The bride is the daughter of Robert and Sonya Morton-Ranney of Jamestown and the groom is the son of Andrew and Anne Aiken of London, England. The couple met while teaching in the JET program in Kyushu, Japan.
In April, the couple had a blessing ceremony at Central Baptist Church in Jamestown. They honeymooned in Bahrain.
The maid of honor was the bride's sister Kaitlin Morton- Bentley and bridesmaid was the groom's sister Angela Aiken. The best man was the groom's brother Alexander Aiken, groomsmen were Oliver Aiken and Daniel Morton-Bentley, and the bride's cousin Graham Wright served as the usher.
The bride is a 1999 graduate of North Kingstown High School, received her bachelor's degree from Goucher College and will receive a master's in creative writing from Brunel University on July 15. She is the business controller at Hanson Search.
The groom graduated from Westminster School in 1999, Bristol University in 2003 and earned his master's in business management from Cass Business School in 2006. He works for Grant Thornton in Business Risk Management. They make their home in London.