Jill Duggar Dillard welcomes baby no. 2 after '40 hours of labour'

Last Updated: Sun, Jul 09, 2017 06:02 hrs

[India], Jul 9 (ANI): It's a boy! Jill Duggar Dillard and her husband Derick Dillard have welcomed their second baby, Samuel Scott Dillard.

Announcing the news on their family blog, they wrote, "We are excited to finally announce the arrival of Samuel Scott Dillard!."

"The newest addition to our family arrived on Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 1:02pm. He weighs 9lb 10oz and is 22" long. After 40 of labor, he was delivered via C-section at the hospital. Thank you for your continued prayers and support!," the message further read.

Jill, 26, who has been married to 28-year-old Derick since 2014, announced her recent pregnancy in December.

She and her large extended family rose to fame with the TLC series '19 Kids and Counting.' Following its cancellation in 2015, Jill and sister Jessa Duggar Seewald, 24, went on to star on their own spinoff, Counting On, with their husbands. (ANI)

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