Brontë Alexandra Hebdon and Robert Russell Patterson Jr. were married June 9 in New York. E. Markham Bench, the president of the Manhattan New York Temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, performed the ceremony there. Later that day, Carlo Mattoni, a Mormon bishop, led another ceremony on the Hudson River where the couple exchanged rings.
The bride, 25, is a Ph.D. candidate studying art history at N.Y.U. She graduated from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah, and received a master’s degree in the history of art from N.Y.U.
She is a daughter of Tory L. Hebdon and Joel B. Hebdon of Richland, Wash. The bride’s father is an executive consultant for North Wind, an environmental engineering company in Hanford, Wash.
The groom, 28, is a vice president at BNP Paribas, a bank in New York. He previously worked for the United States Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control. He graduated from Allegheny College in Meadville, Pa. and received a master’s degree in public administration from American University.