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

Deed William OWEN et al to Abraham PARRISH,
     dated 3 Sep 1796
Pittsylvania County, VA, Deed Book 10, 1794-1797, p. 441
Transcript by Marna L. Clemons, 28 November 2001

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  This Indenture made this third day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and ninety six and of the Commonwealth the twentyeth year Between William Owen and Eeady his wife, Adin Gray and John Pigg of Pittsylvania County of the one part and Abraham Parrish of the same County of the other part Witnesseth that for and in consideration of the sum of five hundred pound Current Money of Virginia to us in hand paid by the said Abram Parrish the receipt whereof we acknowledge ourselves fully and entirely satisfied, have therefore Granted, bargained Sold and confirmd unto the said Abram Parrish a certain tract or parcel of Land lying and being in the County aforesaid between big Bearskin Creek and Banister River containing by Estimation four hundred and three Acres and bounded as followeth, to wit, Begining at the Mouth of big Bearskin Creek runing up the said Creek as it meanders to a Chesnut on the bank of said Creek, thence with the Patant South Seventy five degrees west forty two poles to a red oak South twenty and a half degrees West Ninety seven poles crossing little Bearskin Creek to a red oak, thence South one hundred and fifty five poles to a Post oak Piggs former old line, thence South eighty two Degrees crossing a branch until we strike Jesse Robertsons corner Post oak, thence along Robertson's line to the Mill Pond, from thence a straight course to Banister river, thence down the said river as it meanders to the Mouth of big bearskin Creek to the begining To have and to hold the said tract or parcel of Land with it's appertainences, Improvements with all and singular whatever thereunto belongs unto the said Abram Parrish his heirs and assigns forever and we the said William Owen and Eady his wife, Adin Gray and John Pigg for our part do forever warrant and defend the above mentioned Land and Premises against all manner of Person or Persons whatsoever laying any Claim, right or title to any part or parcel thereof only unto the propper use and behoof of him the said Abram Parrish his heirs and assigns forever in Witness whereof we have hereunto set our hands and Seals the day and date above mentioned
Signed, Sealed and delivered } William  X  Owen L.S.
in presence of us }
Jesse Hodges, Pleasant Thacker } Edey Owen LS
Shadrack Corder, John Adkins } Adin Gray LS
    John Pigg LS

At a Court held for Pittsylvania County the 19th day of September 1796
The within Indenture was by the within named William and Edey his Wife, Adin Gray and John Pigg acknowledged to be their several and respective Acts and Deed, and the said Edey the Wife of the said William Owen (she being privily examined as the Law directs) came into Court and relinquished her right of Dower in and to the Land and Premises conveyed by the said Indenture all which were Ordered to be Recorded By the Court
Will Tunstall Cl.

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