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Grant by Ralph Bowes, esq., younger brother and heir of William Bowes, esq., to Isabella, the latter's widow and wife of Thomas Bryan, chief justice of the King's Bench, of lands in Budill and Spindelston [Budle and Spindelstone] in Northumberland, and in Magna Chilton, Hilton, Stainton, Staindrop and Winston in County Durham, as a dowry for her life.