Welcome to the Bates family Blog! The family has 19 children. Chad and Erin got married in 2013 and have two children with one on the way. Zach and Whitney got married in 2013 and have two children. John and Alyssa got married in 2014 and have two children with one on the way. Brandon and Michaella got married in 2015. Tori and Bobby will get married in December 2017. Both Carlin and Josie are in relationships.
While in Oklahoma for Christmas, we drove with the Paine family 2 hours to see the Duggars! What a special reunion with treasured friends! We are so thankful for the impact others have made on our lives!