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


 
Deed James CLEMENT to James MITCHELL, 1 Aug 1771
Pittsylvania County, VA, Deed Book 2, pages 275-277
Transcript by Marna L. Clemons, 7 September 2001

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This Indenture made this first day of August in the year of our Lord Christ one thousand Seven Hundred and Seventy one Between James Clements and Martha his wife of the County of Bedford of the one part and James Mitchell of the County of Pittsylvania of the other part. Witnesseth that the Said James Clements & Martha his wife for and in Consideration of the Sum of Forty Pounds Current Money of Virginia to them in hand paid by the Said James Mitchell the Receipt whereof they do hereby Acknowledge Have granted bargained Sold aliened Released and Confirmed and by these Presents do grant bargain Sell alien Release and Confirm unto the Said James Mitchell his heirs and assigns forever one Certain Tract or parcel of Land Containing one Hundred and Sixteen acres more or Less Lying and being in Pittsylvania County on Potters Creek and bounded as followeth To Wit Beginning at a white oak and pine in Benjamin Lankfords line thence New lines South forty Seven degrees East fifty six poles to a Gum South Seventeen degrees West one Hundred and Twelve Poles Crossing far Branch to a white oak in Robersons line thence along his lines South Eighty Six degrees West one Hundred and ten poles Crossing Potters Creek to a Shrub white Ok thence new lines north twenty eight degrees west one hundred and four poles to Spanish oak in Lankfords line thence along the Same North Eighty four degrees East one hundred and Sixty poles Crossing Potters Creek to the Beginning with all Houses Orchards Gardens meadows Pastures feeding Weeod underwoods ways Waters & Water Courses together with all the Estate Right Title Interst Possession Property Claim and Demand Whatsoever of him the said James Clement and Martha his wife of in and to the Said Land premisses or any part or parcel thereof and the Reversion and Reversions Remainder and Remainders of all and Singular the before mentioned land and Premisses With their and every of their appurtenances To have and to hold the Said Land and premisses with their and every of their appurtenances unto the said James Mitchell his heirs Executors Adm.s or assigns forever free and Clear from all former or other Deeds Gifts Grants bargains Sales Dowers Rights of Dowers or any other Incumbrance Whatsoever and further the said James Clement & Martha his wife do for themselves their Heirs & c. Covenant promise and agree to and with the Said James Mitchell his heirs & c. that they the Right and Title of the said Land and premises with their and every of their Appurtenances against all Persons Whatsoever will Warrant and Defend unto the Said James Mitchell his heirs and assigns forever and Lastly the said James Clement and Martha his wife do Promise and agree to and with the Said James Mitchell his heirs & c. that they Shall and will be ready at all Times hereafter to make any further Deed or Deeds Conveyance or Conveyances in the Law for the better Securing the Right and Title of the Said Land and Premisses unto the Said James Mitchell his heirs and assigns as he the Said James Mitchell his heirs or assigns Shall Reasonabley desire or Require In Witness whereof the Said James Clement and Martha his wife have hereunto Set their hands and Seals the Day and year first within Written

Signed Sealed & Delivered   James Clement L.S.
in Presence of    
James Daltan John Handler    
John Fowler    

Memorandum That Quiet and peacable possession of the within mentioned Land and Premisses was had and Taken by the within named James Clement and Martha his wife and by them Delivered to the within names James Mitchell according to the True Intent and meaning of the within Written Deed
In Presence of   James Clement L. S.
James Daltan    
Jno Handler John Fowler    

Aug.t 1st 1771
Received of James Mitchell the full and Just Sum of forty pounds Currencey in full of all Demands for the within mentined Land and Premisses I say

Received by me   James Clement
Test James Daltan    
Jno Handler John Fowler    

At a Court held for Pittsylvania County on the 29th Day of Aug.t 1771
This Indenture tegether with the Memorandum of Livery & Seizen and Reciept thereon indorsed was Ack.d by the within named Ja.s Clement to be his acts & Deed & Martha wife of the sd. James being privily Exam.d as the Law directs Relinquished her right of Dower in and to the within Granted Land and Premises & the same was Ordered to be Recorded by the Court

  Test Will Tunstall C.


[Note: Virginia Land Office Patents No. 38, 1768-1770, pages 682-683 records that James CLEMENT had acquired the land he conveyed in the above deed by patent dated 14 Jul 1769.]



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