Marriage settlement

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(i) Ridgeway Owen Meyrick of Queen's Square, Westminster, only son of Hon Lucy Meyrick, commonly called Lady Lucy Meyrick, only daughter of Thomas late Earl of Londonderry in the kingdom of Ireland by Frances, countess dowager of Londonderry, his wife.

(ii) Diana Wynne of Dyffryn Aled, co. Denbigh, spinster.

(iii) Lady Lucy Meyrick as described in (i) above.

(iv) Matthew Gostlin of Grays Inn, co. Middlesex, esq.

(v) Robert Wynne of Mold, co. Flint, esq. and Robert Wynne the younger of Garthewin, co. Denbigh, esq.

(vi) Owen Holland of Upholland, co. Lancaster, esq., and Richard Meyrick of Upholland, co. Lancaster, esq.

Capital Messuage called Dyffryn Aled in the parish of Llansannan and estate in the parishes of Llansannan, Llannefydd, Llanfair Talhaearn; Denbigh; Llansanffraid Glanconwy; Llanelian; St Asaph; Eglwysfach; Llanychan; Llanfwrog; Llanynys; Llanbedr; Derwen; Llangynhafal in county of Denbigh; Nannerch and Cilcain in the county of Flint and in counties of York; Devon; Wiltshire and Dorset (all further described) to (vi) upon various trusts (also further described).

Consideration : marriage of (i) and (ii).