Two babies were born on New Year’s Day in Cayman: Jemima Violet Kendall and Kasper Powery.
Jemima arrived at 4:40 a.m., weighing 7 pounds, 15 ounces, to parents Peter and Emma Kendall at the Cayman Islands Hospital.
She was welcomed into the Kendall home by her sister Florence, who is 18 months old and attends Treasure Garden Preschool.
The family said they are thrilled with the new addition and thanked the nurses at the maternity unit, as well as Dr. Rommel El-Madany for their roles in the safe arrival of Jemima.
Ms. Kendall said she and the baby are doing well.
Ms. Kendall is a teacher, and Mr. Kendall is an attorney at Walkers Global.
Kasper Powery arrived at 10:42 a.m., weighing 8 pounds, 8 ounces, to parents Khylar Miller and Daniel Powery.
Celebrating her first child, Ms. Miller said she and her son are both doing well.
Ms. Miller is an administrative assistant at Samson and McGrath, and Mr. Powery works in the construction industry.