Katie and Nicholas Persons of Niskayuna, N.Y. announce the birth of twin daughters, Natalie Rose and Vivian Vincent Persons. Natalie and Vivian were born July 26, 2012 at Bellevue Hospital in Niskayuna, N.Y. Natalie, first born at 10:19 a.m., weighed 6 pounds, 1 ounce and was 18 1/2 inches long. Vivian, born second at 10:20 a.m., weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces and measured 19 inches long. They are welcomed by grandparents William E.B. Vincent (husband of the late Priscilla K. Vincent) of Niskayuna, N.Y., Michael Persons of Day, N.Y., and Kathleen Persons of Niskayuna, N.Y. The girls look forward to spending many years at Lucy Vincent Beach and their family home in Chilmark, the Lucy Vincent House. The girls have many family roots to the Island, including great grandparents the late Burton and Natalie Vincent of Chilmark. They also have a direct family line to the first Vincent and Mayhew families to settle on the Island.