The Royal Family shared an update via Twitter, confirming that the Duchess of Sussex had safely delivered a baby boy at 5:26 a.m. GMT.
Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Sussex was safely delivered of a son at 0526hrs.— The Royal Family (@RoyalFamily) May 6, 2019
The baby weighs 7lbs 3oz and The Duke of Sussex was present for the birth.
Read the full announcement here: https://t.co/RCUFjQG8pe
The baby weighed in at 7 pounds and 3 ounces. Duke of Sussex, Harry, was present for the birth.
Royal Family members the Queen, the Duke of Edinburgh, the Prince of Wales, the Duchess of Cornwall, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Lady Jane Fellowes, Lady Sarah McCorquodale and Earl Spencer "have been informed and are delighted with the news."
Markle's mother, Doria Ragland, is currently with the Duke and Duchess of Sussex and their new child at Frogmore Cottage.
The couple also announced the news via an Instagram post. See that below.
Prince Harry and Markle were engaged in 2017 and wed in the spring of 2018 to much fanfare.
We are pleased to announce that Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Sussex welcomed their firstborn child in the early morning on May 6th, 2019. Their Royal Highnesses' son weighs 7lbs. 3oz. The Duchess and baby are both healthy and well, and the couple thank members of the public for their shared excitement and support during this very special time in their lives. More details will be shared in the forthcoming days.