Formal Wedding Announcement

April 8, 2010 

Use this template to write a formal wedding announcement. Cut and paste the text into your favorite text editor, and add your announcement information.

[Groom's Last Name] - [Bride's Last Name]

[Bride's full Name] and [Groom's Full Name] were married [DATE AND TIME OF WEDDING] in [LOCATION OF WEDDING]. [OFFICIATING CLERGY] officiated in the [DESCRIPTION OF CEREMONY] ceremony. A reception followed in [RECEPTION LOCATION].

The bride is the daughter of [PARENT'S NAMES] of [CITY/STATE], and granddaughter of the [MATERNAL GRANDPARENTS' NAMES] of [CITY/STATE], and of [PATERNAL GRANDPARENTS' NAMES] of [CITY/STATE].

The groom is the son of [PARENT'S NAMES] of [CITY/STATE]. He is the grandson of the [MATERNAL GRANDPARENTS' NAMES] of [CITY/STATE], and the [PATERNAL GRANDPARENTS' NAMES] of [CITY/STATE].

The matron of honor was [MATRON OF HONOR'S NAME] of [CITY/STATE]. She is [RELATIONSHIP TO BRIDE]. Other bridal attendants were [LIST BRIDESMAIDS NAMES, RELATIONSHIP TO BRIDE, CITY/STATE].

The best man was [BEST MAN'S NAME] of [CITY/STATE] brother of the groom. Additional groomsmen were [LIST GROOMSMEN NAMES, RELATIONSHIP TO GROOM, CITY/STATE] .

The bride graduated from [COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY NAME], and is employed as a [OCCUPATION, EMPLOYER].

The groom graduated from [COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY NAME], and is employed as a [OCCUPATION, EMPLOYER].

After a honeymoon trip to [HONEYMOON LOCATION], the couple will reside in [CITY/STATE].

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