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


 
Deed James PORTER to Philip MAJOR, 6 Dec 1770
Amelia County, VA, Deed Book 11, pp. 216-217
Transcript by Marna L. Clemons, 22 October 2001

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  This Indenture made the sixth day of December in the year ofour Lord one thousand Seven Hundred and Seventy Between James Porter and Mary Porter of the Parish of Raleigh in the County of Amelia of the one part and Philip Major of the Parish & county aforesaid of the other part Witneseth that for and in Consideration fo the sum of Thirty four Pounts Eight Shillings & Six pence Current Money of Virginia in hand paid by the said Philip Major at & before the Ensealing & Delivery of these Presents the Receipt whereof they hereby acknowledge hath granted Bargained Sold aleined & Confirmed and by these presents doth grant Bargain Sell alien & Confirm unto the said Philip Major & his Heirs one certain Tract or Parcel of Land Lying & being in the County of Amelia on the South Side of Stocks Creek containing by Estamation of Edward Munford Seventy six acres be the same more or less and is bounded as follows to wit, Begining at a Corner thence along Jonas Jordans line thence along William Ford line thence along William Butlers line thence up the said Creek to the corner at the Begining and all Houses Buildings Orchards profits Commodities hereditaments and appurtenances thereunto belonging to the said premises hereby granted or in any wise appertaining and their Reversion & Reversions Remainder & Remainders Rents Issues & profits thereof and all Deeds evidences & Writings Touching or in any wise concerning the same To have & to hold the lands hereby conveyed and all and Singular other the premises hereby bargain'd & sold of every part and parsel thereof with their & every of their appurtenances unto the said Philip Major his Heirs & assigns for ever and the said James Porter & Mary Porter for themselves and their Heirs Executors & Administrators doth Covenant & promise & Grant to and with the said Philip Major his Heirs & assigns by these presents that the said James Porter & Mary Porter now at the time of sealing and Delivery of these presents Seized of a good sure perfect & Indefeasible Estate of Inheritance in fee simple of and in the premises hereby Bargain'd & Sold & the said James Porter & Mary Porter and their heirs all and Singular the premises hereby bargain'd & sold with the appurtenances unto the said Philip Major his Heirs & assigns against them the said James Porter & Mary Porter and their heirs & all & every other person & persons whatsoever shall warrant and forever defend by these presents In Witness whereof we have hereunto Set our hands and Seals the day and Year above Written
Sealed & Delivered }
his          
In presence of }
James  X  Porter {seal}
John Ford Junr. }
mark         
Thomas Ellis  
her          
George Mageor  
Mary  X  Porter{seal}
James Jordan  
mark         

Memorandum Livery & Seizen was given by the within named James Porter & Mary Porter to the within Philip Major The Day & year within mentioned
Sealed & Delivered }
his          
In presence of }
James  X  Porter {seal}
John Ford Junr. }
mark         
Thomas Ellis  
her          
George Mageor  
Mary  X  Porter{seal}
James Jordan  
mark         

At a Court held for Amelia County the 28th Day of Feby 1771
This Indenture & the Memorandum endorsed were proved by the oaths of John Ford Junr. Thomas Ellis & Jonas Jordan Witnesses thereto and ordered to be Recorded
 
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    John Pride D C.



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