Marriage Settlement

Scope and Content

Pre-nuptial marriage settlement between (1) Joseph Byrom of Manchester, mercer, (2) Edward Byrom of Manchester, linen draper, and Robert Bradshaw of Pendleton, yeoman, and (3) Myles Bradshawe of Manchester, mercer (brother of Robert).

(3) has agreed to pay (1) £300 as marriage portion for his daughter, Elizabeth, on her marriage to (1). (1) releases to (2) the messuages, burgages and tenements in Manchester near a street called St Mary's Gate for the use of (1) and after his decease for Elizabeth his wife in lieu of her dower.

Signature on turn-up: Joseph Byrom. Endorsed.

Former reference: 2/2