Is Dan Dotson Dead At Age 56? Wife, Net Worth & Facts

Date: 10 Dec, 2018

Is Dan Dotson Dead At Age 56? Wife, Net Worth & Facts

Quick Information

Date of Birth 1962-11-23
Nationality American
Profession Auctioneer
Marital Status Married
Wife/Spouse Laura Dotson(m.2000)
Divorced/Engaged Not Yet
Gay/Lesbain No
Ethnicity White
Net Worth $4.5 Million
Children/Kids Garett Dotson(Son)
Height 5 Feet 8 Inches (1.73 Meters)
Education John W. North High School

Featured Auctioneer Dan Dotson is a reality star. He was born on 23 November 1962 in California.

When he was merely at the age of 11, his grandfather Sam Fancher, a farm and cattle auctioneer in the Ozark Mountains of Northwest Arkansas, provided him the knowledge about auctioneering. Dan started working with his grandfather in the auctioneering field whenever he was on holiday.

Eventually, the passion of auctioneering business gripped his mind in such a way that he skipped school when he was 16 and traveled to the Chino auction in California to sell furniture.

Dan Dotson Dead?

In 2014, Dan suffered a major life-threatening health condition. He was at the age of 52. And, all of a sudden he underwent a double brain aneurysm, also known as hemorrhagic stroke. He was rushed to the hospital immediately by his family. But, the doctor announced that there was more than 40 to 60 percent for him to be dead. Luckily, after emergency surgery, Dan survived his illness and eventually recovered from the disease. 

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Since then, Dan timely is rumored to dead. His death rumors fueled up when a Storage Wars' frequent buyer Mark Balelo was found dead in his apartment. But, the reply for Dan's death is merely no. He is relishing his life with his family and loved ones.

Dan Dotson's Family, Wife

Through the ups and downs, Dan has got a perfect partner to hold on. He is supported by his lovely wife, Laura Dotson in every sickness and happiness. Since exchanging the wedding vows in 1996, the couple has been relishing their married life. 

Dan experienced bliss in his family when his wife gave birth to a son named Garrett on 9 January 1998. 

Dan Dotson (right) and his wife (second from right) enjoys the weekend with Storage Wars fans on 30 November 2018 (Photo: Dan Dotson's Twitter)

But, it was not his first time to experience fatherhood as he had two sons, Tom, and Zac from his first marriage. Nevertheless, Laura, who previously was Laura Christine Payton, has appreciated her husband's past and his children as her own family. 

Storage Wars

In December 2010, Dan and his wife, Laura Dotson appeared on A&E’s reality series Storage Wars alongside Brandi Passante. Since then, Dan act as an auctioneer and Laura perform in the role of ring-woman in the series, but they often reverse their roles.

Apart from being spouses, the pair is also business partners. Dan is a chief advisor, and the co-creator of whereas Laura is the co-owner and manager of the internet portal that provides self-storage auction listings throughout the United States. Besides, they are the owner of a cutting-edge auctioneering company, American Auctioneers.

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Dan Dotson's Net Worth - How Rich Is He?

Dan officially ventured into the auctioneering business in the year 1974. Then in the year 1980s and 1990s, he established an auction house, which specialized in pottery, dolls, collectibles, porcelain, furniture. Interestingly, he has now expanded his business with his wife. Their company American Auctioneers performs three thousand auctions every year.

So, with the increase of business, it is clear that Dan also earns a large sum of net worth. On top of that, he already has a net worth of $4.5 million. And, his wife also relishes the net worth of $4.5 million. Together they live in a lavish house of 3,171 square foot, which is in Yucaipa, California.