A son, Jesse Michael Ellis, was born at 3:45 a.m. on July 29, 2010 at St. Luke's Hospital, Allentown, to Amy and Richard Ellis of Nesquehoning.

He weighed 7 pounds and measured 21 inches long.

Jesse was welcomed home by his three siblings: 9 1/2-year-old Nicholas, 7 1/2-half-year old Anthony and 5-year old Jacob.

Maternal grandparents are Francis and Judith Galgoci of Jim Thorpe.

Paternal grandparents are Norman and Lynne Ellis of Jim Thorpe.