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Meet the first babies born in the New Year in metro Detroit

First baby in New Year at DMC
Posted at 12:41 PM, Jan 01, 2023

(WXYZ) — Congratulations to the parents of the first babies born in the New Year in metro Detroit!

Samiyah Grace arrived shortly after midnight at Ascension St. John Hospital.

Mayven Pierre Clark arrived at 12:22 a.m. on January 1 at DMC Sinai-Grace Hospital, according to a spokesperson for DMC.

Mayven clocked in at 6 pounds, 14 ounces.

The parents of the baby girl are Daysha and Romell of Detroit.

And the first baby born for Corewell Health East was Lillith Kathryn Zimmerman at Corewell Health Beaumont Grosse Pointe Hospital.

She reportedly arrived at 12:32 a.m. weighing 7 pounds, 0.4 ounces and measuring 20.5 inches long.

Her parents are Rachael McCarty and Richard Harley Zimmerman of Roseville.