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By now, you’ve probably heard the news from Northwest Arkansas: Justin Duggar is engaged to Claire Spivey.

Fans only learned about the relationship recently, but already, many of them are asking the same questions:

When are Justin and Claire getting married? Are they getting married so they can pipe as soon as possible?

For the answer, we look to previous Duggar courtships.

As you know, Counting On is basically the reality TV equivalent of Game of Thrones. Follow us here:

On each show, there are four million characters, and it’s often difficult to keep track of who’s doing what … or whom.

The Duggars take a slightly more conservative view on coupling than the residents of Westeros, but think about it:

All the same, courtships, weddings, pregnancies, and births are a big part of what keeps their core audience tuning in.

So here’s a rundown of what some of Jim Bob and Michelle’s kids (including Justin) are up to these days.

Don’t worry – unlike Thrones, the Duggars won’t be leaving your TV screens anytime soon.

Not as long as the females continue to do their job: Making sure Earth’s population growth continues unabated.