Kody Brown has correct one companion left.
The patriarch from TLC’s cherished fact sequence Sister Better halves is now no longer section of a plural marriage as three of his wives hold left the connection within the final year.
On Thursday, PEOPLE shared an irregular clip wherein Meri Brown confirmed her marriage to Kody used to be over — and it used to be his decision to stroll away. This comes rapidly after Kody and Janelle Brown confirmed they had been separated, and a year after Christine Brown and Kody announced their rupture up after bigger than 25 years of marriage.
With so many adjustments to the Brown family within the previous year, here is an up-to-date checklist on Kody’s relationship role with every companion as 2022 concludes.
Kody and Meri Brown
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one year married: 1990
Childhood: Leon Brown (27)
PEOPLE’s irregular look on the Dec. 18 Sister Better halves: One on One episode confirms that Meri and Kody are now no longer married. In a conversation in all places in the episode, Meri explained how she realized their relationship had ended.
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“You understand, our first anniversary that we had here in Flagstaff, it used to be cheers to a new starting assign, in preference to this final anniversary, he’s fancy, ‘I develop no longer even know why you known as me, Meri.’ He’s fancy, ‘We’re no longer married. We’re no longer acting as married,'” she acknowledged.
Meri persevered, “I acknowledged to him, ‘Then if that is the assign we are, don’t you’re thinking that that we may per chance well perhaps perhaps merely aloof handle that publicly?’ And he acknowledged, ‘No I develop no longer desire to form out it. I develop no longer desire that to be accessible publicly as a result of I develop no longer desire that judgment.'”
Although the ex-couple confirmed they now no longer utilize into fable themselves married, Meri acknowledged she’s “positively” birth to a reconciliation — even when she added, “I develop no longer mediate that he’s alive to.”
The rupture up comes years after Meri and Kody entered into a platonic relationship, pretty than a romantic marriage. Although they had been fortunately married for a whereas, Meri’s 2015 catfishing scandal — wherein Meri used to be catfished by someone pretending to be a girl — modified the persona of their relationship.
Although Kody has faded the words “separated” and “divorced” for his other wives, he didn’t give an explanation for how he views Meri, even supposing they’re now no longer married.
Kody and Janelle Brown
Janelle and Kody Brown.
one year married: 1993
Childhood: Madison Brown (27), Logan Brown (28), Garrison Brown (24), Gabriel Brown (21), Hunter Brown (25), Savanah Brown (18)
The Sister Better halves: One on Ones teased one other rupture up from Kody Brown — this time with Janelle Brown. A PEOPLE irregular learn about into the interview confirmed that Janelle selected to hasten away her relationship with Kody just a few months within the past.
“Kody and I for sure hold separated,” Janelle shared within the clip.
Janelle has yet to observation on the choice to separate. A most modern episode of Sister Better halves showed a riff in all places in the family, wherein Janelle’s son Gabe published he now no longer talks to his dad.
Gabe recounted that Kody known as him to communicate about COVID — with out realizing the phone call took location on Gabe’s birthday.
“A pair hours after that, he tried to call me wait on and give an explanation for me contented birthday and create up for it. And that is the reason the final time I ever talked to my dad,” Gabe acknowledged in a confessional on the expose.
Kody and Christine Brown
one year married: 1994
Childhood: Mykelti Brown (26), Paedon Brown (24), Gwendlyn Brown (21), Aspyn Brown (27), Ysabel Brown (19), Truely Brown (12)
Christine Brown used to be the first companion to hasten away her plural marriage to Kody. In November 2021, Christine announced she used to be divorcing Kody in an Instagram observation.
“After bigger than 25 years collectively, Kody and I for sure hold grown aside and I for sure hold made the delicate decision to hasten away,” she acknowledged within the observation. “We are in a position to continue to be a convincing presence in every other’s lives as we dad or mum our engaging kids and increase our very good family. Today, we query for your grace and kindness as we navigate by device of this stage within our family.”
Since then, Christine has been vocal about being happier since she left the plural marriage. Quickly after asserting their divorce, Christine opened up about co-parenting with Kody.
“Now we had been excessive-key communicating with every other and stuff. We hold appropriate and contaminated days, don’t accumulate me substandard. However, now we hold a existence aloof collectively after this as a result of now we hold kids to raise and Truley’s 11,” she acknowledged. “So we may per chance well perhaps perhaps merely aloof be appropriate and amiable and things fancy that. I mediate it be correct considerable to endure in mind that.”
Christine told PEOPLE the final straw in leaving Kody got here after he refused to toddle for daughter Ysabel’s scoliosis surgical treatment. “He broke my little lady’s coronary heart,” she acknowledged. “I for sure procure it no longer easy to end with a man who I develop no longer admire. I understood COVID, and why he couldn’t intention, but she didn’t. And he or she aloof has a terribly no longer easy time with it.”
The Cooking with Christine lead also told PEOPLE she plans to be monogamous from now on.
Kody and Robyn Brown
one year married: 2014
Childhood: Dayton Brown (24, with ex husband David Preston Jessop), Aurora Jessop (20, with Jessop), Breanna Jessop (17, with Jessop), Solomon Brown (11), Ariella Mae Brown (6)
Kody Brown is aloof married to Robyn Brown, essentially one of the most realistic girl he’s been legally married to.
Robyn used to be the final companion to affix the plural marriage in 2014. In inform for the 2 to wed, Kody legally divorced Meri on the time (even when they remained spiritually married till this year.)
Kody’s ex-wives previously referred to Robyn as his “well-liked” companion. “I mediate he has a popular companion and that’s why all of here’s fancy it is a ways,” Christine acknowledged on Sister Better halves of her decision to hasten away. “And it sounds as if, I’m no longer treating her neatly adequate.”
Nonetheless, Robyn sees things another way. In a preview for the One on Ones, she acknowledged Kody has been handed to her by his other wives. “They handed him to me and acknowledged ‘We don’t desire to use time with him, in most cases,” she acknowledged.
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Sister Better halves airs Sundays at 10 p.m. ET on TLC.