Marriage settlements found in memorials of Irish deeds

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This page on Arborealis lists those memorials of Irish deeds which contain marriage settlements. Many of the memorials in this index pertain to the Barony of Dungannon in county Tyrone. However, some memorials have also been indexed or transcribed for other counties, such as Armagh and Monaghan.

Please note that source citations for the following extracts appear as superscript numbers, e.g., 1 or 2, etc., and are hyperlinked to the Footnotes section at the bottom of this page. Index entries for each of these extracts have been submitted to Nick Reddan’s Registry of Deeds Index Project Ireland.

  • 1708-02-01: Memorial no. 2-179-366: 1 — Whyte of Redhills, county Cavan et al to Naper et al, re: the marriage of Thomas Whyte of Redhills, county Cavan, Esq., son and heir apparent of Francis Whyte, with Sarah Naper, youngest daughter of James Naper of Logherue, county Meath, Esq.
  • 1708-02-15: Memorial no. 1-472-368: 2 — Hamilton of Caledon, county Tyrone to Dublin et al, on the occasion of the marriage of John Hamilton of Caledon with Lucy Dopping, daughter of Samuel Dopping of Dublin, Esq.
  • 1709-10-26: Memorial no. 8-4-1628: 3William Goodlatt of Derrygally, parish of Killyman, county Tyrone, gent., to Henry Stewart of Killymoon, parish of Derryloran, Esq., and Thomas Richardson of Dublin, gent. In consideration of a marriage portion of £400 on the marriage of Mr. Goodlatt and Catherine Richardson, Mr. Goodlatt conveyed the townlands of Gortree [Gortrea] and True, and the sessiogh of Clenteveie, lying in [the parish of Killyman and] the barony of Dungannon, as jointure to Catherine should she survive her husband; and after the deaths of William Goodlatt and Catherine, his wife, the lands to go to the rightful heirs of William.
  • 1716-10-19: Memorial no. 31-342-19418: 4 — Indenture of lease and release executed by Capt. James Stevenson of Stewartstown and William Fleming of Portadown, to Richard Timons of the parish of Seagoe and James Stephenson of Killyfaddy, county Armagh, on the occasion of the intended marriage of William Stevenson, son of Capt. James, and Elizabeth Fleming, daughter of William.

As with the other sub-sections under the heading, Irish Deeds, work on this subject index is an ongoing part of a long-term project.


Source citation for this page: — Kilpatrick, Alison. Subject index: Marriage settlements found in memorials of Irish deeds. Published to Arborealis by Alison Kilpatrick ©2021, online at arborealis.ca/records/irish-deeds/subject-index/marriage-settlements/, accessed [insert date of access].

See also:
Introductory notes about registered deeds and the memorials (copies) thereof
Scope of Irish deeds covered
Notes about the indexes provided on Arborealis
Notes about the transcripts of memorials of Irish deeds posted to Arborealis
List of blog articles pertaining to memorials of Irish deeds
Surname index for selected memorials of deeds

— Rosalind McCutcheon’s Early Irish Marriage Index, hosted online by the Irish Genealogical Research Society

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Footnotes:

  1. Registry of Deeds, Ireland. Memorial no. 2-179-366: White to Naper (marriage settlement; dated 1708-02-01 & -02; registered 1708-03-18). Digital image online at FamilySearch, Int’l., per FHL film no. 522803. Annotated transcript Alison Kilpatrick ©2017; index entries submitted to Nick Reddan’s Registry of Deeds Index Project Ireland, online at irishdeedsindex.net, 2017-03-20.
  2. Registry of Deeds, Ireland. Memorial no. 1-472-368: John Hamilton to the Archbishop of Dublin and Messrs. Barnard and Dopping (marriage settlement; dated 1708-02-15 & -16 registered 1708-03-19). Digital image online at FamilySearch, Int’l., per FHL film no. 522803. Annotated transcript by Alison Kilpatrick ©2017; index entries submitted to Nick Reddan’s Registry of Deeds Index Project Ireland, online at irishdeedsindex.net, 2017-02-22.
  3. Registry of Deeds, Ireland. Memorial no. 8-4-1628: Goodlatt to Stewart & Richardson (marriage settlement, release; dated 1709-10-26; registered 1710-11-23). Digital image online at FamilySearch, Int’l., per FHL film no. 522808. Index entries submitted by Alison Kilpatrick to Nick Reddan’s Registry of Deeds Index Project Ireland, online at irishdeedsindex.net, 2017-05-26.
  4. Registry of Deeds, Ireland. Memorial no. 31-342-19418: Stevenson et al to Timons et al (dated 1716-10-19 & -20; registered 1721-11-10). Digital image online at FamilySearch, Int’l., per FHL film no. 461320. Annotated transcript by Alison Kilpatrick ©2016; index entries submitted to Nick Reddan’s Registry of Deeds Index Project Ireland, online at irishdeedsindex.net, 2016-07-16.