From previous information that I have read I believe orphan children or children of any mariner was entitled to go to Greenwich Hospital School. His father might not have been in the Navy. I can't find my link to this information but there is some on Paul Benyon's site
Greenwich Hospital School record for the son might show more information about his father and a place of birth for John Pine/Woods.
Have you obtained a copy of the Allegation/Bond which would have been completed to obtain the marriage Licence, they sometimes but not always additional information not contained on a marriage entry. DRO has the copies of them but not I believe not indexed on their catalogue, you have to search them by date which can be up to 3 months before the marriage took place.
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