CHICAGO, Ill. — Liz and Karl Wiedegreen, of Chicago, Illinois, have announced the birth of a daughter, Kennedy Virginius, born Oct. 15, 2015, at 9:28 a.m., in the Northwestern Prentice Women’s Hospital here.

She weighed 8 pounds, 10 ounces, and was 21 inches long.

Her maternal grandparents are Beth and Tony Frierott, of Minster. Her paternal grandparents are Sandy and Eric Wiedegreen, of Chicago.

Her mother is the former Liz Frierott, of Minster.