Jessica Simpson Welcomes 9-Pound Daughter Maxwell

By JustMommies staff

(May 8, 2012) Jessica Simpson was expecting a big baby, and at 9 lbs. 13 oz. and  21¾ inches long, baby Maxwell Drew did not disappoint.

The singer/reality star and her fiancee Eric Johnson welcomed their baby girl, Maxwell on Tuesday, May 1.  Simpson explained the baby’s name.  Maxwell is Johnson’s middle name and Drew is Simpson’s mom’s maiden name, according to People.

The couple announced the news of the birth on Simpson’s website, saying, “Eric and I are elated to announce the birth of our baby girl, Maxwell Drew Johnson.”

“We are so grateful for all the love, support and prayers we have received. This has been the greatest experience of our lives!!!”