Document ReferenceNe 6 D 2/47/124
TitleAgreement between Miss Grace Fletcher [afterwards Mrs Grace Hudson], Erasmus Hudson and Thomas Fletcher relating to a legacy left to her under the will of her father Thomas Fletcher; 25 Oct. 1796
Date25 October 1796
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionFirst Party: Grace Fletcher, spinster of Whitwell, Derbyshire.

Second Party: Erasmus Hudson, smith of Shireoaks, Nottinghamshire.

Third Party: Thomas Fletcher, gentleman of Whitwell also and executor of the will of his father Thomas Fletcher, deceased.

In consideration of the intended marriage between (1) and (2), assignment from (1) with the consent of (2) to (3) of the sum of £150.; the money is to be held in trust and to be invested upon good securities, and for all interest and dividends to be paid and received by (2) for life, and after his death to (1) for life; specifies further trusts in case of any children of the marriage; contains usual provisos.

Recitals: (a) fact that (1) is entitled to the sum of £300. under the will of her father Thomas Fletcher, deceased; (b) fact that a marriage is intended between (1) and (2), and that the sum of £150., being part of the £300. will be duly assigned and settled.

Note that this agreement was originally found folded within Ne 6 D 2/47/123.
Termfinancial affairs, legacies, Fletcher family
financial affairs, legacies, Birks Estate (Derbyshire)
marriage, settlements, Fletcher family of Whitwell
Physical DescriptionThree applied seals - red wax

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA56154Hudson; Erasmus (c.1774-1813); Mr; farrier and smith; of Shireoaks Nottinghamshirec.1774-1813
NA56155Hudson; Grace (c.1767-1837); Mrs; née Fletcher; dau. of Thomas Fletcher the elder of Whitwell Derbys; m Erasmus Hudson of Shireoaks Notts 1796c.1767-1837
NA56094Fletcher; Thomas (-1796); Mr; 'the elder'; gentleman; of Whitwell Derbyshire-1796
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