Guinn Seewald


Guinnevere "Guinn" M. Seewald (née Eaton) (born July 14, 1974) is the matriarch of the Seewald family.

She is the wife of Michael Seewald and the mother of their seven children, Benjamin, Jessica, Danielle, Michelle, Ethan, Faith, and Thomas.

Early life

Guinnevere M. Eaton was born on July 14, 1974 to Robert and Deborah Eaton. She has six siblings.

Not much is known about her childhood.

Personal life


Michael Seewald proposed to Guinn on April 2, 1993.


Guinn and Michael Seewald were married on August 6, 1994.


The couple has seven children.

Their first child, son Benjamin Michael, was born on May 19, 1995. He is married to Jessa Duggar. They have four children, Spurgeon Elliot, who was born on November 5, 2015, Henry Wilberforce, who was born on February 6, 2017, Ivy Jane, who was born on May 26, 2019, and Fern Elliana, who was born on July 18, 2021. The couple suffered a miscarriage in 2020.

Their second child, daughter Jessica Lane, was born on March 15, 1997. She is married to Phillips Lester. The couple is currently divorcing.

Their third child, daughter Danielle Grace, was born on March 4, 2000.

Their fourth child, daughter Michelle Alaine, was born on February 15, 2002. She is married to Elijah Barger.

Their fifth child, son Ethan Matthew, was born on September 6, 2004.

Their sixth child, daughter Faith Elisabeth, was born on September 2, 2006.

Their seventh child, son Thomas Jack, was born on April 18, 2009.



Guinn has been featured on the TLC shows 19 Kids and Counting and Counting On, as the mother-in-law of Jessa Duggar.

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