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Archives of Maryland, Early holdings p. 78,79, 1674

John Helme in court unto Henry Aspenall.

This made this tenth day of Dec.? in ye year of our Lord one thousand six hundred and seventy four.  B... John Helme of Charles County in ye province of Maryland planter of ye one part and Henry Aspenall of ye ..County of the other part.  Henceforth, that ye .. John Helme for Drawn of ye value equality of six ? thousand five hundred pounds of tobacco in casks to him in hand paid by ye Henry Aspenall, ye receipt? of ye said John Helme hath hereby achnowlege ... of every part ... ye .. Henry Aspenall his heirs given granted eliened, bargained, ... , and confirmed unto him ye .. Henry Aspenall Lying on ye north side of Pescataway River on ye south side of Cingamuxon Creeke, Beginning at a bounded oake ye bound tree of ye land formerly laid out for John Hatch and running East up ye said creek ye length of an hyndred and fifty perches to a bounded oake... ye line of ye land formrerly laid out for Thomas Allison in ye of Edward ... bounding on ye East by a line drawn South from ye .. Oake one hundred fifty to a bounded .... ye land formerly laid out for i drawing ... now in ye possession of John Cain on ye South by a line drawn West from ye ... of ye former line to ye land of John Hatch aforesaid on ye West with ye ... land on ye North with ye said Creeke and ye first East line conteyning and now laid out for One Hundred and fifty acres more or less with all and singular ye houses, buildings, pastures, feedings, wayes, woods, underwoods, pfitts, comodities, and appurtenances the same premises or any part or parcel thereof belonging or in any manor of way apperteyninge.  To have and to hold the aforesaid Land and all and singular the premisses before bargained promises unto him ye ..Henry Aspenall his heirs and assigns forever.  And ye John Helme for myself, my heires execut and admin.  I do hereby covenant and grant .. with ye.. Henry Aspenall his heires, and assignes that I John Helme my heirs exec and admin ye said parcel of land ... other ye before bargained promises unto him ye.. Henry Aspenall heirs and assigns against all persons whatsoever shall will warrant forever hereafter and further that ye John Helme his heirs and assigns shall will from him to .... all time of hereafter ... ye of ... years at ... request and at ye proper ... of him ..Henry Aspenall in ye Land his heirs and assigns make ... .... all power .. further .... thing or things  or afterwards whatever requisih in ye promises for ye

Signed sealed and delivered in per... of

Bonnoff Marshagay
Richard E ... hen

Sealed John Helme



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