Contracts related to Bibi Nusrat Sultan, 1880 to 1893
Includes two documents: 1- in the first document, dated November 16, 1880, Bibi Nusrat Sultan, the daughter of Shaykh Abu Turab the former Imam Jum‘ah of Fars, mortgages part of the Jalal Abad farm in exchange for fifty tumans for five years to Hajiyah Sakinah Bibi, the daughter of Aqa Shaykh Muhammad Husayn, and the monthly payment is settled for seven thousand and five hundred dinars. On verso, the payments made in October or November of 1884 has been listed; 2- in the second document, dated May 28, 1890, Bibi Nusrat Sultan, sells part of the Muhammad Abad farm for two hundred tumans to Bibi Saltanat Khanum, the daughter of Haji Mirza Muhsin--this document is revocable. On verso, dated March 21, 1893, Bibi Nusrat Sultan revokes the contract and instead sells the property to her husband, Haji Mirza Sayf Allah, for two hundred tumans.
Documents related to Haji Nasr Allah and Shaykh ‘Abd al-Nabi's sisters, 1884 to 1886
The documents are the following: 1- Asking Haji Nasr Allah to pay one tuman to the holder of the promissory note and add it to the account of Aqa's sister (August 24, 1884); 2- payment by Nasr Allah the baker to Aqa's sister's account (September 10, 1884); 3- Haji Nasr Allah pays 20 tumans to the addressee in exchange for some grains belonging to the sister of Aqa Shaykh Muhammad (August or September, 1884); 4- another payment by Haji Nasr Allah [probably August or September, 1884]; 5- Asking Haji Nasr Allah to pay 4 tumans for Rawzah ceremony to Mirza Lutf Allah and in the account of the household of Aqa's sister (November 17, 1884); 6 and 7- Haji Nasr Allah's invoices for the products from Jalal Abad and Muhammad Abad, the share of Bibi Nusrat Sultan (1884 or 1885); 8- Haji Nasr Allah owes one hundred tumans to Nusrat al-Sultan, the daughter of Shaykh Abu Turab the former Imam Jum‘ah, which he is going to pay in the form of wheat within six months (March 10, 1885); 9- Asking Haji Nasr Allah to pay 10 tumans to Aqa Shaykh Muhammad Husayn on behalf of the younger sister of Shaykh ‘Abd al-Nabi (August 9, 1885); 10- Haji Nasr Allah has assigned some money for the travel expenses of the sister of [illegible] (12 August, 1885); 11- Asking Haji Nasr Allah to pay five tumans to the younger sister of Shaykh ‘Abd al-Nabi (November 24, 1885); 12- Asking Haji Nasr Allah to pay three tumans to the sister of [illegible] (January 7, 1886); 13- Asking Haji Nasr Allah to pay two tumans to the holder of the promissory note and add it to the account of the younger sister of Shaykh ‘Abd al-Nabi (March 5, 1886); 14- a note addressed to the mother of Abu al-Qasim [undated]; 15- a receipt of one tuman on recommendation of Haji Nasr Allah noting that it will be repaid in wheat in four months (April 4, 1886); 16- Asking Haji Nasr Allah to pay six tumans to the older sister of Shaykh ‘Abd al-Nabi for taxes and issuing the promissory note (April 10, 1886); 17- a page of account keeping.
Settlements related to Raziyah Sultan Khanum and her children, 1864 and 1894
Including two settlements: 1- Bibi Raziyah Sultan Khanum, the daughter of Mirza Hadi the former Imam Jum‘ah [and the wife of Shaykh Abu Turab], and her children, Bibi Khanum Sultan, Bibi Nusrat Sultan, and Shaykh ‘Abd al-Nabi, the children of Shaykh Abu Turab the former Imam Jum‘ah, have settled two farms of Arjuyah and Aqvin in Samikan including their summer and winter produce with Shari‘atmadar [illegible] the Imam Jum‘ah (September 29, 1864); 2- the properties of the late Hajiyah Raziyah Sultan, the daughter of Haji Mirza Muhammad Hadi the Imam Jum‘ah and the wife of Shaykh Abu Turab the former Imam Jum‘ah, including her share of Shaykh Abu Turab's large house in the Masjid-i Naw neighborhood in Shiraz, as well as her shares from the properties of Mansur Abad and the Kuar farm had been divided among her three children, Shaykh ‘Abd al-Nabi, Bibi Khanum Sultan (the wife of the late Mirza Khalil Shirazi), and Bibi Nusrat al-Sultan (the wife of Haji Mirza Sayf Allah). According to this document, Bibi Khanum Sultan and Bibi Nusrat Sultan settled their share with their brother, Shaykh ‘Abd al-Nabi (May 6, 1894).
Related to Shaykh Abu Turab's will and division of his inheritance, 1866 to 1921
These documents include: 1- settlement of the properties, located at Baram plain, among Shaykh Abu Turab's brother, Haj Zayn al-‘Abidin, and Shaykh Abu Turab's inheritors, his wives, Raziyah Sultan Baygum and ‘Izzat Nisa’ Baygum, and his children, Shaykh Majd al-Din, Shaykh ‘Abd al-Nabi, Asiyah Khatun, Bibi Khanum Sultan, Bibi Nusrat Sultan, and Marziyah Sultan Baygum (May 2, 1866); 2- three documents regarding the division of the inheritance of Shaykh Abu Turab, the former Imam Jum‘ah of Fars. Based on his will and under supervision of Mushir al-Mamalik, the executor of the will, and Zayn al-‘Abidin and in the presence of the inheritors or their representatives, his properties were divided and settled among them. Shaykh Abu Turab had three sons and six daughters: Haji Shaykh Yahya the Imam Jum‘ah, Shaykh Majd al-Din, Shaykh ‘Abd al-Nabi, Fatimah Sultan Khanum, Asiyah Sultan Khanum (Mulla ‘Ali Akbar's wife), Khanum Sultan, Nusrat Sultan Khanum, Bibi Khanum Sultan, and Bibi whose share since she has passed away, goes to her inheritor, her mother Bibi ‘Izzat Nisa’ Baygum, the daughter of Mir Mu’min (March 14, 1867); 3- copy of Shaykh Abu Turab's will, in which he has assigned Qavam al-Mulk and Mushir al-Mulk as the executors of his will and his paternal cousins (Mirza Muhammad Riza, Mirza Muhammad Sadiq, and Shaykh Isma‘il) and his brothers (Shaykh Muhammad Hashim, Shaykh Muhammad Husayn, and Shaykh Zayn al-‘Abidin) as the supervisors and the guardians of the issues related to his underage children. The duties and responsibilities of the executors and supervisors, the shares of inheritors, the debts and other expenses, and the pledged prayers have been discussed (December 29, 1919); 4- the execution of Shaykh Abu Turab's will and the division and sale of his inheritance has been the responsibility of Shaykh ‘Abd al-Nabi (the son of Shaykh Abu Turab) after the death of the will executor, Mirza Abu al-Hasan Mushir al-Mamalik, and the supervisor, Haj Shaykh Zayn al-‘Abidin (Shaykh Abu Turab's brother). Now due to his illness, Shaykh ‘Abd al-Nabi passes on this duty to Shaykh Muhammad ‘Ali, the Imam Jum‘ah (August 3, 1921).
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