Jacklyn Bezos (Jeff Bezos Mom) Age, Net Worth, Bio, & Husband

Jacklyn Bezos Overview (Age, Birthday, Nationality & More)

NameJacklyn Bezos
Maiden NameJacklyn Gise
Nick NameJackie
Date of BirthDecember 1946
Age74 years old
Birth PlaceMexico
Ex-husbandTed Jorgensen
Now-husbandMiguel Mike Bezos
FatherLawrence Preston Gise
MotherMattie Lousie Strait

Teen mom Jacklyn Bezos is popularly recognized as the mother of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos. She gave birth to Jeff at 17 years of age in 1964 when she was still in high school. At present, she is one of the inspirational as well as influential charity persons and beloved mom of three.

Early life, Family & Education

Jacklyn became a teen mother at 17 years old after she gave birth to her son Jeff Bezos in Albuquerque, New Mexico. When she became a mom, she was still in high school however, the teen parent continued her studies along with fulfilling her parental duties. She also became a single parent to Jeff after her divorce from her first husband. The additional information about her family background, siblings, and childhood is concealed to date.

In regards to her educational background. Jacklyn holds a graduation degree from the College of St. Elizabeth.


Jacklyn is the charity President and co-founder of  the “Bezos Family Foundation”, a non-profit organization that supports rigorous, inspired learning environments for young people seeking education. The organization provides its services worldwide. Furthermore, she is also among the board members of ‘Robin Hood Foundation’ and  ‘American Museum of Nat History’. She is also involved in the  ‘Consumer Discretionary Services’ Industry.

Jacklyn Bezos Husband & Children

Jacklyn Bezos gave birth to her first child, Jeff Bezos with Ted Jorgensen in 1964. Jeff is the founder of Amazon. 

After just a year of their marriage, both Jaxklyn and Ted agreed to a mutual separation. Later, when Jeff was 4 years old, Jacklyn remarried to a Cuban immigrant Miguel Mike Bezos in 1968. Mike then legally adopted Jeff and raised him responsibly along with his wife Jacklyn in Houston (Texas). 

Likewise, Jacklyn’s daughter Christina Poore was born in 1969. Christina is famed as the youngest sister of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos. She is happily married to Stephen Poore. Similarly, her youngest son Mark Bezos was born in 1970 and popularly known as the younger brother of the Amazon founder. He works for ‘Robin Hood’; a New York-based anti-poverty organization. Both Christina and Mark share the same father Miguel Mike Bezos. 

Her former daughter-in-law Novelist MacKenzie Bezos was married to her elder son Jeff from 1992 to 2019. Now, MacKenzie Scott is married to a teacher named Dan Jewett. Moreover, Jacklyn is a grandmother to her 11 grandchildren.

Jacklyn Bezos Net Worth

The estimated net worth of Jacklyn Bezos is not revealed. However, the net worth of her billionaire son who is an E-Commerce pioneer is assumed to be around $180 billion USD, according to the reports of Bloomberg.