Nathaniel Blake DeShong was born at 8:37 a.m. on June 27, 2011, to Jonathan and Josephine DeShong. He weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces, and measured 20.25 inches long.
His parents are originally from Virginia Beach and now live in Kodiak. His father works at U.S. Coast Guard Communications Station Kodiak.
Also welcoming him to the family are Alex, Jed, Joseph and Jeynalynn.