The Queen welcomes another great-grandson
Zara Tindall, daughter to Princess Anne and granddaughter to Queen Elizabeth II, has given birth to her second child with Mike Tindall, her husband.
Although the announcement was made on Tuesday, June 19, 2018, the baby girl, whose name is yet to be revealed, was born on Monday weighing nine pounds.
Buckingham Palace shared the amazing news with fans and followers of the Royal Family on Twitter, on the same day that Meghan Markle made her Royal Ascot debut.
The child is Princess Anne's fourth grandchild and Queen Elizabeth's seventh grandchild. According to Buckingham Palace, the Queen was happy to welcome the new baby to the family.
Announcement of the birth of Mr and Mrs Tindall's second baby: https://t.co/Apt9GfSmJv— The Royal Family (@RoyalFamily) June 19, 2018
Mrs Michael Tindall was safely delivered of a baby girl on 18th June, at Stroud Maternity Unit. Mr Tindall was present at the birth. The weight of the baby was 9lbs 3oz.
“The Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh, The Princess Royal, Captain Mark Phillips and Mike’s parents, Mr. Philip and Mrs. Linda Tindall, have been informed and are delighted with the news. The baby’s name will be confirmed in due course."
Buckingham Palace, Twitter, June 19, 2018
Giving birth to the healthy girl certainly brought a lot of joy to the Tindall couple, who lost a baby days before Christmas in 2016, when Zara suffered a miscarriage.
At the time, the couple confessed to being heartbroken but found a way to cope with the loss. During an interview with The Times, Mike revealed that their daughter Mia helped them deal with the grief by always being there for them with a smile on her face.
With the new royal addition, Prince Louis, to whom Kate Middleton gave birth on April 23, 2018, will have a relative of the same age that he will able to relate to.
But seems like there will be more children in the future when it comes to the Royal Family. According to Thomas Markle Sr., Meghan's father, his daughter has always wanted children and that that dream might soon come true sooner than later.
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