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

Deed Thomas LIGON to Phillip MAJOR, 28 Feb 1782
Amelia County, VA, Deed Book 16, 1780-1784, pp.41-42
Transcript by Marna L. Clemons, 19 October 2001

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  This Indenture made this twenty Eight day of February One Thousand Seven hundred and Eighty two between Thomas Ligon and Tabitha his wife of the County of Amelia of the one part and Phillip Major of the same County of the other part Witnesseth that the Said Thomas Ligon and Tabitha his wife for and in Consideration of the Sum of Thirty thousand Pounds to him in paid by the Said Phillip Major the receipt whereof they Doth hereby Acknowledge hath Granted bargained and Sold and by these presence doth Grant bargain and sell unto the said Phillip Major one Certain tract or parcel of land Situate lying and being in the County of Amelia on the branches of Sandy Creek Containing one hundred acres be the same more or less which is bounded as followeth, To Wit, Beginning at a Corner Scrub white oak formerly the property of Abraham Dassan but now the property of Josiah Jacksons and from thence a North West course to Turours Corner pine from thence to James McGlassons Faced Corner thence to Isham Johnsons Corner litewood knott and thence along his line to the Said Josiah Jacksons and thence along his line to the Beginning To have and to hold the said Granted land and premisses with all the Appurtenances thereunto Belonging or in any wise appertaining to the said Phillip Major his Heirs and assigns forever and they the said Thomas Ligon and Tabitha his Wife doth by these presence warrant and forever defend the said Granted Land and premises with all the appurtenances to the Land belonging from them the Said Thomas Ligon and Tabitha his Wife their heirs and assigns and from all other persons Whatsoever unto the Said Phillip Major his heirs and assigns forever In Witness whereof they the said Thomas Ligon and Tabitha his wife hath hereunto set their hands and affixed their Seals the Day and Year above Written
In presents of   Thomas Ligon {seal}
    Tabitha  X  Ligon {seal}

At a Court held for Amelia County February 28th 1782
This Deed was acknowledged by the within Named Thomas Ligon and Tabitha his wife parties thereto and ordered to be Recorded, the said Tabitha having been first privily examined as the Law directs
  Teste T. G. Peachy C C

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