STUMP CREEK — Ashley Knowlton and Christopher Way, both of Buffalo, N.Y., were united in marriage July 30, 2016, at an outside ceremony held at the Way Family Farm, Stump Creek, by Pastor Sam Bundy of the Reynoldsville Alliance Church and Pastor William Tobin.
She is the daughter of Scott Knowlton, also of Buffalo, and the late Samantha Spencer. He is the son of Steve and Wendy Way, of DuBois.
The bride chose Alyssa Whitefield, of Buffalo, as her matron of honor.
Bridesmaids included: Katie Way, sister of groom, DuBois; Alicia Hilton, of San Diego, Calif.; Susanna Petrolie, of Chicago, Ill.; Kristina Martin, of Winfield; Elisabeth Jackson, of Groton, N.Y.; Johnna Matusik, Orchard Park, N.Y.; Cala Galioto, of Arcade, N.Y.
Flower girl was Calla McGarvey, of Astoria, N.Y., cousin of the groom.
Best man duties were performed by David Jung, of Washington, D.C.
Ushers included: Lucas and Will McGarvey, of Astoria, cousins of groom.
Ring bearer was Timmy Bundy, of Brockway, cousin of groom.
Groomsmen were: Felix Maji, of Buffalo; Kyle Gregory, of Bainbridge, N.Y.; Gabe Bertini, of Lancaster; Ryan Remington, of Independence, Mo.; and Derek Schwabe, of Washington, D.C.
An outdoor reception was held at the Way Family Farm, Stump Creek.
The bride is a 2007 graduate of Hutchinson Central Technical High School, Buffalo, N.Y. and a 2011 graduate of Houghton College, Houghton, N.Y., with a degree in communications, and minors in writing and family studies. She is a volunteer coordinator of the Priscilla Project, a program of Jericho Road Community Health Center.
The groom is a 2008 graduate of DuBois Area High School and a 2012 graduate of Houghton College, Houghton, N.Y., with a degree in intercultural development, and minors in linguistics and psychology. He is a social entrepreneur and founder of The Atinga Project.
Following a honeymoon trip camping in the Adirondacks and Vermont, the couple are residing in Buffalo.