Welcome to the Bates family blog! Gil and Kelly have been married since 1987. They have nineteen children with four in heaven. Seven of their children are married. Two children are engaged. One child is in a courtship. They have eighteen grandchildren with two on the way due January and spring 2022. They have five grandchildren in heaven.
It's hard to believe that Brooklyn is now two months old. Recently, Erin revealed that her daughter was 8lbs and 10ozs on September 19th. She also has a new cousin coming from her aunt and uncle, John and Alyssa, in January 2017.