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

Deed John CLEMENT to John HUGHES, 27 Aug 1761
Amelia County, VA, Deed Book 7, 1759-1762,
pp. 502-503
Transcript by Marna L. Clemons, 21 October 2001

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  This Indenture made this twenty seventh Day of August in the year of our Lord Christ one thousand seven hundred and sixty one Between John Clement of the Parish of Raleigh in the County of Amelia of the one part and John Hughes of Cumberland County and the Parish of South ham of the other Party Witnesseth that the said John Clement for Divers Good causes and Considerations him thereto Moving but more especially for and in Consideration of the Sum of Thirty Pounds current Money of Virginia to him in hand paid by the said John Hughes the Receipt whereof he doth hereby acknowledge hath given Granted Bargaind Sold Aliened Released and Confirmed to the said John Hughes and to his Heirs and Assigns forever a Certain Tract or Parsel of Land Lying and being in the County aforesaid Containing thirty acres be the same more or less and bounded as follows, to wit, Begining at John Clements line thence along James Seays line to the Bent Creek thence up the Creek as it Meanders to a spring thence along a line of markt Trees on the upper side of the Creek Round the spring about forty yards including the spring to the Creek and up the Creek as it meanders to Jacob Seas line then along Jacob Seays line to John Clements old survey'd Line the along the old line to the begining And all Buildings Woods and underwoods standing growing upon the Premises and all ways Eadments Profits commodities and appurtenances Whatsoever thereunto belonging or in any wise appertaining and the Reversion and Reversions Remainder and Remainders thereof and all Right title use trust Interest property Claim and Demand of him the said John Clement of and in all and Singular the Premises with all and singular their Incedents and all Evidences Writing or Minuments for concerning the said Land and 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 John Hughes and to his Heirs & assigns forever from the said John Clement and his Heirs and Assigns forever the said Tract or Parcel of Land and all and singular the Premises herein before mentioned with all the appurtenances unto the said John Hughes his Heirs and assigns and to his & their only Proper use and uses against the Challenge Claim and Demand of all Persons whatsoever shall and will Warrant and forever by these Presents defend In Witness whereof the John Clement Hath hereunto set his hand and seal the day and year above Written
Signed Sealed and Delivered } John Clement{seal}
In Presence of }  

Memorandum that on the twenty seventh Day of August 1761 Peasable Possession of the within mentioned land and Premises was granted to the within named John Hughes by the within mentioned John Clement Covenanter of these Presents.
    John Clements {seal}

At a Court held for Amelia County the 27th Day of August 1764
This Indenture and the Memorandum endorsed were acknowledged by the within named John Clement Party thereto and ordered to be recorded and Frances the Wife of the said John personally apeared in Court and having been first Privily examined as the Law directs voluntarily relinquished her Right of Dower in the Lands and Premises conveyed by the said Indenture.
  Test T Griffin Peachy Cl Cur.

[Note: Amelia County, VA, Deed Book 5, pages 483-484 records that John CLEMENT purchased the land he conveyed in the above deed from Samuel and Barshebay MAJOR on 25 Nov 1756.]

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