Barbara Bush, George W. Bush’s Daughter, Marries Boyfriend Craig Coyne

Barbara Bush is a bride! The daughter of former President George W. Bush and former First Lady Laura Bush married her screenwriter boyfriend, Craig Coyne, over the weekend.

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Craig Coyne and Barbara Bush during their wedding in Kennebunkport, Maine on October 7, 2018. Allison V. Smith

Barbara’s twin sister, Jenna Bush, gushed over the nuptials via Instagram on Monday, October 8. “My heart exploded last night as I watched my dearest sissy get married in Maine. It was just like her: private (only family!) and full of love (and yes lots of tears!)” the Today cohost wrote.

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Barbara Bush and Craig Coyne pose with her family during their wedding in Kennebunkport, Maine on October 7, 2018. Paul Morse

 

In a second pic, she added: “Happy tears, heart exploding as I watched this beautiful girl get married in the place that means love and family. I’m so proud to be this beauties sister.”

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George W. Bush walks Barbara Bush down the aisle at her wedding to Craig Coyne in Kennebunkport, Maine on October 7, 2018. Paul Morse

Barbara, 36, stunned in a floor-length Vera Wang ivory dress for the ceremony while Jenna wore a red floral off-the-shoulder ensemble. (Jenna, for her part, is mom of daughters Margaret, 5, and Poppy, 3, with husband Henry Chase Hager.)

The couple exchanged vows at her family’s compound in Kennebunkport, Maine, and it was officiated by the bride’s aunt, Dorothy Bush Koch. (Coyne is a Georgia native and a graduate of Vanderbilt University. The couple will reside in New York City.)

The wedding comes six months after the twins’ grandmother, former first lady Barbara Bush, died at age 92.

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