08:31 AM EDT 04/13/2013
Joseph Patrick Kennedy
Originally posted 12/03/2012 02:15PM
Happy news for the Kennedy family: Congressman-elect Joe Kennedy III is a married man.
The newly-elected politician wed fiancée Lauren Birchfield on Saturday at the Community Church in Corona del Mar, Calif., his office tells NBC News. The ceremony was officiated by her father, the Rev. Jim Birchfield.
Kennedy, 32, and Birchfield, 28, met at Harvard Law School, and they were married in front of family and friends.
Originally posted 07/16/2011 05:00PM
Patrick Kennedy is a bachelor no longer.
The former Rhode Island Congressman married Amy Petitgout in Hyannis Port, Mass., on Friday evening, PEOPLE confirms.
"This is a day that's a beautiful day, not only in weather but just for my family," Kennedy, 44, told reporters. "And I'm the luckiest guy. She's the best I could have ever imagined, and I'm lucky to be able to share this day with her."
The son of the late Sen. Edward Kennedy wed the schoolteacher in an intimate ceremony at the Kennedy Compound.
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