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Josephine Tewson Family, Parents, Husband, Ex Husband, Children, Siblings

Josephine Ann Tewson was a popular actress and television personality. Josephine Ann Tewson passed away on August 18, 2022.



She later starred in Mostly Monkhouse, a BBC Radio Comedic program with David Jason supporting Bob Monkhouse.

She was a regular comedy performer who appeared in skits including Ronnie Corbett and Ronnie Barker on David Frost on Sunday and Hark at Barker (1969).



Josephine Tewson Parents

Josephine  Tewson was born to parents  William and Kate Tewson. Her dad was a professional musician who played double bass in the BBC Symphony Orchestra and her mom, Kate was a nurse.

Josephine Tewson Husband

After going through an acrimonious divorce from her first marriage, Tewson started an affair with her lover Henry Newman, who was a dentist. In addition, the couple tied the knot in a joyous ceremony on June 12th, 1972.


Sadly, Josephine’s bad luck continued into her second marriage, which ended with the passing of her second husband, Newman, in the year 1980.

Josephine Tewson Ex Husband

Josephine Tewson was married to the English actor Leonard Rossiter. Leonard Rossiter was her first husband.

The ex-couple first became acquainted with one another while they were both employed at Salisbury Rep.

Tewson and Rossiter finally tied the knot on September 27, 1958, after having been dated for some time.

The couple, however, was unable to maintain their relationship for any longer than three years and eventually divorced the following year in 1961.

Josephine Tewson Children

According to our research, Tewson has no kids. There is no information if she had any children or the identity of her children.

Josephine Tewson Siblings



There is no information if Josephine Tewson was her only parent’s child. We will keep digging to find out if she has other siblings.

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