Nicholas Tyler Peterson was born at 11:05 p.m. on Jan. 24, 2011, to Trisha Lee Gephardt and Dylan Ray Peterson. He weighed 10 pounds 0.4 ounces and measured 22 inches long.
His parents are originally from Akhiok and now live in Akhiok. His mother works at school and his father works for the Army.
Proud grandparents are Iila Inga Bircher and Christopher Lee Kelly of Akhiok and Kodiak.