Former first daughter Barbara Bush gets married at family’s ME compound

Jenna, who married Henry Chase Hager in May 2008, shared photos from Bush's wedding Monday on Instagram. He's an Atlanta native and the son of Edward James Coyne, Jr. and Darlene Coyne, according to the Bush family and PEOPLE Magazine.

Former first daughter Barbara Pierce Bush tied the knot in Kennebunkport on Walker's Point over the weekend in a secret ceremony. "And at one point we were all praying and Poppy ran and nearly tackled Barbara and gave her a huge hug".

"The bride wore an ivory silk crepe Vera Wang custom gown and was escorted by her father and grandfather", according to the statement. Jenna's twin sister, Jenna Bush Hager, 36, was also among the attendees, as were Jenna's daughters, Mila, 5, and Poppy, 3, who served as flower girls. "I'm so proud to be this beauties sister".

George W. Bush and his wife Laura live in Preston Hollow.

In addition to her mother, father and twin sister, Jenna Bush Hager, her grandfather, former President George H.W. Bush was also in attendance. She added in another post, "My heart exploded last night as I watched my dearest sissy get married in Maine".

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Her namesake and grandmother, former first lady Barbara Bush, died at age 92 in April.

Barbara's aunt, Dorothy Bush Koch, served as officiant of the wedding.

The couple had started dating after being set up on a blind date by friends in November. Coyne, 37, is the screenwriter behind the 2005 film "Jarhead", staring Jake Gyllenhaal. To make this romance even more heartwarming, Craig proposed to Barbara at the same spot in Kennebunkport when her grandparents got engaged 75 years earlier.

The newlyweds will live in NY, according to the AP.

"I just told her and everybody how much she means to me".

  • Michelle Webb