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Bainbridge Island newlyweds at home in Boston

Claire Marshall and Michael Messinger joined hands in marriage on Aug. 11, 2013 at the Manor House on Bainbridge Island. - Photo courtesy of Becky Fox Marshall
Claire Marshall and Michael Messinger joined hands in marriage on Aug. 11, 2013 at the Manor House on Bainbridge Island.
— image credit: Photo courtesy of Becky Fox Marshall

Claire Marshall and Michael Messinger of Boston were married Aug. 11. 2013, at the Manor House at Lynwood Center on Bainbridge Island.

The bride, 28, a 2003 graduate of Bainbridge High School, is a law clerk with the Massachusetts Superior Court in Boston. She is a 2007 graduate of Macalester College in St. Paul, Minn. and a 2013 graduate of Northeastern University School of Law. She is the daughter of Becky Fox Marshall of Bainbridge Island.

The groom, 28, is a legislative aide to Massachusetts State Representative Josh Cutler. He is a 2003 graduate of Northampton High School, a 2007 graduate of Macalester College and a 2012 graduate of Suffolk University Law School. He is the son of Scott Messinger and Jan Szymaszek of Florence, Mass.

The bride’s uncle, Tom Lamping of Bainbridge Island, was the wedding officiant. The wedding party included the bride’s sister, Abby Marshall Hoag of Bainbridge Island; the groom’s brother, Thomas Messinger of Virginia; and the bride’s high school friend Amanda Nicol, now of New York. Lucy Brown of Bainbridge Island, daughter of the bride’s cousin, was one of the flower girls.

The couple is making their home in Boston.

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