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

Deed Bathsheba MAJOR to William MAJOR, 24 Jul 1766
Amelia County, VA, Deed Book 9, 1765-1768,
pp. 19-20
Transcript by Marna L. Clemons, 2 October 2001

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  This Indenture made this 24th day of July in the year of our Lord Christ one thousand Seven Hundred and Sixty Six Between Bathsheba Major of the Parish of Raleigh in the County of Amelia of the one part & William Major of the same Parish & County of the other part Witnesseth that the said Bathsheba Major for divers Good Causes and Considerations her thereby Moving but more especially for and in consideration of the sum of One Hundred Pounds Current money of Virginia to her in hand paid by the said William Major the Receipt whereof she doth hereby acknowledge hath Given Granted Bargained Sold Aliened Releast and Confirmed and by these Presents Doth Give Grant Bargain Sell Alien Release and confirm to the said William Major and to his Heirs & Assigns forever a certain Tract or parcel of Land lying and being in the County aforesaid Containing Fifty Acres be the same more or less and Bounded as followeth to wit Beginning at William Hurts line at a White Oak thence along the Line of Markt trees to a Red oak on John Hills Line thence along John Hills Line to Richard Jones Line thence along the said Line to William Hurts Line thence along the said Line to the Beginning & all Buildings Woods & underwoods Standing or Growing upon the Premises and allways Edificies profits Comadities and appurtenances whatsoever thereunto belonging or in any wise appertaining & the Reversion & Reversions Remainder and Remainders thereof and all right title intruse intrust Property Clain & demand of Her the said Barthsheba Major of and in all and Singular the Premises with all and every their Insedants and all evidences Writings or or Minumants of or concerning the said Land or Premises To have and to hold the said Tract or parcel of Land with all and Singular the Premises therein before mentioned ment or intended to be hereby Granted with all and every their Appurtenances unto the said William Major and to his Heirs & assigns to the only use and behoof of the said William Major and of his Hiers and assigns forever from the said Bathsheba Major and Her Heirs & Assigns forever the said Tract or parcel of Land and all the Singular the Premises herein before mentioned with all the appurtenances unto the sd. William Major his Heirs and Assigns and to his and their only Proper use and uses against the Challenge Claim & Demand of all Persons whatsoever Shall & Will Warrant and forever by these presents Defend In Witness whereof the said Bathsheba Major hath hereunto set her Hand & Seal the day & year above written
Signed Sealed & Delivered } Barsheba Major L.S.
in presence of }  

Memorandum that on the twenty fourth day of July One thousand Seven hundred and Sixty six Peaceable Possession of the Within Mentioned Land & Premises was Granted to the within named William Major by the within Named Bathsheba Major Covenanter of these Presents

    Bersheba Major L.S.

At a Court held for Amelia County July the 24th 1766
This Indenture and the Memorandum endorsed were Acknowledged by the within named Bathsheba Major party thereto and ordered to be Recorded

  Teste T. G. Peachy Co. Cur.

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