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John Elliott Webster is the fifth of Daniel and Sandy Webster's six children. He is married to Alyssa Webster. He is the father of Allie, Lexi, Zoey, and Maci Webster.

Early Life

John Elliott Webster was born on November 21, 1989, to Daniel Webster and Sandy Webster.

Childhood Education

John was raised as an active participant of Bill Gothard's Institute in Basic Life Principles.

At some point he came in fifth place in a national Bible quiz competition.[1]


John asking Alyssa to enter a courtship

See also: Alyssa Bates and John Webster wedding


In 2012, John met Alyssa Bates while she was working on his father's campaign for the United States House of Representatives.

On November 6, 2013, John took Alyssa out on a date that started at Ijams Nature Center in Knoxville, where he gave her a necklace. They then had lunch on the porch at Rafferty's before heading to Rock City in Chattanooga, TN, where he asked her to enter a courtship.[4].[2]

John proposing to Alyssa


On January 16, 2014, John took Alyssa out to a beach at Disney's Contemporary Resort. Realizing what was happening, Alyssa began crying, and John proposed to her. Afterward they took a rented car to Ruth's Chris Steakhouse for dinner.[3]

John's wedding to Alyssa Bates


John married Alyssa on May 24, 2014, at Salem Baptist Church in Knoxville, TN. His best man was his brother, Jordan Webster. The groomsmen were his brothers Brent, David, and Jonathan Webster, future brother-in-law Nathan Bates, and friends Joe Miller, Lewis Albright, and Nathan Bates. His ring bearers were his nephew Grant Webster and his future brother-in-law Judson Bates. His sister Tori Webster was the maid of honor.[4]


John and Alyssa shortly after the birth of Allie

On November 18, 2014, John and Alyssa Webster announced that they were pregnant with their first child. "We are overwhelmed with excitement to be expecting," the couple said in a statement. "We can't wait to welcome our precious little baby into the world."[5]

On April 11, 2015, John's' daughter, Allie Jane Webster, was born. "We are so excited to welcome our healthy, beautiful baby girl Allie Jane into the world. We are ecstatic and grateful to receive this precious gift."[6] She weighed 6 pounds and 11 ounces and was 21 inches long.[7]

John with his family shortly after the birth of Lexi

On September 15, 2016, John and Alyssa announced that they were expecting their second child, a girl, with a due date of January 27, 2017.[8]

At 7:20pm on January 26, 2017, John's second child, Lexi Mae Webster, was born. She weighed 6 pounds and 2 ounces.[9]

John with his family shortly after the birth of Zoey

On November 9, 2017, John and his wife announced that they were expecting their third child, a daughter to be named Zoey Joy Webster, with a due date in April of 2018.[10]

At 4:22am on March 28, 2018, John's third daughter Zoey Joy Webster, was born. She weighed 6 pounds and was 19 inches long. [11]

Alyssa and John sitting on the hospital bed holding baby Maci Jo in their arms

Alyssa and John with Maci, the day of her birth

On August 6, 2020, John and Alyssa announced that they are expecting their fourth child who's due on February 17, 2021.[12]

On February 9, 2021, John's fourth daughter Maci Jo Webster, was born. She weighed 6 pounds three ounces and was 18 inches long. [13]


Air Conditioning

John works for his family's air conditioning company, Webster Air Conditioning & Heating Inc.

A Bringing Up Bates ad featuring John and his wife

Commercial Cleaning

John owns Johnny On the Spot Cleaning, which he and his wife opearate. This business cleans commercial spaces.[14]

Television Career

John occasionally appears on the UpTV show Bringing Up Bates, which chronicles the lives of his wife Alyssa's family.

Wedding Involvement

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