The Counting On star Jed Duggar is officially a dad now! Recently, his wife Katey Nakatsu gave birth to their first child, a precious baby boy. Read the article further to catch a glimpse of their son.
Jed and his wife Katey have welcomed their first child
The 23-year-old took to his Instagram to share the happy news with his fans all over the world. He posted a beautiful picture of their family of three on the social media platform.
‘He’s here! We love you so much, baby True!💙💙💙💙Truett Oliver Duggar💙 Born Monday, May 2 6:34pm 8 lb 5 oz 20.5 inches Truett: “warrior for Christ” Oliver: “peace”’, Duggar captioned the post.
In the picture shared by Duggar, we can see that his wife Katey is holding their precious baby boy while they are in a hospital room. The couple has named their son Truett Oliver Duggar.
Jed also explained the meaning of their son’s unique name, he stated Truett means ‘Warrior For Christ’ and Oliver means ‘Peace’. We must say that their baby boy is a cute little munchkin.
The couple shared a video featuring the first part of their birth story
For those of you who are unaware, Jed and Katey have a YouTube channel of their own. The name of their channel is ‘Jed & Katey Duggar.’ They decided to share the birth story of their son Truett with their fans.
The TLC star disclosed in the video that the heartbeat of their baby boy dropped before his arrival. He said, “The nurses rushed in. It was really scary. They woke us up and had Katey flip over on her belly and do some different things. And his heart rate was able to go back up.”
Katey and Jed got married last year
The couple tied the knot in the April of 2021 following quietly courting for around a year. Jed took to social media to share the news of his marriage to Katey. He penned a heartfelt caption alongside a beautiful photo from their wedding.
“For a long time I have prayed for my future spouse, not knowing who that person would be. God answered my prayers far beyond what I could have ever imagined in Katey! We have enjoyed quietly developing our relationship over the past year and every moment together has been amazing!”, he captioned the post.
Jed continued, “I’m so grateful God brought Katey into my life and excited to share with you all that today she became my wife! Katey, the thought of sharing the rest of my life with you makes me the happiest man in the world! I love you so much!! ❤️” He also added the hashtag “#happilyeverafter”, in the caption of the post.
During the same year in September, the pair announced that they were expecting their first child together. Jed’s baby announcement faced backlash from the end of the audience due to the controversial caption, “She tested positive, but not for Covid.”
We send our heartiest congratulations to both Jed and Katey as they have entered a new phase of their lives. Sending lots of love and happiness to their little bundle of joy. Don’t forget to stay tuned with us for the latest updates from the world of entertainment.