Jessa Duggar Seewald Is Pregnant; Expecting First Child with Ben Seewald

The "19 Kids and Counting" star is expecting a baby with husband Ben Seewald.

ByABC News
April 21, 2015, 12:40 PM

— -- The Duggar family is getting even bigger!

"19 Kids and Counting" star Jessa Seewald, the third-oldest daughter in the family, and her husband, Ben Seewald, are expecting their first child, they told People magazine.

"We're expecting!" she said. "We are so excited. The due date is November first, our wedding anniversary."

Added her husband, "We are looking forward to being parents."

Jessa, 22, and Ben, 19, began courting in September, 2013 and announced their engagement a year later. They were married this past November and shared their first kiss at the wedding.

The Duggar family has been expanding rapidly. Jessa's older sister Jill Dillard recently gave birth to a boy, Israel David, and her older brother, Josh, is expecting his fourth with his wife, Anna.