Eileen Tate: Meet Andrew Tate’s Mother Who Raised Her Kids As a Single Mom

August 7, 2023   | March 22, 2024  | 

    Eileen Tate is the mother of the former kickboxing player Andrew Tate and Tristan Tate. She has always been a strong supporter of her children’s professions since separating from her husband in 1997. 

    Raising three children singly-handily, it wasn’t that easy for Eilleen who used to work as a dishwasher. But, now, all the hard work paid off, and the proud mother of three is currently living a life of peace and love in Luton.

    Key Takeaways

    • Eileen Tate is originally from Luton, England.
    • She worked as a catering assistant at the Cardinal Newman Catholic School.
    • Eileen was married to chess master Emory Tate in 1985. However, after 12 years of their married life, they divorced.
    • She raised her three children Andrew, Tristan, and Janine solely.
    • Tate is still alive and currently lives in a council house in Luton, North of London.

    Where is Eileen Tate Now?

    Andrew Tate’s mother Eileen is currently living in a £275,000 council house in Luton, North of London which belongs to a housing association on a Luton Council estate. She moved there in the 1990s with her three children after her divorce and is still living there.

    Eileen Tate’s Educational And College Details

    Eileen who goes by her full name Eileen Ashleigh Tate was born in Luton, Bedfordshire, England. She obtained her high school academic qualification from Rotherham High School and went to Barnfield College for her higher-level education.

    What Did Andrew Tate’s Mom Eileen Do?

    Eileen worked as a catering assistant at the Cardinal Newman Catholic School. She there looked after the institute’s kitchen duties and even was in the dishwashing department. 

    No doubt, Tate was a hard-working lady who would do anything when it comes to her children. As of now, all of her children are quite successful in their way, especially Andrew’s success is remarkable.

    Eileen Tate Met Her Ex-Late-Husband Emory In the 1980s; Their Wedding

    Eileen and her ex-husband Emory Tate first met each other at the Ministry of Defence base, Chicksands in Bedfordshire in the mid-1980s. The pair fell for each other and they soon get connected.

    Talking about their nuptial, the pair married in 1985 and later moved to Chicago. A year after their wedding, they welcomed their son Emory Tate III in 1986. He was named after his father and grandfather.

    Eileen Tate and Emory Tate.
    Eileen and her husband Emory.

    In 1988, Eileen and her spouse Emory welcomed their second son, Tristan Tate, and their one and only daughter Janine Tate was born in 1992.

    They Divorced In 1997

    The relationship between Andrew’s mother and father didn’t go well and the two got divorced in 1997, over a decade after their marriage. If sources are to be believed that Emory’s chess addiction was the major reason behind their separation.

    He would spend hours and hours playing chess, which apparently was the reason for their frequent arguments. Talking about the pair’s relationship, their oldest son Andrew made a tweet on April 12, 2023. He wrote,

    My mother complained about how crazy dad is and how it’s impossible to even speak around him without him losing his temper and going crazy.

    Tate added,

    “Forcing Andrew to shave his head” became a story mother would tell of how “insane” my dad was for years to come.”

    Her Ex-Husband Emory Was a Chess Player

    Emory was an international chess player who was once listed as the 72nd highest-rated player in the United States. Also, the late chess master was incorporated into the Indiana State Chess Hall of Fame in 2005.

    Emory Tate was a chess master.
    Emory is pictured in front of the chessboard.

    In addition to that, Tate was also in the United States Air Force for 20 years. He won two Bronze Stars during the Vietnam War.

    He Died at 56

    Emory passed away on October 17, 2015. He died of a heart attack during a tournament in Milpitas, California.

    Eileen Tate Is The Mother of Three Children

    She is the mother of three children from her late ex-husband Emory Tate. They are two sons, Emory Andrew Tate III and Tristan Tate and one daughter Janine Tate. All of her kids are quite successful in their own way.

    Eileen Tate with her children.
    Eileen and her children’s old picture.

    Emory Andrew Tate III

    Andrew is a well-known entrepreneur, social media personality, and professional kickboxer. He won his first championship, the ‘British ISKA Full Contact Cruiserweight Championship’ in 2009.

    Lately, Tate is involved in several businesses like real estate, fitness, and more.

    Tristan Tate

    Tristanher younger son has also followed in his brother’s footsteps to become a professional kickboxer. Besides, Tristan owns a casino in Romania.

    Janine Tate

    Eileen’s daughter Janine is a lawyer by profession who works at Frost Brown Todd LLC as an associate lawyer.

    Is Eileen Tate Remarried?

    According to her Facebook profile, Eileen is currently in a relationship with someone but she hasn’t revealed whether she is married or not. Even more so, Tate has remained reluctant about her partner’s name.

    How Is Her Relationship With Her Son Andrew?

    Eileen doesn’t seem to have a good relationship with his mother. He often tweets, hinting at his poor relationship with his mom. On April 12, 2023, he made a tweet where he called his mother ‘mean and hard.’ Also, he has written that he ‘wouldn’t call my mother particularly nice or soft.’

    Andrew Tate Twiter
    Andrew tweeted about his mother.

    Not only about his mom but Tate also occasionally shares about his dad. He stated that his dad used to visit once a year.

    Both Of Her Sons Were Arrested In 2022

    The Tate brothers were arrested in Romania in December 2022 along with two Romanian women on suspicion of rape, human trafficking, and creating a group to sexually exploit women.

    Eileen Tate's son.
    Andrew(L) with his brother Tristan(R).

    Along with allegations of human trafficking, Andrew was accused of raping one of the victims and his brother Tristan was charged with threatening others with violence. The Tate brothers were later taken into custody in a Bucharest property and released under house arrest on March 31, 2023.

    Some Interesting Facts About Eileen

    • After retiring from her work as a catering assistant, her son Andrew gave her 10-20% of his income.
    • During her son’s arrest, Eileen went to meet them at a Romania villa.
    • His son Andrew and Tate used to meet his father once a year when they visited England.
    • She is active on Facebook.

    Quick Facts
    Full Name Eileen Ashleigh Tate
    Popular Name Eileen Tate
    Birth Place Louton, England
    Nationality British
    Ethnicity White
    School Rotheram High School
    College Barnfield College
    Profession Catering assistant
    Net Worth $1 million
    Eye Color Light Brown
    Hair Color Brown
    Sexuality Straight
    Marital Status Divorced
    Spouse Emory Tate
    Children Andrew, Tristan and Janine Tate