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

Deed Jonas LAWSON to Hezekiah PIGG, 17 Apr 1784
Pittsylvania County, VA, Deed Book 7, pp. 263-265
Transcript by Marna L. Clemons, 22 October 2001

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  This Indenture made this seventh day of april in the year of our lord one thousand seven hundred and eighty four and in the eight year of our commonwealth Between Jonas Lawson of Pittsylvania County and his wife Mary of the one part and Hezekiah Pigg of the said County of the other part Witnesseth that for and in consideration of one hundred and twenty pounds current Money of Virginia paid to the Jonas Lawson before the sealing and delivery of these presents the receipt whereof the said Jonas and Mary Lawson doth acknowledge themselves satisfied and paid and by these presents hath given granted bargained and sold alienated and confirmed unto the sd. Hezekiah Pigg his heirs and ass. forever one certain tract or parcel of land lying and being in Pittsylvania County in Virginia containing by estimation three hundred and ninety nine acres be there the same more or less lying on both sides of white oak creek and bounded as followeth, to wit, Begining on a white oak in Paynes line thence along his line N. eighty degrees west to pointers thence new lines to a corner black Jack thence to a white oak thence to a white Oak thence to a white Oak thence to a black Jack thence new lines to a red Oak sapplin at the read of charleses spring branch along the branch to the mouth from the mouth of Charleses spring branch to a corner white Oak on Stokeses lines thence to a corner red oak thence to the begining on Paynes line To have and to hold the above granted land and premises containing three hundred ninety nine acres more or less with all and singular its rights and jurisdiction with all the profits and commodities whatsoever unto belonging or in any wise appurtaining to the said tract or parcel of land to take posses and enjoy to his own proper right and behoof and the said Jonas Lawson & Mary Lawson do for himself his heirs and ass. unto the sd. Hezekiah Pigg his heirs and ass. and against all and every other person & persons whatsoever warrant and forever defend a good and lawfull right to the said Land and premises As Witness my hand and Seal this seventeenth Day of april 1784
Sealed & Deliver.d   Jonas Lawson L.S.
in presents of    
Wm Short David Hodges    
John Adams    

Memorandom that the within Land and premises was given and rece.d by the within Hezekiah Pigg As Witness my hand and seel this seventeenth day of april 1784
Wm Short David Hodges   Jonas Lawson L.S.
John Adams    

At a Court held for Pittsylvania County the 17th Day of May 1784
The within Indenture together with the memorandum of livery & Seizen thereon indorsed was acknowledged by the within named Jonas Lawson a party thereto to be his acts and Deed and the same was ordered to be recorded by the Court
    Will Tunstall Cl.

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