Marriage Settlement

Scope and Content


1. Arthur (XIII), Viscount Valentia (as in 33L/4)

2. Lady Laura Peyton of Stratton Audley, Widow

3.a) The Hon. George Talbot Devereux of Heathfield, Oxon., a Major-General in H.M.'s army

b) Algernon Dorrien Smith of Haresfoot, Herts., Esq.

4.a) Francis Lyon of Southsea, Hants., a Lt.-Col. in H.M.'s Artillery.

b) Walter Randolph Farquhar of 16 St. James St., Westminster, Esq.

5.a) The Hon. Henry John Lindley Wood of Hackleton Hall, Yorks., a Major in H.M.'s army.

b) Edward Henry Clive of 15 Ennismore Gardens, Middx., a Capt. and Lt.-Col. in H.M.'s Regiment of Grenadier Guards.

PROPERTY: Lands at Bletchington known as the Bletchington Estate; lands in Northants. known as the Eydon Hall Estate; lands in Co. Kildare (specified). A schedule of the lands is attached

COMMENTS: 1 and 2 are to marry. 3 are made trustees for the Marriage Settlement,and 4 and 5 are appointed trustees for other (specified) functions

Note: This settlement remained in force until 1927 (see E6/1/35L/10 below)