Matthew and Heather (Whitney) Silvey, Washington, announce the birth of a son, Kaiden Alexander Silvey. Born Sept. 6, 2013, at Mercy Hospital Washington, he weighed 6 pounds, 6 ounces, and was 21 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are William and Beverly Whitney, Washington. Paternal grandparents are Michael and Debra Silvey, Coalfield, Tenn. Great-grandparents are Paul and Betty Jordan, Albuquerque, N.M., Marceline Cole, Owensville, Mozelle and the late Edwin Braden and Margaret and the late Thomas Silvey, both of Coalfield, Tenn.