When The Walking Dead caught up with Maggie in “Dead or Alive Or,” she was presiding over Hilltop from the office that used to belong to Gregory. But she wasn’t alone. There was a baby keeping her company, which caused a little confusion among viewers. Did Maggie have her baby on The Walking Dead?
It may feel like Maggie has been pregnant for approximately four thousand years, but she hasn’t had her baby just yet. There’s no way fans would have missed her giving birth, since it’s sure to be a major event on the show. The baby she was keeping an eye on was just a visitor to Hilltop. It’s been a while since fans have seen Gracie, but she was taken from a Savior outpost after Rick disposed of her family earlier in Season 8. Aaron brought the baby to Hilltop, and it seems like Maggie is keeping an eye on her for the moment. Aaron’s busy with Enid in Oceanside, so he can’t take on babysitting duties right now.
The timeline of The Walking Dead can feel confusing sometimes because it moves much slower than it feels to fans. Years have passed in real life, but the past few seasons have only covered a few weeks in-universe. Maggie is so newly pregnant that she isn’t even showing, so she couldn’t possibly have had the baby yet.
Maggie announced her pregnancy late in the sixth season, so for audiences it feels like…