Only child of pro golfer Nancy Smith (b. c. 1946) and Playboy sports editor Anson Adams Mount II (d. 1986, age 60).
Was a member of Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity.
Graduated from the University of the South, Sewanee, Tennessee, in 1995.
Graduated from Dickson County High School, Tennessee, in 1991.
Anson has a brother named Anson Adams Mount III from his father's previous marriage.