Antoinette Smith and John Richard Nugent II of Bluffton announce the birth of a son, John Richard Nugent III (Tripp), at 2:18 a.m. Oct. 17 at Coastal Carolina Hospital.
He weighed 9 pounds, 4 ounces and measured 20 1/2 inches.
He has a sister, Giuliana Josephine, 2.
Maternal grandparents are Theresa Smith and Glenn Rios of Bluffton and William and Judith Smith of Bayshore, N.Y.
Paternal grandparents are John and Kim Nugent.