last NameCarlson
ProfessionCelebrity Kid
Birth CountryUnited States
Father NameTucker Carlson
Father ProfessionAmerican presenter, author, and political commentator
Mother NameSusan Carlson
Gender IdentityFemale
SiblingsHopie Carlson, Dorothy Carlson, and Buckley Carlson

Mother abandonment

Tucker Carlson, her father, was born to Richard Warner Carlson and Lisa Mcnear. His father used to be a ‘gonzo reporter.’ He then became Voice America’s director and the United States ambassador to Seychelles. Kate Beckinsale criticizes the coverage of her high IQ claims. His mother (Lisa) was a painter. After nine years of marriage, his mother and father split. Buckley Peck Carlson, his two-year-old brother, is his only sibling.

In the year 1976, their parents divorced. His father gained custody of him and his brother after their divorce. Tucker Carlson and his brother were just six years old when their mother abandoned them. His mother had always desired a ‘Bohemian lifestyle,’ and after their divorce, she had little touch with her boys. Tucker’s father remarried Patricia Caroline Swanson, a divorcee, and heiress to Swanson.

High school sweetheart married.

Her parents were high school sweethearts. Tucker first met his future wife, Susan Andrews, at St. George’s School. They were both students at the school. Susan was the headmaster’s daughter. It was a conventional love story, just like in the movies. However, nothing is known about whether they were in the same class or when they began dating. When her father married, he was just twenty-two years old.

The pair was passionately in love and married in Chapel High School. In 1991, the pair became husband and wife. The specifics of their wedding day are largely unknown to the general world. He seems to be quite discreet about his personal life.

Has three brothers and sisters

Lillie Carlson has three brothers and sisters. Hopie Carlson, Dorothy Carlson, and Buckley Carlson are their names. She has two sisters and a brother. However, owing to privacy concerns, their birth dates have not yet been revealed.

Wanted to join the CIA

When her father (Tucker) graduated with a B.A. in history in 1991, he intended to work for the Central Intelligence Agency. He even applied for it, but it was turned down. His father, who was also a former gonzo reporter, then urged him to seek a career in journalism. He began as a magazine and newspaper writer, but in 2000, he had a huge break when he was asked to co-host ‘The Spin Room’ on CNN.

He worked there for a while before joining Fox News Channel in 2009. Tucker Carlson’s Show Tonight was a huge success with viewers, with the show’s inaugural episode receiving 3.7 million views. There was no turning back from that point on.

Net worth

Lillie Carlson’s net worth is about $1 million as of January 2024. Her father (Tucker Carlson) is thought to have a fortune of $30 million. His pay at Fox is $6 million per year. His principal source of income comes from his work as a journalist. He is one of America’s most well-known and accomplished television journalists. The family lives in a $2 million property in Kent.


  • Tucker Carlson, her father, is a die-hard Grateful Dead fan.
  • Her father is a member of the Episcopal Church.