Gabriel Edward Lippman was born at home June 30, 2010, at 10:07 p.m. to Stephanie and Grant Lippman. He was 7 pounds, 14 ounces and 20.5 inches long.

His maternal grandparents are Dolores Gomm of Bucksport and Nat Birdsall of Penobscot. His paternal grandparents are Catherine and Paul Lippman of Lincolnville.

Gabriel was welcomed by his midwives, Holly Arends Murphy, CPM, and Anna Fernandez, CPM, of Birch Moon Midwifery in Penobscot.