House of Davenport Family has three members participating in the eleventh season of Drag Race. The Davenports are from Texas.
The Matriarch of the family, Kelexis Davenport, started the journey of one of the most successful drag families in the world.
Kelexis appeared in the 2010 Comedy Thriller movie Ticked-Off Trannies With Knives as Pinky La'Trimm alongside other famous drag queens and performers like Willam Belli and Erica Andrews.
Besides her appearances, Kelexis is more known for being the mother to six legendary drag queens and for starting a major empire in the drag business.
A'Keria Chanel Davenport, Honey Davenport, and Rajah O'Hara are the granddaughters of Kelexis Davenport, who appear in the eleventh season of a drag race.
The other family member previously appearing on the race is the late Sahara Davenport, who appeared in Season 2. Kennedy Davenport, who appeared in Season 7 and All Stars 3, and Monet X Change, who appeared in Season 10 and All Stars 4.
House Of Davenport Family Tree
The grande dame of the family tree is Kelexis Davenport who originally hails from Texas and is a pageant queen. Davenport Drag family has 8 Drag queens.
Her daughters, the late Sahara Davenport, Kennedy Davenport, Lady Deja Davenport, Armani Nicole Davenport, and the late Bianca Davenport and Londenn Davenport, are siblings.
Among the siblings, Kennedy is the eldest, while Armani is the youngest living sister. Kennedy gained popularity through his appearance in Drag Race. Honey Davenport is the drag mother of Monet X Change. The other davenports don't have children.
Lady Deja Davenport has one daughter Honey Davenport who appears in the latest season of the Drag Race alongside their niece A'keria Chanel Davenport who is the daughter of Armani Nicole Davenport.
Meet The Davenport Drag Family
The Davenport family has won several pageants for being professional queens famous for their incredible dance choreographies and lip-syncing capabilities.
They are one of the most well-respected families in the drag community.
Kelexis is known for her high-energy performances and technical skills in drag. She has been active on the drag circuit and has performed in various venues and events around the United States and Internationally.
She was a cheerleader in High School,, and her discipline and knowledge about drag can be seen through her children, who brought numerous pageants and success to the family name.
Kennedy Davenport was born on September 9, 1980, in Texas. She is known for her ability to execute complex choreography.
Davenport finished fourth overall in his appearance in the seventh season of RuPaul's Drag Race. She is also a talented singer and has released several singles. She was the winner of Miss Gay Texas America 2009.
Kennedy was voted as one of the "100 Most Powerful Drag Queens in America" by New York Magazine in 2019. She is also an advocate for LGBTQ rights and uses her platform to raise awareness for important issues within the community.
The Dancing Diva of Texas has 298k followers on her Instagram, and her username is @kennedyddoftx.
Lady Deja Davenport
Lady Deja Davenport chose a different route than her sisters and opted to work behind the scenes in comparison to working in the spotlight.
She is a makeup artist and has worked for famous stars like Lavergne Cox. She now works in Ryan Murphy's "Pose" makeup and set design. The two times Emmy nominated Makeup Artist has 21.1k followers on her Instagram, and her username is @theladydeja.
Armani Nicole Davenport
Armani started competing in pageants in 1989 and has traveled the world with her work in the industry. She is 42 years old.
Nicole spent two years on probation and had to complete 50 hours in community service when a 25-year-old, Brenisha Hall, was found irresponsive in her home in 2014 after receiving an injection from her.
Armani has 1,155 followers on her Instagram, and her username is @armaninicoleiluvumo
Bianca Davenport was popping into the drag business and had big things planned for her in the future with her buzz in Forth Worth.
Bianca's Instagram username is @biancadavenportstarr82, and her account has 2,169 followers.
Sahara Davenport was born in Dallas, Texas, on December 17, 1984. She was famous for her appearance in the second season of RuPaul's Drag Race and her singing career.
Londenn Davenport Raine is a former Miss Gay International and Miss Gay Oklahoma US of A in 2014.
She keeps her life private and avoids the spotlight despite being in a star-studded family.
A'keria Chanel Davenport
A'keria kept the family tradition by winning the Texas pageant queen like her mother and grandmother.
She was the winner of Miss Black Universe in 2017. A'keria was born on March 1, 1988. She appears on the latest season of RuPaul's Drag Race. The performer has 313k followers on her Instagram, and her username is @mizakeriachanel.
Honey Davenport was born on August 13, 1985, and is 37 years old. She was born in West Philadelphia.
Honey appeared in the eleventh season of RuPaul's Drag Race and was eliminated in the third episode. She is the drag mother to Monet. The Reality TV Star has 121k followers on her Instagram, and her username is @honeydavenportofficial.
Monet X Change
Monet was born on February 19, 1990, in Brooklyn, New York, and was the co-winner of RuPaul's All-Star 4. Monet was one of the 37 queens to be on the cover of New York Magazine in June 2019 alongside her family member Kennedy Davenport.
She has appeared in 12 movies in her lifetime, per her IMDb profile, and has worked as a writer for "The X Change Rate," where she has written 48 episodes. She has also appeared in a commercial for Pepsi featuring celebrities like Steve Carrell and Cardi B.
Monet has 1.1 million followers on her Instagram, and her username is @monetxchange.