Welcome to our blog about the Duggars and the Bates family! Both families have 19 children. The Duggars have five children married with one engaged! They also have 7 grandchildren with two on the way. The Bates have four children married with one in a courtship and one is in a relationship. They have six grandchildren.
The Duggar family has done many specials before they started 17 kids and counting. The show would later change titles twice "18 kids and counting" and "19 kids and counting". TLC announced that the show had been cancelled in July 2015.
TLC would later announced that Jill and Jessa would be feature in a three "Counting On" specials. The network had recently announced a full season. They are currently in their fourth season.