Jacqueline Luesby’s Husband, Children, & Net Worth

Jacqueline Luesby is famous for being the mother of the renowned actress of Harry Potter, Emma Watson. Her daughter was cast in the movie series when she was just a kid. Ever since then, she has been working on numerous projects. Watson grew up to be a natural in acting. She also turned into a strong woman who has been an active activist for women’s rights.

Besides being the mother of the talented actress, Luesby is herself a proclaimed lawyer. She encouraged and supported her daughter to be an independent woman by becoming a successful independent woman herself. Luesby has a very successful career where she has worked for many international companies.

Biography & Wiki Quick Summary

Popular NameJacqueline Luesby
Real NameJacqueline Luesby
Date of birth1958
Age0 years old
Place of birthUnited Kingdom
FatherColin Luesby
MotherGreta M. Dickinson
SiblingsNot disclosed
StatusIn a relationship
PartnerJonathan Taylor
Ex-husbandChris Watson
SonsAlexander Chris Watson, David Watson and Andrew Taylor
DaughterEmma Charlotte Duerre Watson 
Net worth500 Thousand USD
EthnicityWhite Caucasian
Height5.4 ft ( 165 cm)
Weight55 kgs
Hair colorBrown
Eye colorBrown

Jacqueline Net Worth

Luesby is a successful lawyer who has worked in many big firms. She started working even before her daughter was born and continues her career even after her daughter is an international personality.

Besides having a hefty fortune that her children are making, Luesby has her income which makes her net worth approx 500 thousand USD.

Jacqueline Personal Life And Family

Luesby was born in the United Kingdom to her parents Colin and Greta Luesby. Despite being the mother of an international personality, she has kept details about her personal life private.

However, it is out that she is an established lawyer with an outstanding career. She has worked for many international companies and has excellent pay. She was working even before Emma was born.

Also, during her young days, Luesby fell in love with the Global Head of CMS Technology, Chris Watson. The couple then got married to have two beautiful children, Emma and her brother, Alex. The couple had Emma in 1990, and after two years, they had Alex.

They were a happy family until things went wrong, and they got divorced in 1995. Initially, they lived in Maisons-Laffitte together. But after their separation, Luesby moved to Oxfordshire with her children.

Though Luesby was raising the children, Chris traveled to London every weekend to meet his children. The ex-couple were on good terms when it came to their children. However, they were living their personal life too.

Chris married Liz Watson and had three babies with her, one son and two twin daughters. 

Meanwhile, Luesby also found happiness with her partner Jonathan Taylor. She also gave birth to two sons with her partner.

Though Luesby now had her new family, she never abandoned Emma and Alex. Instead, she was always there for them.

Also, it was Luesby who supported Emma for her acting ever since she was just a kid. She always provided the best care to her daughter that helped Emma to grow into a strong woman.

When Emma was born, she brought a silver ring and wore it for eighteen years before passing it to Emma on her eighteenth birthday. 

The mother-daughter duo has a very close relationship where they are always there for each other. Lusby was there for Emma during her graduation and also during the Women’s March in 2017.

All these years, Luesby has been standing next to her daughter. However, she is not comfortable with the media trying to make her life events a headline.

During one instance in Heathrow Airport, she ran in heels as she did not want to be photographed by the paparazzi.

Jacqueline Husband and Relationship

The successful lawyer has been married twice. Initially, she was married to Chris Watson. She had two children, Emma and Alex, with him. But the marriage did not last long, and she got divorced in 1995.

After ending her first marriage, Luesby moved back to Oxfordshire with her children. Here, she met her current partner Jonathan Taylor. The couple has not married to this day, but they are proud parents of two sons, whom they raised together.


Luesby is a private person who likes to keep her personal life away from the media. So, nothing much is out about her qualification or the institutes that she attended.


Besides being the mother of a celebrity, Luesby is her person. She has been working as a successful lawyer for many years.

She worked for the multinational firm Ernst & Young in its tax department. She worked there for some time before joining the Morgan Cole firm in Oxford.

However, even this firm could not make her stay, and she quit. She then joined Smith & Williamson, where she got hired as a senior manager.

Ever since then, she has worked hard and built a successful career. She is an independent woman who has inspired her daughter and many more.

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