Monday, August 02, 2004

A New Baby Boy!

What a day! My fourth grandchild was born today -- Lochlan Wesley Tweedie Howard. He is the 10th generation of the Howard family to live on Ocracoke. is also my 60th birthday! What a wonderful birthday present.

Look for photos tomorrow (unless Tropical Storm Alex wreaks havoc on the island power and/or internet connections).


  1. Anonymous11:29 PM

    congratulations on your grandson, and on your birthday! I hope the hurricane misses all of you!
    I do enjoy reading the journal, and I miss visiting the Island.
    Thanks, Karen Quinn

  2. Welcome to the world, baby Lochlan! Congrats to Mom and Fiddler Dave. Last but not least, happy birthday, Philip! What a celebration!!

  3. Anonymous6:42 AM

    Congratulations! We've been anxiously awaiting the arrival. Our best to Dave & Amy. Happy Birthday, Philip.
    Donald & Mandy Davis
    Ranburne, Alabama

  4. Congratulations, Grandpa. This is great news. The world needs more Howards. I'm very happy for you and your family.

  5. WELCOME BABY LOCHLAN!! CONGRATS to the new mom & dad!! And how wonderful to share a birthday with Grandpa Philip!! What an exciting time to be born. Glad everyone is safe. Our best to all!! Gene & Martha


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