ROOKS, RIDER AND CO., LINCOLN'S INN
|Source of acquisition
||Deposited on indefinite loan 9th September, 1987.
||Ricketts family, baronets, of Beaumont Leys; Kennard family of Little Bowden, Leicestershire
||See also 28D64 of DE3065
The records in this collection were formerly in the custody of the above London solicitors: They relate to property in Leicestershire or families with estates in Leicestershire.
1. Ricketts Family Marriage Settlement papers 1855 - 1874.
2. Kennard Family Marriage Settlement Papers 1900 - 1912.
i. Ricketts Family Marriage Settlement Papers DE3199 1855 - 1874
The Ricketts family acquired the Beaumont Leys Estate in 1845.
See also collections 28D64 and DE3065
Simpson Hicks Ricketts was son of Sir Robert Tristram Ricketts, of The Elms, Glos., Bt.
Marriage settlement deed DE3199/1/1 13 Jun 1855-1874
See also DE3199/1/2 for reference and appointments of new trustees.
i Capt. Simpson Rickets of Cheltenham, Glos., RN.
ii Emma Gertrude Pigou, daughter of late William Pigou of Dublin, Esq., and legatee in his will.
iii Col. Saint Vincent William Ricketts of Bath, Som., and Rev. Francis Pigou of Stoke Talmage, Oxon., clerk.
Inc. five receipts for Consolidated and Reduced To Thomas Weld from £3 % Annuities.
Deed Appointing new trustees DE3199/1/2 19 May 1874
Referring to DE3199/1/1. Endorsed on first membrane of DE3199/1/1.
i Emma Gertrude Ricketts, wid. of Simpson Ricketts and formerly Pigou.
ii Rev. Francis Pigou, Vicar of Doncaster, Yorks.
iii Rev. St. Vincent Fitzhardinge Lennox Ricketts of Fairholme, Bournemouth, Hants., Clerk in Holy Orders.
ii Kennard Family Marriage Settlement Papers [no ref.] 1900 - 1912
These papers were divided from accompanying family papers by the British Records Association which has deposited them at Westminster City Archives Dept
[no title] DE3199/2/1-2 27 Nov 1900
Letter from Edward Kennard of The Barn, Market Harborough, to William Kennard, his nephew, address unstated, idemnifying latter in respect of investments re former's wife's Settlement Trust.
[no title] DE3199/3/1-2 Oct. 1912
List of Securities or receipted schedule forming the Trust Funds comprised in the Settlement of Mr and Mrs Edward Kennard [original title]. Inc. envelope.
Release DE3199/4 18 Oct 1912
i Mary Eliza Kennard formerly of "The Barn", Lt. Bowden, Northants., now No. 25, Leam Tce., Leamington, wid.
ii Lionel Edward Kennard of Cornwall Lodge, Kingston, Sy., Maj. (Ret'd).
iii Malcolm Alfred Kennard of Besley Hall, Redditch, Worcs., Lt. (Ret'd) RN.
iv Robert William Kennard of Astley, Gillingham, Dorset, Esq., and Lionel and Alfred as above, Trustees.
Re: marriage settlement of Edward Kennard and Mary Eliza Laing.
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