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


 
Deed Phillip MAJOR to Isham JOHNSON, 23 Apr 1783
Amelia County, VA, Deed Book 16, 1780-1784, pp. 206-207
Transcript by Marna L. Clemons, 19 October 2001

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  This Indenture made this twenty third day of April in the year of our Lord Christ one thousand Seven hundred and Eighty three Between Philip Major and his wife of the county of Amelia of the one part and Isham Johnson of the same County of the other part Witnesseth that the said Phillip Major and his wife for and in consideration of the sum of one hundred and fifty pounds to them in hand paid by the said Isham Johnson the receipt whereof they the said Philip Major and his wife hath granted bargained sold and Confirmed and by these Presents do grant bargain and sell unto the said Isham Johnson his Heirs & assigns for ever one certain Tract or parcel of Land Containing by estimation one hundred acres be the same more or less being the same Land that the said Phillip Major purchased of Thomas Ligon formerly the property of Nathaniel Vasser and being in the County above said in the branches of Sandy Creek and is bounded as followeth by the Lands of James Mcglasson and the said Johnson Josiah Jackson and Levi Deaton with all woods under Woods ways waters watercourses and all the Estate right Title Interest Claim and demand whatsoever of them the said Phillip Major and his wife unto the said one hundred acres of Land with the appurtenances thereunto belonging To have & to hold the aforesaid Land and premises with the appurtenances unto the said Isham Johnson his Heirs and assigns for ever and the said Phillip Major and his wife for themselves and their Heirs covenant and agree to and with the said Isham Johnson and his Heirs and assigns that they the said Phillip Major and Mary Major his wife and their Heirs shall and will Warrant and for ever defend the above granted Land and Premises from the Claim of all and every person whatsoever In Witness whereof the said Phillip Major and Mary Major his wife hath hereunto set their hands and affixed their seals the day and year first above Written
Signed Sealed & Delivered Phillip Major {LS}
in presents of    
William Jones   Mary Major {LS}
his
   
Uphan  X  Jones    
mark
   
his
   
Robert  X  Jones    
mark
   


[Note: Amelia County, VA, Deed Book 16, 1780-1784, pages 41-42 records that Phillip MAJOR purchased the land he conveyed in the above deed from Thomas LIGON on 28 Feb 1782.]



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