|Birth Name||Sherrill Lynn Redmon (M)|
|Birth Date (Age)||December 1961 (58 Years)|
|Birth Place||Louisville, Kentucky, (United States of America)|
|Famous As||Mitch McConnell’s Ex-Wife|
|Husband||Mitch McConnell (married 1968, divorced – 1980)|
|Siblings||Elly McConnel, Claire McConnel & Porter McConnell|
|Net Worth||$300,000 approx|
WHO IS SHERRILL REDMON?
Sherrill Redmon is best known as the first (ex) wife Republican senate majority leader, Mitch McConnell. She rose to prominence after tieing the knot with Mitch in 1968, her fame soared after she divorced the senator in 1980.
After divorce, Sherrill Redmon’s career as a feminist began, she served as a feminist scholar at Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts right after parting ways with Mitch. Redmon, later on, became the Director of Sophia Smith Collection (SSC) at Smith College in 1993.
While at SSC, Sherrill pulled international effort that was needed to expand the scope of the company, Redmon along with Gloria Steinem & Joyce Folle launched Voice of Feminism, an oral project of the contemporary women’s movement. She retired the job on August 31st, 2012.
EARLY LIFE OF SHERRILL REDMON [WIKI, BIO & EDUCATION]
The first wife of the Kentucky Senator was born Sherrill Lynn Redmon in Louisville, Kentucky, the United States of America. She’s an American by birth, and the roots of her family remains a mystery to the world.
However, the parents of Sherrill are Charles Redmon (father), and Doris Redmon (mother). Charles & Doris gave birth to four children, two daughters, and two sons. Sherrill Lynn grew up with Walter Redmon, Lee Ann Redmon & David Redmon.
As regards to Lynnʼs educational background, She completed high school at Seneca High School situated in Louisville, Kentucky, United States. She furthered this by obtaining a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Louisville. Sherrill bagged her Ph.D., Doctor of Philosophy from the University of Kentucky in 1974.
HOW OLD IS SHERRILL REDMON [AGE]
The ex-Archivist who also answers to Sherrill McConnell was born on the 6th of February, 1943. She’s 76 years old as of today and will turn 77 in February 2020.
RELATIONSHIP WITH MITCH MCCONNELL
The relationship of Sherrill Redmon with the longest-serving Republican U.S. Senate leader in history, Mitch McConnell only lasted twelve years. The ex-couple assumedly met during college days as they both attended the University of Louisville.
They soon began talking, and the future held a great deal for them, they tied the knot in 1968, few months after Mitch McConnell won judge of Jefferson County, Kentucky.
The ex-couple relationship which went defunct in 1980 produced three kids, first daughter Elly McConnell was born in 1972, four years after their marriage. Their second daughter Claire McConnell was born in 1976, and third daughter Porter McConnell born in 1979. Mitch & Sherrill divorced in 1980.
The reason for divorce is not revealed until today, the onion, however, revealed Harry Reid, an ex Nevada senator slept with Sherrill in 1986, the viral post sparked lots of confusion online. While we cannot confirm the authenticity of this report, Sherrill & Mitch divorced in 1980, and not 1986. Mitch McConnell’s remarried in 1993, he got wedded to United States Secretary of Transportation, Elaine Chao, and are living happily till today.
The ex-wife to the Republican U.S. Senate leader from Kentucky, Mitch McConnell worked as a feminist scholar at Smith College in Northampton after divorcing Mitch in 1980. She, later on, lead Sophia Smith Collection in 1993 and retired in March 2012.
Sherrill Redmon earned from her divorce settlement with Mitch McConnell, and also earned a decent amount while directing SSC. Sophia Smith Collection recently revealed a job position minimum salary, the position, SSC Archivist earns a minimum of $53,000 yearly. An SSC Archivist reports to the director of the company, this means Sherrill Redmon who served as SSCʼs director for 19 years was earning above $100,000 yearly salary. However, this is only an assumed salary and not an official one.
As of 2020, Sherrill Redmon has an estimated net worth of $300,000.