Darien’s Laura Prioleau Tibbetts, Robert James Witney wed in early June
Laura Prioleau Tibbetts, daughter of Caroline and John Tibbetts of Darien, and Robert James Witney, son of Penny and John Witney of Hampshire, England, were married at the First Church of Christ, Scientist, Darien, on June 3, 2017. Reverend Katherine Silvan of Wilton, officiated.
The bride is the granddaughter of Caroline (“Pinky”) and Kent Haydock of Darien, Judy Tibbetts, also of Darien, and the late Paul Tibbetts. She is a graduate of Hindley School, Middlesex Middle School, and Darien High School.
Laura and Robert (“Bobby”) met at Principia College, where Laura majored in art and French and minored in Mathematics. After a year teaching English to elementary-school students in France, Laura joined the proofreading department of the Christian Science Publishing Society in Boston, Massachusetts.
Bobby, an English major at Principia, is currently employed as a Research Archivist at the Mary Baker Eddy Library in Boston, Massachusetts. He is the grandson of Dorothy Witney of Oxfordshire, England, and the late Arthur Witney as well as the late Betty and Bernard Pratt.
The couple currently resides in Brighton, Massachusetts.