Ella Kate Shafer was born March 4, 2011, in Fort Worth, Texas, to Matt and Kristin (Spratt) Shafer.

She weighed 6 pounds, 1 ounce, and was 18.5 inches long.

Her grandparents are Bill and Regina Shafer, Longview, Texas; and Dennis and Melissa Spratt, Ottawa.

Great-grandparents are Cecil and Jewell Spratt, Ottawa; Bud and Dorothy Beeman, Englewood, Fla.; Ruth Flemister, Longview, Texas; and Vera Shafer, Bossier City, La.

Ella will turn 5 months old Aug. 4, 2011.