If you have had a chance to watch a television series that was titled ‘Mountain Men,’ I am quite sure that this man must be very familiar to you. This show aired on History channel, and Preston Roberts was among the characters that featured in this series. In the series, he served at the Turtle Island Preserve with Eustace Conway who was a good buddy to him. Here is a quick summary of net worth, career and earnings of Preston Roberts in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Preston was born in 1957 on July 17th. He was an active environmentalist and died in 2017 on 24th July. He left behind a wife and children that loved him even to his deathbed. He was an amazing mentor and a teacher who understood clearly all the environmental subjects. After completing his high school education, he joined Appalachian State University where he graduated with a degree in Art education. Up to his death, he was working at the Turtle Island.
Preston was a married man who adored his wife very much. Many of the times he was quoted saying that for a man to be super successful, they need the right woman to push them to highest recognition ever. He believed that his wife was the perfect match sent from heaven specifically for him. He married Kathleen DuPont McGuire, who they met in 1975. Interestingly, he only got married once up to his death. After their marriage, the couple got blessed with three kids. In most of his life, he lived on a log cabin that was situated in East Fork River.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Preston met Conway in 1992, and within no time, they had become best buddies. A bio that was written about him clearly said that he was very experienced in making knives, fishing and hunting. His skills were excellent, and this is what made him become part of the History Channel TV show. In one of the episodes that were aired, he made knives from a circular sawmill blade. He named those knifes ‘Woodsman’ series of the knives.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Preston Roberts is estimated to be $2.5 million. This wealth has been generated from multiple sources. Among the sources include his career as an actor where he featured in a television series that was aired in History Channel in which they appeared together with Eustace Conway. His fortune has also come from his career in working on the Turtle Island Preserve.
Death is one of the cruelest that happens to a person. They disappear never to be seen again in life. On 24th July, that was the time when the curtain closed for this man. He died surrounded by his family which is something to admire. Despite his death, his legacy still lives on, and his love for nature remained unmatched. He remains to be among the best designers when it comes to making of knives.