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

Deed Rowland BURKS to Adam CLEMENT, 25 Aug 1764
Bedford County, VA, Deed Book 2, 1761-1766, pp. 436-438
Transcript by Marna L. Clemons, 9 October 2001

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[Note: Parts of this deed are on pages where the writing along one side of the page is not visible because of binding. The lines in this transcript are as the lines appear in the document. Words are missing in many of the lines and those lines are noted with brackets.]

This Indenture Made this the 25th [ ]
in the year of our Lord Christ one Thousand [ ]
hundred and sixty four Between Roland [ ]
Burks and sarah his wife of Bedford County [ ]
one part and Adam Clement of Hallifax [ ]
of the other part Witnesseth that the said Rowland [ ]
Burks for and in consideration of the sum of [ ]
Current money of Virginia for the use of [ ]
to the said Adam Clement to him in hand [ ]
the said Adam Clement the Receipt whereof [ ]
hereby Acknowledge Hath Given Granted [ ]
sold Aliened Enfeetted and Confirmed [ ]
Presents doth give Grant Bargain Sell [ ]
and Confirm unto the said Adam Clement [ ]
his Heirs and Assigns forever one Certain [ ]
or Parcel of Land Lying and being on [ ]
Ivy Creek in the County of Bedford Containing two hun
dred Acres and is Bounded as followeth , to witt, Beginning
at John Mackeneys Corner pointers on Richard Woodwards
line thence on Woodward North forty five Degrees west
Ninety two poles to Pointers then South sixty five Degrees
and one Hundred and Eighty Eight poles to a Red Oak
then South forty two Degrees west one Hundred & thirty
poles to a Corner then south thirty Degrees east eighty seven
poles to pointers then New Lines North fifty five Degrees
east three Hundred & thirty seven poles to the first Station
Together with all houses Orchards Gardens Fences waters
and water Cources Woods and Underwoods Profits
Commodities Advantages and to all other Appurtenances
whatsoever to the same Belonging or in any wise Apper
taining To have and to hold the aforesaid
Tract or Parcel Together with the afore Recited premises
and every part and percel with their and every of their
Appurtenances unto the said Adam Clement and his
Heirs and Assigns forever and the said Roland Horsley
Burks and Sarah his wife their Heirs Executors &
Administrators doth Covenant and agree to and with
the said Adam Clement his Heirs and Assigns that
the said Rowland Horsley Burks and Sarah his wife
their Heris & c. the above mentioned Land and Premises
with their and every of their Appurtenances to the said
Adam Clement his Heirs and Assigns against him
the said Rowland Horsley burks his Heirs Executors
and Administrators and against all other persons
whatsoever shall and will Warrant and forever by these
presents Defend in Witness whereof the said Roland Horsley
Burks and Sarah his wife hath hereunto set their hands
and affixed their seals the Day and year above Written
Signed Sealed and } Rowland Horsley [ ]
Delivered in presents } Sarah Burks
of us }         his  
Test Benja. Clement Abram A. Cha[ ]  
Richard Stith

Memorandom that on the 25th [ ]
August one Thousand seven Hundred [ ]
four Quiet and peaceable Possession and [ ]
the Lands and Tenements within Mentioned [ ]
was had and taken by the within Named [ ]
Horsely Burks and by him was Delivered [ ]
within Named Adam Clement according [ ]
the form and Effect of the within Written Deed [ ]
in the } Rowland Horsley Burks
presents of us }            his Sarah Berk
Test Benja. Clement Abraham A. Cha[ ]  
Richard Stith

August 25th 1764 Then Received of the within [ ]
Adam Clement the sum of forty Pounds [ ]
Money it being the full Consideration Money [ ]
Deed mentioned Recd. by me Roland Horsley Burks

At a Court held for Bedford County August [ ]
This Indenture and Memorandum of Livery [ ]
and Receipt hereon indorsed were Acknowledged [ ]
by Rowland Horsley Burks and sarah his wife [ ]
first privilly Examined According to Law [ ]
to be Recorded Teste Ben Howard CBC

Marna L. Clemons

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