How often have you seen two brothers dominating their way in the wildlife? Well, there are only a handful of selected men who are known as the most dynamic duo in the History Channel’s Swamp People.
Mitchell Guist and his brother, Glenn Guist, made their names as professional gator hunters in the swamps of Louisiana. So, here are some fascinating facts about Mitchell’s death, and wife that you must know. Also, find out everything about his career and net worth in the article below.
Caption: The dynamic Guist brother’s in action
Who is Mitchell Guist? His Wiki-Biography
Mitchell James Guist was born on May 18, 1964. He grew up alongside his brother Glenn Guist in Gonzales, Louisiana. According to his bio, Mitchell’s zodiac sign was Taurus. He belonged to white ethnicity and had an American nationality.
He was born to Hubert Guist (father) and Bonnie Albritton (mother). He had four other siblings named Daniel Guist, Tonya, Hubert Guist Jr., and Glenn. Mitchell grew up in the swamps of Gonzales, but later, his family migrated to Conway Bayou, Louisiana.
Talking about his early life, he and Glenn grew up fishing and hunting in the swamps together. His father, Hubert, taught them the art of gator hunting and also, their survival skills in the wild. The two brothers focused most of their time hunting alligators while none-of them had any intention of having a family.
Mitchell Guist from Swamp People
Mitchell Guist was a talented hunter that earned him a spot in the History Channel’s show named Swamp People. He quickly adapted the ways and trends of this show, along with his brother Glenn. It was back in 2011 when Mitchell and Glenn became a cast of the show in its second season. Since then, he became a famous television personality from the show.
The two became instant stars, and they had a massive fan club of their own. The two brothers were the most dynamic duo in the channel’s entire history. Swamp People featured Mitchell hunting almost anything for their dinner. The list of their targets included Catfish, Alligator, Bullfrog, Snapping Turtle, and an American Alligator.
Also, the Guist brothers featured in the show’s special episodes where they swapped their hunts (mostly Cottontail Rabbits) for Snapping Turtles. Mitchell continued to appear on the third season of Swamp People in 2012 as well.
Unfortunately, it was the end of Mitchell’s career as a television personality before his mysterious death in 2012.
What is Glenn Guist doing after Brother Mitchell’s Death?
The two brothers came to toe to toe when talking about their gator hunting skills. Both Glenn Guist and Mitchell worked hard on their passion from a very young age. Glenn featured alongside his brother in Swamp People since 2011.
They were the most iconic duo for the show until the unfortunate happened, and Mitchell passed away at the age of 47. Many people were wondering if Glenn would continue to be a cast on Swamp People after the death of his beloved brother.
Glenn was heartbroken with the sudden demise of his brother, and despite the fact, he continued featuring in the show. Of course, he had encouraged support from the fans to extend his stint. Glenn still features in the eleventh season of Swamp People, which aired on January 23, 2020.
How much was the Guist brother’s worth? Glenn Guist’s net worth
The two brothers stayed together since childhood, so it’s safe to assume their worth together. Before rising to fame in Swamp People, Mitchell and Glenn worked on construction sites together. They worked at Alexander Concretes apart from the vague career hunting alligators in the swamps.
Mitchell passed away in 2012, so lets’ see how much his brother’s worth is. Glenn continues to feature in the latest episodes of Swamp People Season 11. He has gathered a massive fortune over the years.
Glenn Guist’s net worth is an outstanding figure of $300,000 as of 2020. His role in the television show is the primary source of income at the moment.
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Was Mitchell Guist Married? His relationships & children
Mitchell Guist was a single man his entire life. He never married or had any affairs in his life. Also, he had no children to carry on his family trait.
However, he considered his brother, Glenn, as his only family. The two were always together while some people called them Glenn Mitchell, knowing their brotherhood. Just like Mitchell, Glenn never married as well.
They had no interest in having a family of more, which could be the only reason why they stayed single all their lives. Besides, Glenn lost his only family when his brother died of a heart attack in 2012.
Mitchell Guist’s Cause of Death Revealed: 2020 updates
In an unfortunate tale of incidents, Mitchell Guist passed away at the age of 47 on May 14, 2012. He got in an accident near Pierre Part on the Belle River. The hunter was loading items in his boat while he slipped and fell.
First, the authorities revealed that he suffered a seizure. Well, it was unclear if the seizure was a part of his medical condition or an outcome of the fall. However, after a lengthy investigation, the fact about him having a heart attack came out.
Guist’s death was because of the natural causes, so Glenn could only move on from this disaster.
Caption: Swamp People remembers Mitchell Guist