Violet Mattie Grinstead, Personal Life and Net Worth

The celebrity we are going to talk about today has already died but today she is enjoying the stardom of her grandson even after her death. Wondering who is the grandson of Violet Mattie Grinstead? Well, it is Johnny Depp, a famous American actor, who does not need an introduction.

Today, we will tell you everything about Violet Mattie Grinstead including her early life, siblings, parents, education, profession, net worth, love life, children, death, and all other details.

Personal life

Violet Mattie Grinstead was born on 30 Mar 1907 in Barren County, Kentucky, USA, and holds American nationality. The names of her parents were Robert Fauntleroy Grinstead and Mary Edna Bailey Grinstead. Besides this, not much information is available about the early life of Violet Mattie Grinstead. As for her love life, she was married to Oren Laramore Depp. When the couple got married and how long they remained together is not confirmed. Also, the profession of her husband is unknown to the public.

After enjoying a long life, Violet Mattie Grinstead took her last breath on 8 January 2000 in Owensboro, Daviess County, Kentucky, USA at the age of 92.

Parents and siblings

As we already said there is not much information available on the early life of Violet Mattie Grinstead, nothing much is known about her parents as well as siblings. From their personal lives to professional careers, everything is just a secret. The only confirmed thing about them is their names and you already know the names of her parents that are Robert Fauntleroy Grinstead and Mary Edna Bailey Grinstead. Speaking of her siblings she had one brother and his name was Christopher Thompkins Grinstead.


The marriage of Violet Mattie Grinstead with Oren Laramore Depp yielded her one child and his name is John Christopher Depp, Sr., who worked as a civil engineer throughout his life.

Education and profession

Here again, nothing has been disclosed to the public about Violet Mattie Grinstead. Not even a single piece of information is known about the education as well as the profession of Violet Mattie Grinstead.

Reason for the popularity of Violet Mattie Grinstead

The main reason for the popularity of Violet Mattie Grinstead is her grandson, Johnny Depp, who is today a household name in Hollywood. Though Johnny Depp has apparently never talked about her,  she gained public attention for being his grandmother.

Net worth of Violet Mattie Grinstead

With the fact that the profession of Violet Mattie Grinstead is a mystery, her net worth is an unknown matter as well. We just hope that Violet Mattie Grinstead had a good life with enough money. If you talk about the net worth of her grandson Johnny Depp, he is estimated to have a giant net worth of around 150 million. He has made this giant amount of money solely through his acting career.


The ironic fact about Violet Mattie Grinstead is that she could hardly enjoy any stardom when she was alive because Johnny Depp was not a big star at that time. She became famous only after her death.