The McMahon Family together at the 2017 WWE Hall of Fame ceremony
Left to right: Marissa, Shane, Linda, Vince, Stephanie and Triple H.
|Current region||Connecticut and New York, U.S.|
|Place of origin||County Galway, Republic of Ireland|
|Connected members||Jess McMahon|
Vincent J. McMahon
The McMahon family is a prominent Irish-American family, known for their involvement in the fields of professional wrestling, business, and politics. They are best known as the founders, owners, and promoters of the world's most prominent professional wrestling company, WWE and the sports entertainment company, Alpha Entertainment. The company's primary business is professional wrestling, but it has expanded into a subscription based network, home video production, movie production company, and an E-commerce company as well as a spring professional football league with two incarnations of the same name.
The dynasty began when Jess McMahon, who was descended from the McMahon family of Western Ireland, began promoting wrestling shows in 1915. He, along with Toots Mondt formed the Capitol Wrestling Corporation in 1953. When he died in 1954, his son, Vincent J. McMahon, took over the business, which would subsequently be renamed twice during his tenure (as the World Wide Wrestling Federation, and then the World Wrestling Federation). Vince Sr. had two wives, Victoria Askew and Juanita Johnston, with the former still living today. When he retired in 1982, his son from his first marriage, Vince McMahon, purchased the business and currently serves as chairman and chief executive officer of the company, now known as World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (WWE) since 2002 and Alpha Entertainment, LLC since 2017.
Vince and Linda's children are Shane and Stephanie. Shane is married to Marissa Mazzola, and Stephanie is married to Paul Levesque, better known by his wrestling moniker Triple H. Stephanie and Paul have three daughters named Aurora Rose, Murphy Claire, and Vaughn Evelyn. Shane and Marissa have three sons, Declan James, Kenyon Jesse, and Rogan Henry. Linda would step down as CEO to run for United States Senate in Connecticut. Their son, Shane also eventually departed WWE at the beginning of 2010 to become Chairman and Principal executive officer of You on Demand Inc, a New York City based company with its primary business in China, but he would return to WWE in 2016 as an on screen talent. Vince, Stephanie, and Shane are the only three members born into the McMahon family working under the brand as of 2016, although every member holds a collective 90% of WWE stock through WWE's Class B shares, which the family controls completely. As of June 2016, the WWE has a USD market cap of over $1.38 billion.
In December 2016, Linda was nominated to be the Administrator of the Small Business Administration by President Donald Trump, and took office in 2017, following Senate confirmation.
|Roderick James "Jess" McMahon|
|Rose E. Davis|
|Victoria H. Askew|
|Vincent James McMahon|
|Juanita W. Johnston|
|Vincent Kennedy McMahon|
|Linda Marie Edwards|
|Stephanie McMahon Levesque|
|Paul Michael "Triple H" Levesque|
|Shane Brandon McMahon|
|Aurora Rose Levesque|
|Murphy Claire Levesque|
|Vaughn Evelyn Levesque|
|Kenyon Jess McMahon|
|Declan James McMahon|
|Rogan Henry McMahon|
McMahon job titles
- Vince McMahon – CEO, Chairman of WWE; Founder, owner of Alpha Entertainment
- Linda McMahon – SBA Administrator
- Stephanie McMahon – Chief Brand Officer of WWE; WWE board member
- Paul "Triple H" Levesque – WWE's Executive Vice President of Talent, Creative & Live Events; WWE board member; Founder and senior producer of NXT
- Shane McMahon – Chairman and principal executive officer of Seven Stars Cloud Group, Inc; Minority owner of WWE
McMahon family fortune
- Vince McMahon – $2.3 billion (May 2018)
- Linda McMahon – $500 million (January 2016)
- Stephanie McMahon – $55.6 million 
- Shane McMahon – $35 million
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