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

Deed John COOK to Francis CLEMENT, 23 May 1754
Amelia County, VA, Deed Book 5, pp. 160-161
Transcript by Marna L. Clemons, 21 October 2001

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  This Indenture made this twenty third day of May in the Year of our Lord Christ one thousand seven hundred and fifty four by and between John Cook the one Part and Francis Clement of the other part both of Amelia County Witnesseth that the Said John Cook for and in Consideration of the Sum of one hundred Pounds Current Money of Virginia to him in hand paid by the Said Francis Clement at and before the Ensealing and Delivery of these presents the Receipt whereof he doth hereby acknowledge and thereof and every Part thereof doth Clearly Ecquit and discharge the said Francis Clement his heirs Executors Administrators and every of them by these Presents have given Granted alienated bargained Sold Gratified and Confirmed and by these Presents doth Give Grant Alianate bargain Sell release and Confirm unto the said Francis Clement on Tract or Parcel of Land Containing two hundred acres be the same more or less according to the bounds situate lying and being in the County aforesaid and bounded as followeth Begining at John Clements corner on George Hams line thence along the said Clements line across a Glade to Jacob Seays line thence Down the said Seays line to his Corner thence by a line of marked Trees to George Hams line thence along the said Hams to the Corner it begun at With all and Singular the appurtenances thereunto belonging unto the said Francis Clement and his heirs to the only proper use and behoof of him the said Francis Clement his his heirs and assigns forever and the sd. John Cook for himself his heirs Exrs. and administrators doth Covenant and Grant to and with the said Francis Clement that it shall and may be Lawful to and from Said Francis Clement his heirs and Assigns from time to time and at all times forever hereafter Peaceably and Quietly have hold occupy and possess and Enjoy the said Land and Premises and the right and title of him the said John Cook his hiers Executors Administrators or assigns or any other Persons Lawfully Claiming or to Claim in by from or under them or any of them and the said John Cook for himself and his heirs the said Land & Premises as before intended mentioned and Expressed unto the said Francis Clement and his heirs and all Claiming or to Claim in by from or under them or any of them shall and will forever warrant and Defend by these Presents In witness whereof the said John Cook hath hereunto put his hand and Fix'd his seal the day and Year first above written
Signed Sealed and } John Cook {seal}
delivered in presence of }  

Memorandum that on the twenty third Day of May in the Year of our Lord Christ one thousand Seven hundred and fifty four Peasable & Quiet Possession of the within Land And Premises within Granted and sold was had and taken by the within named John Cook and by him Delivered to the within mentioned Francis Clement as the Usal Symballs of Livery and Seisen according to force form and Effect of the within Deed
Signed Sealed and Delivered } John Cook {seal}
In Presence of }  

May the twenty third 1754 Then Received of John Cook the sum of one hundred Pounds Current money of Virginia it being the consideration for Land and Premises within Granted and sold
Test Per me John Cook {seal}

At a Court held for Amelia County the 23d day of May 1754
John Cook presented and acknoweldges this his Deed with livery and Seisen & Receip endorsed unto Francis Clements and ordered to be Recorded. Judith the Wife of the said John being first privately Examined and Volluntarily assenting thereto Relinquished her Right of Dower in the Land conveyed by the said Deed
    Samuel Cobbs CC

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