INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — With the new year, comes new babies.
Indianapolis area hospitals are sharing when the first baby of the year was born at their location. So far, the earliest baby of the decade was born at Ascension St. Vincent in Carmel. The baby was born at 12:07 Wednesday morning, just 30 minutes after their twin was born.
Other New Year’s Day babies include:
Eskenazi Health – 12:32 a.m.
A baby boy named Ace Moore of Indianapolis was born at 12:32 a.m. on Jan. 1, at the Sidney & Lois Eskenazi Hospital. He weighed 8 lbs. and was 21.5 inches.
Ascension St. Vincent Women’s Hospital – 2:59 a.m.
Community East – 4:17 a.m.
A baby boy named Marvin Lemont McCray, Jr. became the first baby born in 2020 at Community Hospital East. He weighed 7 pounds and 12 ounces and was 19.5 inches long. Marvin is the son of Sondra Mertens and Marvin McCray of Indianapolis.
Community North – 8:43 a.m.
A baby boy named Emery James Short became the first baby born in 2020 at Community Hospital North. He weighed 7 pounds and 6 ounces and was 20.5 inches long. Emery is the son of Violet and Grant Short of Indianapolis.
Community South – 10:14 a.m.
A baby boy named Kabir Gulati became the first baby born in 2020 at Community Hospital South. He weighed 8 pounds and 7 ounces and was 21.75 inches long. Kabir is the son of Kapil and Anshika Gulati of Fishers.
Franciscan Health – 5:14 a.m.
A baby boy named Jonah Engelhardt became the first baby born in 2020 at Franciscan Health Indianapolis. He weighed 9 pounds and 6 ounces and was 21 inches long. Jonah is the son of Michele and Danny Engelhardt of Indianapolis. The newborn also has two big sisters.
Methodist – 7:06 a.m.
A baby girl named Eliza Genesis Sanchez Rodriquez was the first baby born at Methodist Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces. Eliza is the daughter of Carmen Rodriguez-Mendoza and Jorge Sanchez of Indianapolis.