A daughter, Emma Marie Swiggum, was born on January 4, 2021, at The Richland Hospital to Nathan Swiggum and Nichelle Martin of Soldiers Grove. She weighed 6 lbs. 15 oz. and was 21 inches long. She has one brother, Karson Martin, 2. Grandparents are Tina and Doug Martin of Boscobel, Mark and Cathy Swiggum of Soldiers Grove. Great-grandparents are Donald and Rosemary Helgerson of Gays Mills, Mary Jane Larson of Soldiers Grove. The father is transmission line vegetation management with Zielies. The mother is a health information management clerk at Richland Hospital and Clinic.