The Walton Family is by far the richest family in the world (the dispersed fortunes of the Rockefellers and others being unknown to the public), their wealth inherited from Bud and Sam Walton, founders of the world’s biggest retailer,Wal-Mart.
S Robson Walton: $ 19.7 Billion
Jim Walton: $ 20.1 Billion
Christy Walton: $ 24 Billion
Alice Walton: $ 20 Billion
Helen Walton: $ 16.4 billion