Jacob and Rachel Elizabeth (Politte) Browdy, O’Fallon, announce the birth of a son, Marshall Jacob Browdy. Born Jan. 8, 2013, at Mercy Hospital Washington, he weighed 9 pounds, 2 ounces, and was 21 1/2 inches long.

Marshall joins Michaela Browdy, 3.

Maternal grandparents are Timothy Politte and Kay Politte, Washington. Paternal grandparents are Robert Browdy and Joan Browdy, Cedar Hill. Great-grandparents are John and Laura Politte, Washington, and Connie Schie, St. Louis.