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Document Number:0609038
Title:Marriage Settlement
Date:08 October 1894
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Condition:
Poor. Has become damp around the edges and the red ink borders have smudged. The centre sheet is torn along one edge where it had been bound in.
Physical description:
Parchment : 3 sheets 48cm x 30cm stamped and with 4 signatures
Summary of contents
PARTIES
Alred James CRAZE of Liverpool, Lancashire. Commission Agent.
Ada SIMPSON of Penzance, Cornwall. Spinster.
William COLLENSO of Penzance, Cornwall. Painter & Decorator.
Frank SIMPSON of Penzance, Cornwall. Outfitter.

SUBJECT
This is a settlement prior to the intended marriage of Alfred Craze to Ada Simpson. It begins by reciting the Will of James Samuel Couldrey Simpson (father of Ada) in which he left 2000 in the hands of trustees to be paid to Ada seven years after his death. The trustees were William Collenso and Elizabeth Simpson, the wife of James Simpson. James Simpson died in 1892.

Ada Simpson is now placing the 2000 in the hands of William Collenso and Frank Simpson as Trustees, along with any other real or personal property which she might become entitled to during her marriage. The trustees are to apply the funds to any children of the marriage or otherwise as directed by Ada Simpson.
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