Marriage of Elizabeth Bayley and William Magee Seton
25 January 1794
Born into a prominent Episcopalian family in New York City, 19 year old Betty Bayley marries heir to a New York mercantile fortune, William Magee Seton at Trinity Episcopal Church in the most significant social event of the 1794 season. - AsNotedIn
Rt Rev Samuel Provoost, first Protestant Episcopal Bishop of New York, joins Elizabeth Bayley and William Magee Seton in holy matrimony at Trinity Episcopal Church.