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Document Number:0412042
Title:Settlement
Date:31 January 1882
For Sale:56.00
Condition:
Good, consistent with age
Description:
Parchment : 1 sheet 54cm x 72cm with 5 wax seals and duty stamps. A second indenture of 1895 is written on the back and some additional correspondence of 1913/14 is pinned onto the document.
Summary of contents:
Parties
Henry Halton of Dentons Green Lane, St Helens, Lancashire, Gentleman
Alice Halton, wife of Henry Halton
Hector Fraser Gallie of St Helens, Lancashire, Wine and Spirit merchant
John Henry Halton of Sankey, near Warrington, Lancashire, Coal Agent
Thomas Marsh of St Helens, Lancashire, Pawnbroker

Subject
Henry Halton is assigning property to two trustees, Hector Gallie and John Halton, in trust for the benefit, after his death, of his wife Alice Halton and her three children Hannah, Rachel and Wilmot. The property included two leasehold dwelling houses in Queen Street and one dwelling house in Dentons Green Lane, St Helens, Lancs.

The second indenture of 1895 records that Henry Halton died in 1883 and that Hector Gallie died in 1894. Alice Halton then appoints Thomas Marsh as a new trustee.
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