Wade and Tania Sorensen of Durham announce the birth of their son, Samuel Marshall, born May 27 at Newton Medical Center.
He weighed 9 pounds, 4.4 ounces and was 21 inches long.
His grandparents are Gary and Terri Penner of Hillsboro and Michael and Sharon Sorensen of Durham.
Maternal great-grandparents are Lynn and Elva Penner of Hillsboro, Mary Hoffner of Hillsboro and the late James Dush of Brownstown, Ill.
Paternal great-grandparents are Karl and Jackie Sorensen of Nelson, Neb., Thelma Kobilan of Marion and the late Bennie Kobilan of Onley Springs, Colo.