Dublin Weekly Register

Gipsey Marriage

Saturday, 14th September 1822

On the 14th inst. was married at Lower Winchendon, Bucks, by the Rev. T. Hayton, John Fletcher to Teanaah Buckland, daughter of Edward Buckland, head of a tribe of Gipsies, who have long frequented that part of Buckinghamshire.

After the ceremony the party retired to a lane adjacent to the village, where they partook of an excellent dinner, provided for the occasion, part of which was served on solid plate, and the remainder on beautiful Oriental china.

The novelty of the scene attracted a number of respectable people from the neighbouring villages, all of whom were requested to partake of their cheer.

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  • John Fletcher
  • Teanaah Buckland