Kristen Welker and Husband John Hughes; Are they Happily Living Together? Blessed with any Children?

Sam SmithPublished on   16 Feb, 2018Updated on   24 Jun, 2018

At first, when John Hughes met with Kristen Welker, Hughes thought he would not be able to get to her as she was out of this world. But, because of his humor, he was able to make her laugh and win her heart. And, now, John Hughes married Kristen Welker and is happy together.


An American TV journalist, Kristen Welker who serves as a White House correspondent based in Washington got married to John Hughes, the famous marketing director at Merck in Philadelphia, after a year of engagement. Well, today on this topic we are going to reveal all love stories of this lovebirds. So stay tuned with us to know all.

Kristen Welker married life with John Hughes

Welker and Hughes have been married for almost a year, and still, they are in their honeymoon phase. In Kristen's Instagram post, we can see a collage of her happiest moments of the year in which she has included the picture of her with husband showing marriage license which proves that how happy they are with each other.

[ CAPTION: Kristen Welker's Instagram post ][ SOURCE: Instagram ]

Despite having a busy scheduled, the couple has managed to give each other a quality time.

Kristen Welker and John Hughes's Engagement (2016)

Kristen got engaged with her two-year boyfriend, John in June 2016 after John proposed her at Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C.

[ CAPTION: John Hughes proposing Kristen Welker ]

Even if we view the Instagram post of Kristen, we can see a picture of the couple from Lincoln Memorial with a caption just after the proposal.

[ CAPTION: Post by Kristen Welker regarding their engagement ][ SOURCE: Instagram ]

 Kristen Welker Married John Hughes

Kristen and her husband John married on March 4, 2017, after a year of their engagement. They got married in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in Hyatt Hotel. Around 300 people attended their wedding ceremony including David Cohen, Aditi Roy, Chuck Todd, Kelly O’Donnell, Chris Jansing, Edward Henry and Andrea Mitchell.

[ CAPTION: Kristen Welker and John Hughes wedding day picture ][ SOURCE: Instagram ]
[ CAPTION: Wedding hall ]

The news of their wedding was first revealed by Edward Henry through his Twitter. And soon after he shared a picture with the post of congratulation to a newlywed couple, all their fans started sending the couple “Best Wishes and Congratulations” through their respective twitter.

[ CAPTION: Edward Henry congratulating the couple ][ SOURCE: Twitter ]

A week before their marriage, the pair shared their happiness of getting a marriage license through their Instagram.

[ CAPTION: Kristen Welker and John Hughes showing married license][ SOURCE: Instagram ]

Well, the couple has not shared any children till the date. Maybe they are busy making their career. 

After being together in a romantic relationship for three years and married for one year, she is leading a very happy married life.

Ten Facts about Kristen Welker

1. Kristen Welker was born on July 1, 1976, and is 41 years old.
2. Kristen Welker was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.
3. Kristen Welker is the daughter of Julie Welker and Harvey Welker.
4. Kristen Welker joined NBC in the year 2005.
5. Kristen Welker married John Hughes on March 4, 2017.
6. Kristen Welker got engaged with John in June 2016.
7. Kristen Welker and John Hughes started dating back in 2014.
8. Kristen Welker became an NBC White House correspondent in December 2011.
9. Kristen Welker's net worth is around $2.5 million.
10. Kristen Welker is 5 feet and 3 inches tall.