Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Dividing inheritance of Mirza Muhammad Yusuf, 1821

Dividing inheritance of Mirza Muhammad Yusuf, 1821

Dividing inheritance of Mirza Muhammad Yusuf [Ashrafi Mustawfi] in Iraq and Mazandaran, after payment of his debts and deduction of a third of the property (to be bequeathed to persons other than his legal heir). The rest of his property was divided in 11 shares among his 3 sons and 4 daughters: Mirza Muhammad Mahdi [father of ‘Abbas Quli Khan Ashrafi], Mirza ‘Ali, Mirza Muhammad, Mirza Muhammad Isma‘il, Khadijah Khanum (wife of ‘Alijah Mirza Muhammad Taqi), Khanum Buzurg (wife of ‘Ali Amuli), and Umm Kulsum.