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Garrett David Duggar (born June 8, 2018) is the first child and only son of Joseph Duggar and Kendra Duggar.

He is the brother of Addison Duggar and Brooklyn Duggar.

Early life

Garrett as a baby

On December 18, 2017, Joseph and Kendra Duggar announced that they are expecting their first child. The couple released a statement to UsWeekly Magazine saying:

"During this season that we are celebrating the birth of Christ, we are so excited to share with you that we are expecting the gift of a child ourselves! Wow, it’s so exciting!!! We’ve both always loved children and seen them as a real blessing from God. It’s so surreal to think of being parents and having our own little one. We cannot wait to see this new baby!"

On February 3, 2018, Joseph and Kendra announced on the Duggar family website that they were having a boy.

On March 23, 2018, Kendra and Joseph announced via US Magazine that their son was due on June 17, 2018.

On June 9, 2018, Joseph and Kendra announced on the Duggar family website that they had given birth. Garrett David Duggar was born at 1:36 pm on June 8, 2018. He weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces, and was 20 ½ inches long. In a joint statement, his parents said:

"No matter how many times we’ve experienced the joy of babies born in our families, there’s nothing comparable to the joy in our hearts today! Children truly are a gift from God. We are so thankful for his safe arrival and this new journey as parents."



Along with his siblings, Garrett will be homeschooled growing up.


Garrett is frequently featured on the TLC show Counting On. His birth was featured on the episode "Jinger's Double Surprise".