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Josiah Duggar Courting! 18-Year-Old 19 Kids And Counting Star Dating Marjorie Jackson

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Apr. 13 2015, Published 2:31 p.m. ET

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If you had your bets on Jana or John-David Duggar to be the next to court, look down the family tree a little further. Josiah Duggar, who just turned 18, is courting!

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In an interview with People, 19 Kids And Counting's Josiah said he is now dating a 17-year-old named Marjorie Jackson, whom he met through her mother, Analucia, his Spanish language instructor.

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And while they’ve only been dating since April 6—the same day baby Israel David Dillard was born, Josiah said he “met Marjorie a few years ago” and was “very impressed with the way she was with her siblings and her love for the Lord."

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The Duggar dished they also went on a mission trip to El Salvador in December together and she sparked his interest even more.

"She really caught my eye," he said. "That is really where I noticed her."

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Meanwhile, Marjorie said she liked Josiah for a while now when she was first introduced "a few years back.” "For me it was an immediate thing,” she said. “I have always admired him and his family."

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The new couple will give a special message on 19 Kids And Counting this week, which airs Tuesday at 9 p.m.

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