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Abstract of Marriage Settlement prenuptial: Mary Ann Townsend


Abstract of indenture of settlement made previous to the marriage of the Right Honourable Viscount Sidmouth with Mary Anne Townsend, widow [of Thomas Townsend] made between the said Mary Anne Townsend [formerly Mary Ann Scott] of the first part, Henry Viscount Sidmouth of the second part and the Right Honourable William Lord Stowell of the third part, and the Right Honourable Jacob Earl of Radnor, the Right Honourable John Earl Eldon, Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain and the Honourables Thomas and Henry Windsor of the fourth part, and the said Mary Ann Townsend of the fifth part, whereby Mary Ann Townsend assigned to the persons of the fourth part all the personal estate to which she had become, or should become, entitled by virtue of the Will of her late husband Thomas Townsend, deceased, upon trusts thereinafter expressed.