Does Glenn Guist Have a Wife? His Brother, House, Net Worth, Eye, Now, Alive, Wiki

American alligator hunter, Glenn Guist rose to popularity after featuring in the reality show Swamp People aired on History Channel. Then he has became a reality television personality.

Birthday of Glenn Guist

Usually, Glenn Guist celebrates his birthday on the 8th of February who was born in the year 1958. He is the son of parents Hubert Guist and Bonnie Albritton. His birth place is Gonzales, Louisiana. Having American nationality, Glenn Guist is of white ethnicity.

He has 4 siblings Hubert Guist Jr, Mitchell, Tonya, and Daniel Guist. He along with his family then relocated to Conway Bayou Louisiana where they settled. He and his siblings brother Mitchell developed an unbroken bond between them.

How Did Glenn Guist Learn Art of Alligator Hunting?

Glenn Guist and his brother Mitchell learned the art of alligator hunting from their father. Both of them chose a lifestyle of living off the land from their father.

Also, their father taught them the rare art of survival in the wild from the early days.

Does Glenn Guist Have a Wife?

Glenn Guist doesn’t have a wife and never dated anyone. So, he never got married who is single till now. Glenn spent all his life on the swamp with his family. Also, he doesn’t think of dating or married. So he hasn’t any interest in making family of his own.

Glenn also keep his personal life private and hasn’t mentioned regarding his love life in the media. The reality television personality is living single who doesn’t have wife.

What’s Glenn Guist Net Worth? House

Glenn Guist net worth is around $200 thousand as mentioned by celebrity net worth. He has collected decent worth by featuring in ” Swamp People”.

For showing his hunting adventures, he gets well paid cheque. Glenn Guist doesn’t have any house but he with his late brother lives on houseboat.

Glenn Guist Brother Death

Glenn Guist brother passed away on 14 May 2012 and many of his fans shocking when his death was announced. Glenn brother cause of death of nature most probably a heart attack according to the History Channel announcement.

At the time of his death, he was doing what he knew best, actually building a houseboat near Pierre Part on the Belle River. Then medical report said he had a seizure which resulted in him falling off the boathouse. A responder call 911 then help arrived at the scene of the incident but all efforts to resuscitate him failed, and the local hospital pronounced Mitchell dead.

His brother Mitchell was  born on 18 May 1964, and died at the age of 47 just four days away from clocking-up 48. Then Mitchell body was placed in Lusk Cemetery in Gonzales on 19 May 2012. His death mostly affected Glenn who was very close to him.


Glenn Guist depends on the swamp for his livelihood and learned hunting skill from his father. He has been a gator hunter all his life before he made an appearance in Swamp People. In Louisiana, he worked with his family in the Conway Bayou.

He has been living on the swamp since his childhood. Then he along with his brother started featured as the regular cast members of the reality series, Swamp People. In the show he has been since the second season of the series. Also, he is still going strong in the show. He is one of the few people who survived the management change in the year 2016.

Also, he has a personalized merchandise store alongside his work on Swamp people. Glenn has excellent skill of hunting in the wild, primarily to teach people how to capture the dangerous alligators which shown in the show.

In the year 2011, he and his brother Mitchell made their debut and were featured as skilled hunters in Season 2 of the “Swamp People”. The brother debut entitled “Two Captains, One Family”.

Where is Glenn Guist Now? Is He Still Alive?

Glenn Guist is still alive but living a low profile life. However, many of  fans of “Swamp People” show thought, he wouldn’t be coming back to the show but he did return.

He featured in the eleventh season of Swamp People aired on January 23, 2020. Glenn is continuing working in the “Swamp People” show carrying of bot he and his late brother Mitchell passion for Gator hunting. And we believe, Glenn will for a long time. At present he is living in his houseboat.

Glenn Guist Eye

The audiences are more than curious to know what’s wrong with Glenn Guist eyes. He has a tarnished eyes which is deep blue in one while dark brown on the other.

He wears glasses but details behind the coloration of his eyes are still to be discovered. As per reports, the difference in the color of his eyes seems to have happened from Heterochromia Iridis.