Mary Katharine Ham - Updated Jun 2024

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Mary Katharine Ham

Mary Katherine Ham is an established former CNN political Commentator and a senior Writer at the Federalist. Mary Katherine is well-known as an award-winning American newscaster and journalist.

Early Life and Childhood

Mary Katharine Ham was born in Montgomery, Alabama, US on April 5, 1980. She is the daughter of Joh Ham though her mother’s name is not disclosed yet. Likewise, her grandfather’s name is the late J.W Ham who was a career cryptographer.

While, Mary was brought up in Durham, North Carolina. She is 43 years old and her zodiac sign is Aries. Meanwhile, she holds American nationality. We do not have other information regarding her siblings and childhood memories. Mary was inspired by her father in Journalism.


she did her graduation from Riverside High School, Leesburg, VA, USA. Likewise, in 2002, she completed her Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from Henry W. Grady College, Georgia, United States.

After that, she continued her studies at the University of Georgia in journalism. She was a bright and talented student and was keenly interested in continuing her career in Journalism.

Mary Katharine Ham – Net Worth 2024

Looking at her successful career, we can assume she has a decent amount of sum. Her net worth is $500K US. She earned $57k as a CNN host and she receives a royalty of 70% from her book. “End of Discussion..”

She is a multitalented personality with all her, hard work and dedication towards work has made a beautiful life for herself.

Career and Professional Life

Mary Katharine Ham started her journey as a reporter for the Richmond County Daily Journal,  which is a publication of Heartland Publications.

Previously, she worked as a writer for The Washington Examiner and also as a columnist and managing editor for Mary in 1006 won a Golden Dot award for Best Vlog from the Institute for Politics, Democracy.

Again received another award from the Internet for her video blog series Ham Nation for Likewise, in 2007, her video, named Sopranos DC was the video of the year in the Weblog Awards.

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Mary speaking in a program. Source: Flickr

Mary Katharine Ham also worked as the host of the Morning Majority on WMAL in Washington, D.C. until 2012. Similarly, she contributed to publications such as The Daily Caller and The Weekly Standard and worked as a paid contributor for Fox News Channel,  Bill O’Reilly’s show, and The O’Reilly Factor.

Moving on, She became the guest host on The View and a guest panelist on Fox’s late-night satire show Red Eye with Greg Gutfeld on February 4, 2014. Now, she is a Senior Writer at The Federalist and writes about politics, society, and sports. Following, she is a CNN contributor and an editor.

Relationship Status

Mary Katharine Ham was married to the late Jake Brewer Wed in 2011 in Lake Anna Virginia, USA. Her husband is a  former White House aide and she met him in a media panel discussion.

Unfortunately, he died on 19th September 2015 from a fatal injury he couldn’t recover from when he met an accident in a charity bike race. The couple has two daughters together named, Georgia Brewer, born in 2013, and Garnet J. Brewer in 2015.

Though Jake is not with us he has given beautiful memory to Mary and lived a beautiful life with her till the end.

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Mary Katharine Ham with her husband in a frame. Source: liverrampup

Body Measurements

Mary Katharine Ham is not only talented but beautiful and attractive. She has hazel eyes with brown hair. Likewise, her height is 5ft 3inch with a weight of 52 kg. She has a model body with an hourglass body. Likewise, her full body measurement is 33 inches and her dress size is 8US.

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Caption: Mary Katharine Ham giving a pose. Source: wiki feet

Mary Katharine Ham – Social Media

Mary Katharine Ham is a popular media personality and an active TV Journalist. She has a huge fan following and is appreciated by all her well-wishers. Mary has 247k Twitter followers, she keeps updating her political views there.

Likewise, she has 42k Facebook followers and 40.3k Instagram followers. She updates her fans about her professional and personal life.