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Jacob Rees-Mogg announces baby Sixtus


Conservative MP Jacob Rees-Mogg has named his sixth child Sixtus Dominic Boniface Christopher.The backbencher announced the new arrival on Instagram, where attention focused on the eye-catching name.The name Sixtus is shared with five popes, most recently in 1590.”Helena and I announce with great joy that we have a baby Sixtus Dominic Boniface Christopher, a brother for Peter, Mary, Thomas, Anselm and Alfred.” Mr Rees-Mogg said.BBC Trending: The MP who is an unlikely social media starThe other children’s full names are Alfred Wulfric Leyson Pius, Thomas Wentworth Somerset Dunstan, Peter Theodore Alphege, Anselm Charles Fitzwilliam and Mary Anne Charlotte Emma Rees-Mogg.

The Tory MP for North East Somerset, who recently joined Instagram, has become something of a cult figure on social media, with dozens of Facebook pages devoted to him.”I am a late convert to social media and it’s turned out to be great fun,” he told BBC Trending recently.”We’ve put up some jolly photographs. You hear a lot about unpleasantness but it’s reassuring that there is a lighter touch.”
Source: BBC Somerset