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William CLEMENT (d. 1760) of Amelia County, Virginia - A Study of His Descendants


 
Deed CLEMENT & BURCH to POWELL, 1812
Amelia County, VA, Deed Book 23, pages 588-590
Transcript byMarna L. Clemons, 10 January 2001

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This Indenture made and entered into this fifth day of August in the year of our lord one thousand eight hundred and twelve Between Jacob Roberts Austin Seay Samuel Ford & John Chappel Commissioners appointed by the County Court of Amelia to sell one half of the Mill seat late the joint property of the Orphan children of William Clement dec.d and Cheadle Burch of the one part and Thomas Powell of the second part all of the County of Amelia Witnesseth that the said Jacob Roberts Austin Seay Samuel Ford and John Chapell commissioners as aforesaid and Cheadle Burch for and in consideration of the sum of one hundred and forty dollars and five cents to them in hand paid by the said Thomas Powell the receipt whereof ?? hath granted bargained and sold and by these presents doth grant bargain sell and confirm unto the said Thomas Powell his heirs and assigns forever the mill seat late the joint property of the orphans of William Clement deceased and the said Cheadle Burch containing by estimation forty two acres the same more or less to have and to hold the said mill seat together with all its improvements appurtenances priviledges and anvantages thereunto belonging to him the said Thomas Powell his heirs and assigns forever. And the said Jacob Roberts Samuel Ford Austin Seay & John Chappell do hereby covenant and agree with the said Thomas Powell to warrant and defend the rights and title of the said Mill seat to him the said Thomas Powell his heirs &c forever against the claim or claims of all and every person whatsoever leaving under them other as individuals or as commissioners as aforesaid for the said Orphans morety of the mill seat aforesaid.  And the said Cheadle Burch on his part doth hereby covenant and agree with the said Thomas Powell to warrant and forever defend unto him the said Thomas Powell the right and title of his morety of the mill seat aforesaid against the claim or claims of all and every person or persons whatsoever In Witness whereof we have hereunto set our hands and affixed our seals the day and year above written

Signed sealed and delivered in presence of  
John Jeter / A. Seay & C. Burch Austin Seay {seal}
Edwd M. Ford    do          do Saml Ford {seal}
Saml Overton      do          do John Chappell {seal}
Bernard Seay for John Chappell  
Saml Overton       do C. Burch {seal}
Willis Piller            do  

The commonwealth of Virginia to William Meriwether & Samuel Ford Gentlemen justices of the County of Amelia greeting whereas Jacob Roberts Austin Seay Samuel Ford and John Chappell and Cheadle Burch by their certain Indenture of bargain and sale bearing date the 5th day of August 1812 have sold and conveyed unto Thomas Powell the fee simple Estate of and in forty two acres of land with the Mill seat and othe appurtenances thereunto belonging lying and being in the County of Amelia And whereas Judith Burch the wife of said Cheadle Burch cannot conveniently travel to our County Court of Amelia to make acknowledgement of the said conveyance ??? unto you or any two of you ??? Power to receive the acknowledgement which the said Judith Burch shall be willing to make before you of the conveyance aforesaid Contained in the said Indenture which is hereunto annexed And we do therefore command that yo do personally go to the said Judith Burch and examin her prively and apart from the said Cheadle Burch her Husband whether she doth the same freely and voluntarily without his persuasions and threats and whether she be willing that the same should be recorded in our said County Court.  And when you have received her acknowledgment and examine her as aforesaid thatyou distinctly and openly certify us thereof inour said County court under your seals sending then the said Indenture and this writ Witness John T. Leigh Clerk of our said Court this 8th day of August 1812 in the 37th year of the Commonwealth

Amelia County Sct. J. T. Leigh c.a: c

Pursuant to the within commission to us directed we have proceeded to examine Judith Burch the wife of Cheadle Burch seperate and apart and and apart from her husband the said Cheadle Burch and the said Judith Burch freely voluntarily and without the threats of her husband Cheadle Burch acknowledged the said deed and is willing that the said be recorded in the said County Court of Amelia given under our hands and seals this eight day of August 1812

  William Meriwether
  Saml Ford

Amelia County Court 25th March 1813
This deed from Samuel Ford Austin Seay and John Chappell three of the commissioners appointed by a decretal order of this Court to make sale of one half of the Mill seat late the joint property of the orphan Children of William Clement dec.d and Cheadle Burch and the said Cheadle Burch to Thomas Powell was exhibited into Court acknowledged by the said Ford and Seay to be their act and deed proved by the oaths of three of the witnesses thereto subscribed as to said Chappell and Burch and ordered to be recorded. And the Commission thereto answered with the certificate of the examinatiion thereof was at the same time returned and also ordered to be recorded

Exam.d Teste  J. T. Leigh  c. a.



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