Catalogue description 17 August 1816   1. Francis Walford of Cronkhill in the parish of Atcham Esq   2. Ann...

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Reference: 49/750a

17 August 1816


1. Francis Walford of Cronkhill in the parish of Atcham Esq


2. Ann Scott of Malvern widow


3. The Right Hon.Thomas Noel Lord Berwick


4. Thomas Noel Lord Berwick, Edward William Morse of Pilshanger co Midd Esq, Robert Penny of Lincolns Inn Esq and Richard Walford of Wem, barrister at Law


Assignment to trustees of Cronkhill Farm in Atcham and Berrington and 277 a 2 r 1 p land, comprising the House Shrubbery etc (5a 2r 33p) Cowes yard (5a, 1r, 15p), Severn Cow Meadow Pasture (17a 3r 17p), Middle Meadow, Far Meadow and Rushy Meadow (51a 1r 33p), Little Holywell (6a 0r 23p), Great Holywell (15a 1r 3p), Black House Yard (10a 2r 25p), New Piece (7a 3r 25p) Fridays field (11a3r 14p), White Piece (20a 2r 13p), Knocking Oak (12a 1r 21p), Thistley Field and Clay Pit Patch (14a 0r 16p), Brunt Tree Field (11a 3r 8p), Widows Hill (7a 1r 2p), Bamfield (10a 2r 34p) The Bank and butts (37a 1r 12p), close (1a 1r 12p), part of Atcham field (5a 3r 3p), Moores (7a 3r 27p), plantation (1a 1r 31p), Sheep pasture (10a 2r 34p), as leased 18 June last by Lord Berwick to Walford for 21 years at L400 rent, and his insurance and investments policy on his life, in trust, to use of himself and wife as settlement on marriage


Witnesses:- Thomas Price (?) attorney, Worcs. Thomas Coucher his clerk


Endorsed on settlement of 17 August 1816 :-




Edward William Morse Esq TO Edward Smith Bigg of no 38 Southampton Buildings gentleman


Assignment of the insurance policy, in trust as before


Witnesses:- Leonard Morse, Augusta Morse, (Ealing, Midd)




1. Francis Walford and Ann Scott now his wife


2. Edward Smith Bigg of No 38 Southampton Buildings gentleman


3. Edward William Morse Esq, George Jonathan Scott of Betton Esq, Robert Burton of Longnor Esq and Henry Nealson Smith of No18 Great Russell Street co Midd Esq (new trustees in place of Lord Berwick, Robert Penny and Richard Walford, all decd)


Asssignment of insurance policy, in trust


Witnesses:- Leonard Morse, Augusta Morse (Ealing, Middlesex) Thomas Everall, Thomas Pescall, A.G.Wade (Shrewsbury), Thomas Griffin (Cronkhill), Edward Allen Eagle, Henry Thomas Cross (clerks to Mr Bigg)


6 April 1857


Louisa Ann Walford of Betton Strange spinster


TO William Scott of Bear Place co Berks Esq


Assignment of the policy (her father being now dead, she the sole child and administratrix)


Witnesses:- Josh.Wigley, R.L.Davis (clerks to Messrs Burton Lloyd & Co, bankers, Shrewsbury), Edward J.Giraud.

Date: 1816 - 1857
Held by: Shropshire Archives, not available at The National Archives
Language: English

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