Tony Beets Bio: Family With Wife And Daughter, Building Net Worth

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Tony Beets Bio: Family With Wife And Daughter, Building Net Worth

Quick Information

  • Date of Birth 1959-12-15
  • Age 60 Years 6 Month(s)
  • Nationality Dutch, Canadian
  • Birth Place Wijdenes, Netherlands
  • Profession Miner
  • Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
  • Ethnicity/Race Mixed
  • Father Klaus Beets
  • Mother Magda Beets
  • Son/s Kevin Beets & Mike Beets
  • Daughter/s Bianca Beets & Monica Beets
  • Relationship Status Married
  • Wife/Spouse Minnie Beets
  • Divorce/Split Not Yet
  • Gay No
  • Dating/Affair No
  • Salary $25,000 Per Episode (Approx.)
  • Net Worth $15 Million (Estimated)
  • Height/ How Tall? 5'10" (178 cm)
  • Weight N/A
  • Hair Long
  • Hair Color White
  • Eye Color Hazel

Tony Beets, with his distinctly long brown bread in a reality television show, Gold Rush, has been able to gain a number of viewers since its first episode. In the show, Tony is on the run for never-ending search for gold shows along with various obstacles and troubles.

Interested in knowing more about the legendary gold producer of the Klondike?

Well, let us follow the bio of Tony Beets including his profession and married life down below!

Tony Beets' Married Life 

The legendary gold miner, who has earned name and fame through gold mining, is busy balancing his family life along with his profession. He is a married man with a family of five. 

Tony got married to Minnie after the couple started dating officially back in 1958. His wife was at the age of 20 at the time. The American gold miner first met Minnie when his family moved next to her residence home. Young Tony was seven years old while his wife was six years old while they first saw each other. 

While the couple's dating life was running for 18 months long, Tony had to leave for Canada. Minnie did not accompany him to Canada but instead accompanied him for the Netherlands. For Minnie, she had to get married to Tony to leave for the Netherlands. 

So, the two got married to each other. The couple shares three children; daughter Monica Beets along with two sons; Kevin Beets and Mike Beets together.

Tony Beets during his wedding with Minnie Beets (Photo:

Among their children, Tony's daughter Monica serves her hands in her father's business of gold mining. Monica believes that looking at the pile of gold provides a relief of money making through the 12-hours a day work during the season. 

However, Tony runs his business with his wife, who has mostly involved with the paper works along with daughter Monica. The couple is running in their around 60 years of marriage and is still going strong.

Tony Beets Bio: Age To Net Worth

The reality star, Tony is best known for a reality television series, Gold Rush, which is aired on Discovery. Before gold mining, the man with a peculiar long beard moved from Canada from the Netherlands in search of career opportunities. He used to made his ends meet by milking cows and working in the pipeline construction business for about three years. Later, he began mining in Dawson City in the Yukon Territory back in 1984. 

After gaining experience in the field of gold mining, Tony owned a business of gold mining for himself. The Holland native runs the Tamarack Mine hiring local teenagers. As of now, he runs an enormous gold mine near Dawson City called Paradise Hill.

The reality personality rose to fame after starring in Discovery's reality television series Gold Rush, which added a good sum of money to his net worth of $15 million. While on the show, Gold Rush, Tony and his company, Tamarack faced pollution charges in 2017 after an episode of Gold Rush aired showed gasoline being poured into a dredge pond on Beets' claims on the Indian River.

His company Tamarack Inc. was charged a total sum of $31,000 for two violations of its water license in Yukon territorial court on 25 August 2017.