Tom Brady's Family

Tom Brady is a player who has cemented his position in the NFL as one of the greatest of all time. The legendary quarterback played for 23 seasons in the NFL with the New England Patriots and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers before announcing his retirement from the game once and for all at the end of the 2022-23 NFL season. In his long NFL career, one of the driving forces behind his game was his family. Brady might have split from his wife Giselle Bundchen in 2022 due to his persistence to continue playing but the star quarterback has finally decided to dedicate his time to his three children. Since the, divorce Tom Brady has credited his co-parenting with Giselle Bundchen as one of the best experiences for his children. Let us take a closer look into Tom Brady’s family.

Who is Tom Brady’s Father?

Tom Brady is named after his father, Tom Brady Sr. who jokingly calls himself the ‘Original Tom Brady’ and the ‘Old G.O.A.T.’ He raised Tom Brady along with his three other children (Maureen, Nancy and Julie Brady) in San Mateo, California. Brady Sr. is of Irish descent. He founded an insurance agency over half a decade ago and still runs it.

Brady Sr. is one of the reasons that the legendary quarterback had such an astute work ethic and hunger to win. An environment of positive competition in the house while growing up helped Tom Brady develop a mindset of winning.

Brady Sr. is also one of the most ardent fans of his son as he made sure to attend almost every game that Tom Brady played even as a University of Michigan player. Tom Brady’s father has made sure to attend each of the Super Bowl matches that he has played in. He stated that the greatest joy that Brady got out of his life was playing football, hanging out with his teammates and joshing around in the locker room. Brady Sr. has been one of the most hardcore supporters of his son during Tom Brady's final season. He along with Brady's mother Galynn, attended the honetown game against the 49ers with 100 friends and family members.

Thomas Brady Sr. struggled with COVID-19 in 2020 but recovered successfully. He currently resides in San Mateo, California along with his wife, Galynn.

Tom Brady’s Mother, Galynn Brady

Tom Brady’s mother Galynn Patricia Brady has been one of his greatest sources of strength in his long football career. She was born in Browerville, Minnesota and has German, Swedish, Norwegian and Polish ancestry. Tom Brady has cited his mother as one of the greatest inspirations behind his strength as she was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2016 and overcame it. She underwent chemotherapy and was declared free of cancer soon after Brady won his fifth Super Bowl (Super Bowl LI).

Tom Brady's mother along with his father has been a constant supporter in his games. On Mother's Day in 2023, Tom Brady also posted a heartfelt message for his mother on Instagram where he credited her compassion and kindness. Galynn Brady has been married to Tom Brady Sr. for over 50 years now and the couple have been one of the greatest role models for their son Tom Brady.

Tom Brady’s Siblings

Tom Brady is one of the four children of his parents, Galynn and Thomas Brady. He is their youngest child and the only son among three daughters. He has three elder sisters Maureen, Julie and Nancy.

Maureen Brady

Maureen Brady is the oldest Brady sibling. She was an elite athlete herself as she was an All-Star American softball pitcher at Fresno State. Maureen aced softball in college but decided to pursue a career in nursing. She currently works at a hospital in Bakersfield, California. Maureen also has a daughter who is following in her mother’s footsteps and plays softball.

Nancy Brady

Nancy Brady was also an avid sportsperson as a child and played both softball and basketball. She graduated from Boston University and currently works as a Public Health Technical advisor.

Julie Brady

Julie Brady is the closest sibling of Tom Brady. She is only three years elder than Tom and the both of them also share their birthday on August, 3. She studied at the University of California where she got a softball scholarship. Julie Brady is currently married to former Boston Red Sox player Kevin Youkilis.

Tom Brady’s Children

One of the most important parts of Tom Brady’s life is his three children. Brady had his first child, son John Edward Thomas Monayhan with his first wife, Bridget Monayhan. He has one son and one daughter with his second wife Giselle Bundchen with whom he split up recently. Tom Brady and Giselle Bundchen have been co-parenting their children since their split, and Tom Brady has on munerous occassions showered her with gratitude for raising their children in a splendid manner.

John Edward Thomas Moynahan

Lovingly called ‘Jack’, Tom Brady’s first son was born on August 22, 2007. Tom Brady was not present during Jack’s birth and was not involved too as he had just started dating Giselle Bundchen. However, he was very much a part of Jack’s upbringing. He and Giselle Bundchen were part of Jack’s upbringing along with Bridget Moynahan and the father-son duo share a close bond. Jack inherited the love for football from his old man, and Brady even signed with the Buccaneers to live closer to Jack. Tom Brady has been very vocal about his support for his son Jack in his endeavours. His son Jack loves basketball the most and might even give up on football, but that has made Brady only the most supportive about his son's choices.

Benjamin Rein Brady

Benjamin Brady

Benjamin is the first child of Giselle Bundchen and Tom Brady. Born on December 8, 2009, he is apparently a very funny child and jests around the house. Benjamin Brady has been seen on many occasions celebrating his father’s success on the field by dabbing.

Vivian Lake Brady

Vivian Lake Brady

The youngest child of Giselle and Tom is Vivian. She was born on December 5, 2012. She accompanies her father to many sports events and loves cheering him on from the stands. She is often spotted wearing Tom’s football jerseys. She is a spitting image of her mother.

Tom Brady’s Ex-Wife, Giselle Bundchen

Tom Brady was famously married to supermodel Giselle Bundchen for 13 years (2009-2022). The couple split up when problems surfaced in their marriage due to Brady’s decision to continue playing football even after initially announcing his retirement at the beginning of 2022.

Tom Brady and Giselle Bundchen did not have a nasty divorce proceeding and even decided to co-parent their children. The couple split their assets amicably.


When did Tom Brady and Giselle Bundchen get divorced?

Tom Brady and Giselle Bundchen officially announced their divorce on October 28, 2022. The couple was struggling with their marriage ever since Brady decided to unretire from football in March 2022.

Was Tom Brady married to anyone before Giselle Bundchen?

No. Before dating and eventually marrying , Tom Brady was dating actress Bridget Monayhan for three years.

How many children does Tom Brady have with Giselle?

Tom Brady has two children with Giselle Bundchen. They have a son, Benjamin and a daughter Vivian.

What is Tom Brady’s Net Worth?

Tom Brady has amassed a net worth of around $270 million in his career as a professional football player. He is set to become an NFL analyst on FOX and even signed a lucrative deal with them.

Does Tom Brady have pets?

Tom Brady announced in February 2023 that he and his family welcomed two Siamese cats to their family upon request from his daughter Vivian.