Illinois couple welcomes their 100th grandchild

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QUINCY, Ill. -- A couple from Quincy has expanded their family again this year.

Leo and Ruth Zanger just welcomed their 100th grandchild into the family, Jaxton Zanger.

Jaxton was born April 8.

Leo and Ruth have been married for 59 years.

They have 12 children, 53 grandchildren, 46 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandson.

The family says they're very close getting together for holidays and celebrations.

That requires a shopping list with 50 pounds of ham or 10 turkeys.

Since their family size might break many fire codes, they usually host their parties at a church hall.


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