Elaine Adkison gained wide recognition as the daughter of Vernon Adkison. More importantly, she followed the footsteps of her father and established herself as a reality star of Discovery Channel appearing in “Bering Sea Gold.” Came as a rookie, now she is the captain of the ship and master of the sea.
But, fans always wanted to know more about their personal life of Elaine. So, here in this Elaine Adkison Wikipedia, we cover her husband’s details, age, and net worth. So, delve into this article starting with,
Meet Elaine Adkison, Vernon Adkison’s Eldest Daughter
Elaine Adkison is the eldest daughter of Vernon Adkison who came to Nome in 2012 with her father to mine for gold. With no prior experience, she learned the ropes with the assistance of her father and other crew members. Ever since then, she has worked alongside her father and also appeared on several TV shows.
Gold mining has been a rewarding profession to her father, Vernon Adkison. After working as a Marine ships pilot and master mariner for the United States Merchant Marine, USMM, Vernon delved into the gold mining business in 2010. Vernon’s daughter Elaine was born to his second wife Elisa D Barlow.
Elaine’s parents married in 1989 but ended up getting a divorce. Besides her, her parents also welcomed another daughter Yvonne Adkison. Her sister worked for her father but in 2014 police arrested her for the possession of 10 grams of heroin, $1840 in cash, scales, packaging materials, and airlines tickets. She was sentenced to 2 years in 2017. According to her Facebook page, she appears to have turned her life around.
Yvonne started her own hairstylist business named Beyond the Mirror Salon.
More about her family, her father previously married his first wife Mary Crocato in 1981 in Texas. But, they divorced a few years after. Currently, Vernon is married to his third wife Arlene Adkison who hailed from Tubigon, Bohol.
Does Elaine Adkison Have A Husband?
No, Elaine Adkison isn’t married to have a husband. But, she is currently in a relationship with a man named Matt Jones from Alaska. Elaine and her boyfriend, Matt welcomed their daughter Eleanor Olivia Yvonne Jones in July 2020.
Previously, Elaine was romantically linked with a diver named Flint Collins. Until their split, he worked aboard both the Wild Ranger and his girlfriend’s boat, the Bering Booty, but he left in Season 4. After the break-up, she kindled her relationship with Shem Fogelman, a fellow diver. They welcomed a daughter together in 2015.
Elaine Adkison Age
Elaine Adkison was born in August 1990. She turned 31 years old in August of 2021.
Elaine Adkison Net Worth
According to TVShowCasts, Vernon and his family reels in $500 thousand per year from the show and outside of it. While Vernon Adkison is estimated to be worth $2 million, Elaine Adkison stacked a burgeoning net worth of $500 thousand.
Before working for her father, Elaine Adkison worked at Hooters in North Charleston, South Carolina. But, starting from 2012 she helped her father as a deckhand and captain working as a professional gold digger. She worked hard to learn everything she needed to survive the open sea.
But, during her first pregnancy, Elaine took a little break from her duty. But, returned soon after to the job which her father always complimented about her. Vern said of his firstborn, “Elaine is ambitious. She wants to be the captain… The only way you’re ever gonna do something like this is just strapping on, jumping in, and [doing] it. Make some mistakes, break a few things, but hopefully, she’ll learn before she [kills] herself. Sometimes that’s the way you got to do it.”
Besides “Bering Sea Gold,” she also appeared in “Gold Rush” for one episode.
Is Elaine Adkison On Instagram, Facebook, Twitter?
The only social media platform where Elaine could be discovered was Facebook. She was friends with 1.4k people on her FB handle (@elaine.adkison). She doesn’t seem to be on Instagram or Twitter, or she deleted her public profile.
How Tall Is Elaine Adkison?
Elaine Adkison stands tall to the height of 5 feet 7 inches.
Where Was Elaine Adkison Born?
Elaine was born in her hometown of Homer, Alaska.
How Many Episodes Of Bering Sea Gold Features Elaine Adkison?
Elaine appeared on 27 episodes of “Bering Sea Gold” (2012-2020). Whereas, she appeared on 7 episodes in “Bering Sea Gold: Under The Ice” (2014).