Newly wedd Ashlee Simpson has officially changed her name, and will now be known as Ashlee Simpson-wench, oops we mean Wentz professionally, but on private she will be known as Ashlee Wentz.
The couple were wedd on May 17th in front of friends and family and are expecting their first child together later this coming year.
The news of Ashlee’s name change was made public on Pete’s web site, friendsorenemies.com, along with conformation that Ashlee is indeed pregnant: “While many have speculated about this, we wanted to wait until after the first trimester to officially confirm that we are expecting our first child. This is truly the most joyous time in our lives and we are excited to share the happy news and start our family.”
Referring to her name change, Simpson-Wentz stated: “I think that that’s something that a woman should do when they’re marrying a man. It’s a tradition that I think is a great tradition.”
Ashlee is 23 years old, and her husband pete is 28.