Am I referring to our parents appropriately?

posted 3 years ago in Etiquette
Post # 3
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153 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: June 2013

That’s more or less how we did it.  I think we left the mom’s names out because my mom felt it was more “formal” that way, but if we’d left them I would have wrote it this way.

 

Oh also – I think technically his full name should be written out so:

Ashley Lauren

to 

Travis Nathan Doe

son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert and Rebecca Doe. 

Post # 4
Member
2330 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: August 2013

@WillBeMrsD:  I definitely agree with the groom’s name being in full.

 

 

@StL.Ashley:  I think how you’ve written the parents name is nice. 

Post # 5
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11002 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: May 2009

If you’re going to use the mothers’ first names, you should omit the honorifics.

 

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