Joshua and Bethany Farrell of West Des Moines are the parents of a daughter, Miriam Elisabeth, born Jan. 14., 2014, weighing 6 lbs., 8 oz.

Grandparents are Jeff and Sherrill Duffy of Yarmouth and Doug and Lori Farrell, Forest City.

Great-grandparents are Ray and Evelyn Duffy, Marshalltown, Marilyn Dill of Webster City, Russ and Marylynn Farrell of Des Moines and Gary and Nadine Rosenkrans of Marshalltown. Great-great-grandparents are Grace Duffy, Marshalltown, and Rachel Jensen of Brayton.