Welcome to our blog for the Bates family. They have 19 children. Chad and Erin got married in 2013 and have three children. Zach and Whitney got married in 2013 and have two children. John and Alyssa got married in 2014 and have three children. Brandon and Michaella got married in 2015. Bobby and Tori got married in 2017 and are expecting their first child due November 2018. Carlin is in a courtship since August 2017. Josie is in a courtship since January 2018.