logo
Instagram/bellarobb
Instagram/bellarobb

Here's What 'Duck Dynasty' Alum Bella Robertson, 18, Said in Defence of Decision to Get Married

Joe Akins
Dec 14, 2020
11:50 A.M.

Reality star Bella Roberston has clamped down on critics who slammed her decision to get married after showing dissatisfaction due to her age.

Advertisement

"Duck Dynasty" star Bella Robertson has voiced out about her decisions to get married in a Zoom chat with ET where she stated her reasons and fired back at critics.

Bella,18, who dated her fiance, Jacob Mayo, for six months before getting engaged, made it known that she and Mayo have known each other for a long time.

Bella Robertson speaking about her experience at her school, Liberty University | Photo: YouTube/Liberty University

Bella Robertson speaking about her experience at her school, Liberty University | Photo: YouTube/Liberty University

The star shared that she wanted to clear the assumption that she was with him for six months. The youngster also noted that their decision to get married was further prompted by the quarantine, which seemed like "dog years."

Bella shared that they were together through the quarantine months. In her defense, the TV personality made it known that she did not feel strange about getting engaged at eighteen because the occurrence was not uncommon around her.

Advertisement

She said: "In the south so many people get married so young. Like, my parents got married at 18, my brother got married at 18, my grandparents married at 18. It's very common around here…"

Advertisement

Speaking with Fox News, Bella shared that she was really excited about taking a new phase of life with Mayo. The media personality noted that her partner informed both her parents about his intentions and she was unaware of it all.

Although she once shared that online schooling was not easy, Bella seems to get by while preparing for her forthcoming wedding.

Advertisement

However, this did not stop it from being a pleasant surprise. So far, the couple has had bits and pieces of wedding planning, getting ideas on how to go about the ceremony. But the bigger plans would come after the Christmas celebration.

The 18-year-old stated that her family was quite smitten with her partner as she added that Mayo and her dad bonded over their love of hunting. She also noted that her sister, Sadie's husband, and Mayo bonded over baseball.

Advertisement

Jacob Mayo, 21, shared the news of their engagement on his Instagram page, posting some of their romantic photos and gushing over his lover. The youngster called Bella his best friend, and someone he could lean on in rocky times.

Bella is the daughter of "Duck Dynasty" icons Willie and Korie Robertson. She was raised in West Monroe with her five siblings, Sadie, Rowdy, John Luke, Willie Alexander, and Rebecca.

Presently Bella is in college studying as an online student at Liberty University. Although she once shared that online schooling was not easy, Bella seems to get by while preparing for her forthcoming wedding.

Advertisement
info
Please fill in your e-mail so we can share with you our top stories!
By subscribing, you agree to our Privacy Policy
Advertisement
Related posts

My Family Forced Me to Give My Fully Planned Wedding to My Sister as She's Pregnant

January 26, 2024

We Kissed Our Daughter Goodbye & Turned Off Her Life Support — Minutes Later, We Heard Her Voice

March 20, 2024

Adam Sandler's Wife Jackie & 2 Daughters Steal the Show in Stunning Dresses during Public Outing

February 29, 2024

My Best Friend's Husband Hid Bottles from Her – His Reason Shook Me to My Foundation

April 29, 2024

7 Famous Celebrities You Would Never Recognize in Photos before They Did Plastic Surgery

April 11, 2024

Cheating Wife Accidentally Livestreams Her Rendezvous on Family’s Smart Home System – Story of the Day

March 11, 2024

This Woman Was the Nanny of a Great Actor’s Kids – Star's Loyal Wife Divorced Him After Their Affair

April 19, 2024

20 Years after She Gave up Newborn Son for Adoption, Woman Receives Email from His Adoptive Dad – Story of the Day

March 06, 2024

My Friend Didn’t Know Her Phone Was Mirroring on the TV, and I Caught My Boyfriend Texting Her

March 13, 2024

‘Pregnant?’: Carrie Underwood, 40, Sparks Fan Discussion with Her Photo in a Shimmering Jumpsuit

February 26, 2024

Ann-Margret Cared for Husband Who Couldn't Walk – She Struggled for 13 Years to Get Pregnant Though He Made Her a Mom

April 25, 2024

How 3 Global Glam Icons Would Look Today If They Had Never Undergone Cosmetic Procedures: Photos via AI

April 24, 2024

Ride Operator Buys Tickets for Poor Girl Daily, 16 Years Later Girl Becomes Rich & Finds Him – Story of the Day

March 17, 2024

Single Dad Finds Silver Pin in His Newborn Daughter’s Crib, It Wasn’t There a Few Hours Ago – Story of the Day

March 14, 2024