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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, pp. 258-261
Transcript by Marna L. Clemons, 9 October 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 and Martha his wife for and in Consideration of the Sum of Sixty pounds Current Money of Virginia to them in hand paid by the said James Mitchell the receipt whereof they do hereby acknowledge Have bargained Granted 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 thirty Six acres Lyng and being in Pittsylvania County on both sides of Potters Creek and Bounded as followeth To Witt Beginning at pointers in Beardings line thence along his line South Seventy Six Degrees East thirty six poles to a white oak north twelve degrees East forty eight Poles Crossing the Creek to a red oak thence New lines North Eighty degrees east nine Poles to a white oak thence South twenty five and a half degrees east one Hunderd and eight poles to a white oak thence South Sixty Seven degrees east two hundred poles Crossing the Creek to a white oak North thirty two degrees West forty eight Poles to a pine thence north thirteen degrees east thirty six poles Crossing two Branches to the Beginning with all Houses Orchards Gradens Meadows Pasture fencing woods underwoods Ways waters and Watercourses Together with all the estate Right Title Interest Possession Property Claim and Demand whatsoever of him the said James Clement and Martha his wife of in and to the Said Land and premisses or any part or parcel thereof and the Reversion and Reversions Remainder and Remainders of all and Singular the before mentioned Land and premises 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.rs or assigns forever free and Clear from all former or other Deeds Gifts Grants Bargais Sales Demand Right of Dowers or any other Incumbrance whatsoever and further the said James Clement and Martha his wife do for themselves their Heirs & c. Covenant Promise and agree to and with the said James Mitchell his Heirs & c. that the Right and Title of the said Land and premisses with their and every of their appurtenances against all Persons whatsoever will warrant and Defend unto the 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 Premises unto the said James Mitchell his heirs and assigns or he the said James Mitchellhis Heirs or Assigns Shall reasonably devise 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
Signd Sealed & delivered in Presence of } James Clement L.S.
James Dalton Jno. Henslee }  
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 unto the within Named James Mitchell according to the true Intent and meaning of the within written Deed
In Presence of } James Clement L.S.
James Dalton John Henslee    
John Fowler    

Received of James Mitchell the full and Just Sum of Sixty Pounds Currency in full of all Demand for the within mentioned Land & premises I say Rec.d
Test by me James Clement
James Dalton    
John Henslee    
John Fowler    

At a Court held for Pittsylvania County on the 29th Day of Augt. 1771
This Indenture together with the Memo. of Livery and Siezen and Receipt hereon indorsed was Acknowledged by the within named James Clement to be his Acts and Deed and Martha wife of the sd. James being privily Examined as the law directs Relinquishes her right of Dower in and to the within Granted Land and Premises and the same was Ordered to be Recorded By the Court
 
Test
Will Tunstall C


[Note: Pittsylvania County, VA, Deed Book 1, 1767-1770, pages 54-55 records that James CLEMENT had purchased the land he conveyed by this deed from Benjamin LANKFORD and Winifred his wife on 22 Sep 1767.]



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