Marriage Certificate

MARRIAGES solemnized in the Parish of St Giles in the Fields in the County of Middlesex, in the Year 1818

William Price, Bachelor, of the Parish of St Botolph Aldgate, City of London
and Emma Belfour of this Parish, Spinster
were married in this  Church  by  Licence
this  twenty-seventh  Day of  February  in the Year One Thousand Eight Hundred and eighteen
By me  Ralph Price, offg Minister
This marriage was solemnized between us, William Price    
Emma Belfour

In the Presence of Edmd Belfour  Harriott Wright
Henry Price    Hy Belfour

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The first witness, Edmund Belfour, was Emma's brother, her father having died in 1811. The second witness may be a relation on their mother's side of the family, her maiden name was Wright.

Was the officiating minister a relative of William Price, or is the surname a co-incidence? 

The following announcement appeared in The Times on Saturday 28th February 1818:

on Friday, the 27th inst. at St Giles'-in-the-Fields, by the Rev. Ralph Price, rector of Lyminge, Kent,
William Price, of the Minories, to Emma, daughter of the late Okey Belfour, of Lincoln's-inn-fields.