FBI's James Fitzgerald Married, Wife, Family, Personal Life, Bio

By Staff Writer | On: 03 Aug, 2018
FBI's James Fitzgerald Married, Wife, Family, Personal Life, Bio

Quick Information

Date of Birth 1953-06-17
Nationality American
Profession Criminal Profiler
Marital Status Engaged
Wife/Spouse Ellie Fitzgerald (Divorced)
Divorced/Engaged Yes (Once)
Girlfriend/Dating Natalie Schilling (Engaged)
Gay/Lesbain No
Ethnicity White
Net Worth Not Disclosed
Social Media Twitter, Instagram
Children/Kids Sean Fitzgerald, Dan Fitzgerald & Ryan Fitzgerald (Sons)
Height N/A
Education Penn State University, FBI Academy in Quantico
Parents Name Unknown

Millions of people have heard the name Theodore John Kaczynski as a Unabomber, an American domestic terrorist and a man behind mail bombings, three murders and dozens of injuries that took place between1978 and 1995. 

But the name, James Fitzgerald may not ring a bell.

Only fewer people know that the man, who helped crack the case of Theodore and get him arrested was none other than James Fitzgerald. 

Well, James is an American criminal profiler and is a retired FBI agent best known for his help in the UNABOM investigation. He is also the major subject of Discovery Channel’s drama miniseries, “Manhunt: Unabomber.”

James Fitzgerald's Bio, Career

James was born on 17 June 1953 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is of 65 years of age.

He attended Penn State University for a degree in criminal justice.

James began his career as a store detective during his early days. He then joined the police force in 1976 and served his country for eleven consecutive years.

After that, James attended and graduated from the FBI Academy in Quantico, Virginia. Upon graduation, he was assigned to New York Field Decision’s Joint Bank Robbery Task Force.

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In 1995, James was promoted to criminal profiler at the National Center for the Analysis of Violent Crime. With his affluence in the field, he became the member of FBI’s Behavioral Analysis Unit (BAU).

During his career, James was fortunate to have been assigned to work some of the most prominent criminal cases of the last twenty years. In 2007, James retired from active law enforcement to pursue a writing career.

His first book, “A Journey to the Center of the Mind, Book I:  The Coming-of-Age Years, was published in 2014. After three years, he authored a second book titled “A Journey to the Center of the Mind, Book II:  The Police Officer Years.”

As of now,  James lends his skills as a technical consultant for the TV show, Criminal Minds. Not only that, but he is also a co-host and executive producer of the show, Killer Profile and a prominent part of the television series, Manifesto.

James Fitzgerald's: Married Once

Well, James Fitzgerland was a married man once. But his relationship with wife didn't end well as the duo parted their ways. No information of James's ex-wife regarding identity and whereabouts has ever surfaced in the media.

Nevertheless, it is clear that James shares three sons with his estranged wife. His sons are Sean, Dan, and Ryan. Dan and his wife Meredith welcomed their baby girl named Brynn Aoife Fitzgerald on 18 August 2017.

Back on 21 August 2017, James uploaded the picture of himself along with his son Dan and granddaughter in his Facebook. Via the captions, he revealed that the baby girl was the first female Fitzgerald to be born in 76 years.

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Although James publicly shares his children's picture in his social media, he is tight-lipped regarding his ex-wife.  Instead, he timely showcases his relationship with his fiancee. 

Well, after the divorce from his first wife, James found love in his girlfriend named Natalie Schilling. The pair eventually got engaged as well. But they have kept their engagement date and love story close to their hearts. 

So, it's clear that James is not only about low-key about his failed marital relationship but also of his current love-life.

James Fitzgerald attends the red carpet event of Manhunt Unabomber with fiancee Natalie Schilling on 17 August 2017 (Photo: James Fitzgerald's Facebook)

Nevertheless, James timely uploads the pictures of his fiancé through his social account.

On 17 August 2017, he uploaded the picture that captured him and his lady attending the red carpet event of the show, Manhunt Unabomber in his Facebook page.

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Moreover, he and Natalie attended the dinner interview with Lee and Debbie Norelli in June 2018, after Lee and Debbie won the auction item of a chance to talk with James. 

Speculating at the public appearance of James with his fiancee, it can be stated that James is enjoying his retired life with his fiancé and his family members to the fullest.