Joy-Anna Forsyth
Joy Anna Duggar-New

Birth Name:

Joy-Anna Duggar




October 28, 1997 (1997-10-28) (age 20)




Austin Forsyth
(May 26, 2017 - present)


Gideon Forsyth (son)


Michelle Duggar (mother)
Jim Bob Duggar (father)


Joshua, John-David, Joseph, Josiah, Jedidiah, Jeremiah, Jason, James, Justin & Jackson (brothers)
Jana, Jill, Jessa, Jinger, Johannah, Jennifer, Jordyn-Grace & Josie (sisters)

Joy-Anna Forsyth (née Duggar) (born October 28, 1997) is the ninth child and fifth daughter of Jim Bob Duggar and Michelle Duggar.

In November 2016 Joy and Austin Forsyth announced that they had entered into a courtship. They have known each other for 15 years. They got engaged in March 2017. They had their bachelor/bachelorette party together during the last weekend of April. Joined by family and friends, Joy and Austin went camping and kayaking since they both enjoy the great outdoors. They were married on May 26, 2017. On August 30, 2017, they announced that they are expecting their first child. Their son, Gideon Martyn was born on February 23, 2018.

10 things to know about Joy-AnnaEdit

What's your favorite Bible verse?
Galatians 6:9

Who's your favorite Bible character?

What's your favorite song?
"There is a Redeemer"

What's your favorite quote?
"For God to Increase, we must decrease."

What's your favorite episode?
Duggars In El Salvador

What's your jurisdiction?

What's your favorite food?
Chicken & Sweet Potatoes

What's your favorite past-time?
Visit the Bates

What's your favorite family trip?
El Salvador

What are your future plans?
Missions, Politics, and become a mother.


  • Courtship announcement.
  • Engagement announcement.
  • The Forsyth Family.
  • Joy and Austin meet before the ceremony.
  • Joy and Austin meet before the ceremony.
  • The rings.
  • The rings.
  • Joy's necklace.
  • The men's boutonnieres.
  • Joy's bouquet.
  • Joy's dress.
  • Austin getting his boutonniere.
  • Austin's boutonniere.
  • Austin - The Groom.
  • Austin - The Groom.
  • The first look.
  • The first look.
  • The first look.
  • Joy and her bridesmaids.
  • The men show of their socks.
  • Joy and Jill.
  • Austin and his groomsmen.
  • Joy and her sisters, serving as bridesmaids.
  • Austin and his groomsmen.
  • Joy and her bridesmaids.
  • Austin and his groomsmen being silly.
  • Joy peeking over her shoulder.
  • Austin and his groomsmed.
  • Joy walking down the aisle with Jim Bob.
  • Joy and Austin exchanging vows.
  • The first kiss.
  • Just married.
  • A love letter from Austin to Joy.
  • The wedding cake.
  • Cutting the cake.
  • Joe and Kendra got engaged at the reception.
  • Newlyweds and newly engaged.
  • The getaway car.
  • Pregnancy announcement.
  • From left to right: Joy & Austin.
  • Welcome baby Gideon.