Kody Brown

Birth Name:

Kody Wynn Brown


(1969-01-17) January 17, 1969 (age 49)


Meri Brown
Janelle Brown
Christine Brown
Robyn Brown


15 children and 3 adopted children


William Brown (father)
Genielle Brown (mother)

Other family:

Patricia (sister)
Cindy (sister)
Scott (brother)
Lorilyn (sister)
Christine (sister)
Curtis (brother)
Travis (brother)
Leah (sister)
William (brother)

Kody Wynn Brown is the husband of four wives Meri, Janelle, Christine, and Robyn. He is the father of 15 children and 3 adopted children. Kody is only legally married to Robin. He divorced his first wife Meri, in order to adopt Robyn's three children from her previous marriage.

Early lifeEdit

Kody Wynn Brown was born on January 17, 1969, to William Winn Brown and Genielle Tew Brown. His father was also a polygamist and had three wives. Kody has nine siblings, but it is not known which siblings came from which mother.

He was raised in a Mormon household and says his parents struggled with the dichotomy of the Mormon faith and plural marriage.


Kody and MeriEdit

Kody first met Meri Barber in 1989 when one of his sisters introduced them. The two hit it off and Kody proposed on December 24, 1989, and Meri accepted. The couple was legally married on April 21, 1990.

They have one child, daughter Mariah. They were expecting a second child, however, Meri suffered a miscarriage and have not been able to get pregnant since.

Kody and Meri were legally married until September, 2014. Kody divorced Meri in order to legally marry his fourth wife, Robyn and adopt her children. They now remain spiritually married.

Kody and JanelleEdit

Kody was introduced to Janelle Schriever by his first wife Meri, and their friendship grew to a place where it was equal to Janelle's friendship with Meri. The two were spiritually married on January 20, 1993.

They have six children, daughters Madison and Savanah and sons Logan, Hunter, Garrison and Gabriel.

Kody and ChristineEdit

Kody was introduced to Christine Allred by her sister in 1990, and after becoming close friends over the years Christine expressed her interest in Kody. He proposed to Christine on their first date on February 14, 1994. They were spiritually married on March 25, 1994.

They have six children, son Paedon and daughters Aspyn, Mykelti, Gwendlyn, Ysabel and Truely.

Kody and RobynEdit

Kody met Robyn Sullivan, a divorced mother of three, at church in 2009. Robyn spent time getting to know the family while courting Kody. The two were spiritually married on May 22, 2010.

They have two children, son Solomon and daughter Ariella.

Kody was only spiritually married to Robyn, until December 2014. He divorced his first wife Meri, to legally marry Robyn and adopt her children, son Dayton and daughters Aurora and Breanna.