Oliver Ewan Beckham

Jared and Erin Beckham of Ames announce the birth of their son, Oliver Ewan Beckham, born Oct. 20, 2013, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines.

Grandparents are David and Joyce Beckham of Newton, and David and Carol Putz of Ames. Great-grandparents are Dan and Marie Hardenbrook and Patricia Beckham, all of Newton, Duane and Virla Caskey of Redfield and Patricia Putz of Bettendorf.