Copy Marriage Settlement

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(i) Sir Roger Beckwith of Aldburgh

(ii) William Lowther of York esq. son and heir of William Lowther of Swillington and Richard Wilson of Leeds esq.

(iii) Beilby Thompson of Escrick esq.

Prior to marriage of B.T. and Jane daughter and heir of Sir R.B. by his dec'd. wife Dame Jane for her marriage portion of £5000 : for £2000 by Sir R.B. to B.T.: manor of Chapel Allerton; capital messuage in Gleadow alias Allerton Gleadow; and all property of Sir R.B. in those places and elsewhere in par. Leeds, Horsforth par. Guisley and Wipsey par. Bradford: B.T. to settle manors of Escrick and Scotton, Micklethwaite Grange; and estate in Escrick, Scotton, Little Collingham and Clifforth.

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