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Fern Elliana Seewald (born July 18, 2021) is the fourth child and second daughter of Jessa Seewald and Ben Seewald.

She is the sister of Spurgeon Seewald, Henry Seewald, and Ivy Seewald.

Early life

On February 18, 2021, Jessa and Ben Seewald announced that they were expecting their fourth child.

"After the heartbreaking loss of a baby last year, we're overjoyed to share that another little Seewald is on the way. The pregnancy is going smoothly, and both baby and Jessa are doing well. We are so grateful to God for the precious gift of a new life! The kids are delighted, and we can hardly wait to welcome this little one into our arms this summer."

In a YouTube video posted on June 11, 2021, Jessa stated that she was in her third trimester, but didn’t reveal an actual due date nor the gender of the baby. She did say that she was having a hospital birth after having hemorrhaged after previous births.

On July 19, 2021, Jessa posted part one of a birth vlog on her YouTube channel. In the video, Jessa revealed that her due date was July 17. The video ended with her and Ben entering the hospital on July 18, 2021. She promised that part two would be up "soon". The second part of the birth vlog was posted the following day, revealing that the baby is a girl and that her name is Fern Elliana. She weighed 8 lbs 5 oz and measured 21 inches.