Dr. David Paul Bennett

by doveclove Fri Jul 02 2021 Updated On Mon Dec 19 2022
Dr. David Paul Bennett

Dr. David Paul Bennett is the late father of actor Jonathan Bennett

He graduated as a doctor from Kirksville School of Osteopathic Medicine. 

He treated the patient for 45 years as a family practitioner and emergency medicine doctor.

His parents were Paul Samuel Bennett and Nida M. Broadwell Bennett.

He was also a passionate pilot with a private pilot certificate. 

Jonathan also shares on David’s Birthday that there was nothing that his dad loved more than flying on his official Instagram.

Young Dr. David Paul Bennett
Young Dr. David Paul Bennett   Source: Instagram

His Family

Dr. Bennett married Ruthanne Bennett of Ohio. The couple had one son together, Jonathan Bennett.

Ruthanne was a homemaker and was very close to her son Jonathan. She died on November 30, 2012, at the age of 67

He had four children from two women, and their names are Brian Bennett, Brent (Stephanie), Bennett, Jonathan, and Lisa (Matthew) Horner.

Dr. David Paul Bennett wife Ruthanne Bennett, and son Jonathan Bennett
Dr. David Paul Bennett wife Ruthanne Bennett, and son Jonathan Bennett Source: Instagram

Son Jonathan

Jonathan is an actor, television personality, and host. He is famous for his presence as Aaron Samuels in the comedy movie Mean Girls in 2004.

He hosted popular shows such as the Food Network series, Halloween Wars, and Cake Wars. 

He also starred in various television dramas. 

He is one of the participants in Dancing with the Stars with dancer Allison Holker in 2014.

In 2016, he played two episodes of Hit the Floor as gay sports agent Lucas.

He also wrote a cookbook, The Burn Cookbook, with celebrity chef Nikki Martin in 2018.

He was a houseguest on the second season of the reality competition Celebrity Big Brother.

Dr. David Paul Bennett with his son Jonathan Bennett
Dr. David Paul Bennett with his son Jonathan Bennett   Source: Instagram

Jonathan’s Relationships

Jonathan was engaged to actress Elizabeth Hendrickson from 2001 to 2003

He later in 2012 was spotted with television personality Stephanie Pratt.

He also dated actor Matt Dallas from 2014 to 2015.

Jonathan finally found the love of his life, Jaymes Vaughan, in 2017 and is soon getting married.

Jonathan is engaged with celebrity Jaymes Vaughan, an actor and celebrity page host. 

Vaughan was a former Amazing Race contestant.

He first met Jaymes on the set of Celebrity Page, where Bennett was promoting the movie Halloween Wars, and Jaymes was the host of the show in 2016

The celebrity exchanged their number and later got engaged.

The couple made their relationship official after Jaymes proposed to Jonathan at The Christmas House on November 30, 2020

Vaughan surprisingly proposed Bennett getting down on one knee with a self-written song. This made Bennett emotional and burst down into tears.

In 2021, Jonathan and James got a chance to be covered in The Knot magazine with the title pride & Joy as the first gay couple.

The couple is soon planning to be each other spouses and is very excited about their wedding.

The couple initially had booked Palace Resorts in Mexico as their wedding destination.

But they got disappointed after the owner denied giving them the place due to their same-sex relationship.

Despite this, Bennett and Vaughan openly share their relationship on social media and represent the whole LGBTQ+ community beautifully.

Jonathan with Jaymes
Jonathan with Jaymes   Source: Instagram

Net Worth 

Dr. David Paul is no more, but his son is a famous TV personality. 

His estimated net worth is $ 1 Million, and his source of income source is modeling, hosting, and acting.

Net Worth          $ 1 Million
Income SourceModel, Actor, Anchor

Age, Weight, and Height

  1. He was born on May 1, 1940.
  2. He died on April 28, 2014, at the age of 73.
  3. His weight and height were not available on the internet.
  4. He belongs to the American race.

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