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


 
Deed John PIGG to Henry COX, 22 Mar 1763
Amelia County, VA, Deed Book 8, 1762-1765, pp. 104-106
Transcript by Marna L. Clemons, 21 October 2001

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  This Indenture made this twenty second day of March in the year of our Lord Christ one thousand seven Hundred & sixty three Between John Pigg of the County of Amelia of the one part and Henry Cox of the County of Cumberland of the other part Witnesseth that the said John Pigg for and in consideration of the Sum of one hundred and twenty four Pounds Current Money of Virginia to him in hand paid by the said Henry Cox at or before the ensealing and delivery of these Presents the Receipt whereof he the said John Pigg doth hereby acknowledge and thereof and of every part and parcel thereof doth hereby acquit exonerate and discharge the said Henry Cox his Heirs Executors and Administrators forever by these Presetns Hath granted Bargain'd sold alien'd enfeoff'd realeased & comfirmed and by these Presents doth fully clearly and absolutely grant bargain, sell alien enfeoff release and confirm unto the said Henry Cox his Heirs & c forever one certain Tract or Parcel of Land seituate lying and being in the Parish of Raleigh and County of Amelia aforesaid containing by Estimation one Hundred acres be the same more or less and bounded as followeth begining at an Elm on the south side of appomattox River at William Clements corner thence up the said River as it meanders to two willow oaks thence up a line of mark'd trees to a corner white oak by the great bent Creek then to a maple by the Creek side thence across the said Creek and also across a small Level to a small branch, thence up the hill side to Calvin Fords old line, thence down the said Line to a Hiccory in the little bent Creek at William Clements corner thence along the said Clements line to the elm where it first began To have and to hold the said Land and all and singular other the Premises herein or hereby granted bargain'd and sold or mentioned or intended to be herein or hereby granted bargain'd and sold with their and every of their rights members and appurtenances whatsoever unto the said Henry Cox his Heirs and Assigns to the only proper use and behoof of the said Henry cox his Heirs and Assigns forever and the said John Pigg for himself and his Heirs the said Land Land and Premises against them and his Heirs and all and every other person and Persons whatsoever lawfully claiming the same to the said Henry Cox & his Heirs shall and will warrant and forever defend by these In Witness whereof the said John Pigg hath hereunto set his Hand and affixed his Seal the day and year first above
Sign'd Seal'd & deliver'd }  
In Presence of us } John Pigg {seal}
Richard Pringle }  
Wm. Clement Richd. Booker }  

Memorandum That on the twenty second day of March in the year of our Lord Christ seventeen hundred and sixty three Livery & Seizon of the within mentioned Land & Premises was acknowledged to be made from John Pigg the Feoffer unto Henry Cox the Feoffee.
In Presence of } John Pigg
Richard Pringle }  
Wm. Clement Richd. Booker }  

I do hereby acknowledge to have Receiv'd of Henry Cox the Sum of one hundred and twenty four Pounds Current Money it being the consideration money mentioned in the within Deed
In Presence of Richd. Pringle   John Pigg
Wm. Clement Richd. Booker    

At a Court held for Amelia County the 24th Day of March 1763
This Indenture and the Memorandum & Receipt endors'd were acknowledged by the within named John Pigg party thereto and ordered to be Recorded and Ann the Wife of the said John personally appeared in Court & having been first privily examined as the Law directs voluntarily relinquished her Right of dower in the Lands & Premises convey'd by this Indenture
 
Teste
T G Peachy Cl. Cur.

[Note: Amelia County, VA, Deed Book 1, pp. 420-421 records that John PIGG purchased the land he conveyed in the above deed from Paul PIGG on 17 Sep 1742.]



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