The Biden household is in Nantucket for Thanksgiving, a household custom that dates again to the Seventies.
Then-Sen. Joe Biden was a widow with two younger sons, Beau and Hunter, when he met Jill, they usually needed to spend their first Thanksgiving with 4 of them as a household.
“Nantucket Thanksgiving turned our custom for the following 4 a long time,” Jill wrote in her memoir “The place the Mild Enters.” “With just a few exceptions, we have made the trek yearly since, creating rituals that will turn into a key a part of our household alongside the best way.”
They’ve continued the custom by means of the years as their household has grown, with daughter Ashley born in 1981 and even after Beau Biden’s dying in 2015.
Here’s a information to the Biden grandchildren, who’re prone to be becoming a member of them in Nantucket this yr:
Naomi Biden, 28
Mr. Biden and Jill’s oldest grandchild, Naomi, additionally lives with them on the White Home, in keeping with the recent “Vogue” article on her wedding. Naomi mentioned she and her then-fiance Peter Neal moved in after the lease ran out on their Washington, D.C., residence.
“I attempt to remind myself it is the White Home, nevertheless it additionally will get normalized over time,” Naomi Biden mentioned.
Naomi is the oldest daughter of son Hunter Biden and his ex-wife Kathleen Buhle. She was named after Mr. Biden’s daughter who died in 1972 when she was only one yr previous.
Naomi and Neal married at the White House final week.
It is unclear if the newlyweds joined the prolonged Biden household in Nantucket or if they’re on their honeymoon elsewhere.
Finnegan Biden, 22
Finnegan Biden is the second youngster of Hunter Biden and Buhle. She attended the College of Pennsylvania, with Naomi posting on Instagram in 2021 that Finnegan graduated.
“BURSTING WITH PRIDE AND PERPETUALLY IN AWE OF MY FIRST LOVE AND LITTLE SIS @finneganbiden ilysmsmsmsm,” Naomi posted subsequent to an image of Finnegan in commencement apparel.
Maisy Biden, 21
Hunter Biden and Buhle’s youngest youngster is Maisy Biden. Whereas her grandfather was vice chairman, Maisy attended Sidwell Pals with former President Barack Obama’s daughter Sasha.
Mr. Biden mentioned in 2019 that Maisy and Sasha had been “finest associates” and the Bidens and Obamas had a “entire get collectively” once they graduated.
Natalie Biden, 18
Natalie Biden is the oldest youngster of Mr. Biden’s late son Beau and his spouse Hallie Biden. Born in 2004, she voted for the primary time with Mr. Biden in Oct. 2022.
In an interview with “Today’s” Jenna Bush Hager in Jan. 2021, Natalie mentioned Thanksgiving is “all of our favourite vacation.”
“As a result of we normally go to Nantucket,” Natalie mentioned. “Maisy and I and my grandpa and my uncle and my dad … we used to do a Polar Bear plunge in Nantucket in November.”
Natalie was solely 10 years previous when her father Beau was recognized with mind most cancers and died.
Robert “Hunter” Biden II, 16
Beau and Hallie Biden’s youthful son, Robert “Hunter” Biden II, was born in 2006. Mr. Biden held a younger Hunter in his arms when he accepted the vice-presidential nomination on the Democratic Nationwide Conference in 2008.
The youthful Hunter Biden, who is known as after his uncle, was confirmed in April 2021 at St. Joseph on the Brandywine, the Catholic church in Washington, D.C., the place the president and first woman repeatedly attend Mass, in keeping with People.
Hunter Biden was simply 8 years previous when his father was recognized with mind most cancers and later died.
Beau Biden, 2
Hunter Biden’s son along with his second spouse, Melissa Clark, Beau, was named after Hunter’s late brother. The youthful Beau Biden was born in March 2020.
Mr. Biden kissed a child Beau Biden when he accepted the Democratic nomination for president in 2020. He additionally introduced Beau out on the White Home balcony after his inauguration in Jan. 2021.
Hunter Biden and Beau additionally attended the turkey pardoning earlier this week. Mr. Biden and Jill introduced Beau together with them once they visited the Nantucket Firehouse on Thanksgiving.