Stephen and Anne Waters’ only child is Jesse Watters, an American political commentator. His mother, New York liberal Democrat Anne Waters, is 70 years old and lives on Long Island.
Watters is named after Jesse Andrew Burnett, an associate chief justice of the Kansas Supreme Court who was the great-grandfather of Watters’ mother.
Watters grew up in the East Falls and Germantown neighborhoods of Philadelphia. He completed his junior year at William Penn Charter School before relocating with his family to Long Island, New York.