Debunking into Pete Wentz's Family, Wife, and Past Relationships

Pete Wentz

Peter Lewis Kingston Wentz III is a renowned musician, singer, and songwriter from America. Before joining Fall Out Boy, Wentz was a staple of the Chicago hardcore scene.

Wentz was also the lead vocalist and lyricist for Arma Angelus, a metalcore band. Fans were interested in learning more about Wentz's personal Life, family, ex-wife, and current girlfriend.

Pete Wentz Wiki, Age, Height

On June 5, 1979, Peter Lewis Kingston Wentz took birth in Wilmette, Illinois, U.S. Wentz is 43 years as of 2022. Wentz stands as 5ft 6 inches tall. Wentz's nationality is American, and he belongs to the white ethnicity.


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Wentz went to DePaul University after graduating from high school in 1997, there, he studied political science before leaving a quarter of the way through to focus on Fall Out Boy. 

The singer used to bunk classes and get involved in smoking marijuana with his mates regularly. He was slowly envisioning himself amid the wrong crowd of people. Thankfully, later he got decisive over giving up the use of marijuana as it heavily caused interference to his academics. 

From a young age, Wentz seemed to be exceptionally talented in soccer. Football was a passion jotted down in his priority list, but he had an ethereal love indulged for music, too, so he decided to opt for his musical journey instead of football. 

He did not give up on his hobby for the sport, but he just did not take it as a career choice over music. In one of the interviews, when asked in contrast of both his passions, he stated,

"The ball and I have always had a special relationship. It didn't, however, feel like an adventure. The music presented a greater challenge and, as a result, was more engaging."

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Who Are Pete Wentz's Parents?

The singer is the son of his father, Pete Wentz II, who worked as an attorney, and his mother, Dale née Lewis, who worked as a counselor in the high schools. Moreover, Wentz's father is of English and German lineage, while his mother is of Afro-Jamaican lineage.

His family is embellished with two siblings, Hillary, his younger sister, and Andrew, his younger brother.


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Wentz's parents met in the 1970s while campaigning for current US president Joe Biden's Senate campaign. Wentz grew up listening to songs like "The Foundations" and "Build Me Up Buttercup" in the backseat of his father's car.

Does Pete Wentz Have A Girlfriend?

Pete Wentz and Meagan Camper started seeing each other in September 2011, just a few months later divorcing his ex-wife Ashlee Simpson. In August 2014, the couple was blessed with their first child together, namely Saint Lazslo Wentz. 

Their venture for good news did not stop; in 2018, Wentz and his girlfriend, Meagan Camper, had their second child, a daughter whom they named Marvel Jane Wentz.

The singer also made the revelation of this news through his Instagram page. 


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Is Pete Wentz Married?

Before Camper fell into his Life, Wentz was married to an American singer and actress, Ashlee Simpson, in 2008. They got married after a few years of dating; however, they kept the news as low-key as possible.

 Ashlee Simpson and Pete Wentz constantly turned the dating rumors aside, but they eventually unveiled the news by the time of spring.

They married in May 2008, and Ashlee gave birth to the couple's son Bronx Mowgli on November 20.

After almost two years of wedding, the pair announced their separation news in 2011. Not a specific reason behind their breakage is yet revealed.

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Wentz with Ashley (Source: IG)

Ashlee later held the child they had together in custody. However, Wentz and Camper have not made any announcement regarding their decision to tie the knots soon. They are in a relationship but have not yet embellished it with a new definition. 

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Pete Wentz's Net Worth

Wentz's net worth is reported to be $15 million. Throughout his career, Wentz has explored a variety of non-musical activities. Wentz is also a committed philanthropist who has made significant contributions to UNICEF.

Pete Wentz founded Clandestine Industries, which sells books, apparel, and other items. Clandestine has also collaborated with labels such as DKNY over the years.

Pete Wentz In Social Media

Wentz is engaged in different social media platforms. Wentz's social media includes his Instagram page with more than 1.4 million followers. Besides that, Wentz is also active on Twitter with more than 6 million followers and on Facebook with more than 372k followers. Wentz also has a TikTok account with more than 138k followers.