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Descendants of James Lyle and Hannah Crawford

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Lyle Land Records

Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
from FHL film #1497886 containing Vol. 66-68 for 1842-44

Vol. 67, pp. 336
John Lyle
Moses Lake
This indenture made this 12th day of January in the year of Our Lord One thousand
eight hundred and forty two, Between John Lyle of the State of Indiana of the first
part, and Moses Lake of the Township of Elizabeth, County of Allegheny, State of
Pennsylvania of the other part, Whereas, (James Lyle, Father of said John Lyle) by
an Indenture bearing date, twentieth day of April, A. D. 1830. The said James Lyle
became in his lifetime lawfully seized in his demesnes as of fee, of, in a Messuage
and piece of Land of Fifty Seven Acres and Eleven perches with the appurtenances,
and being so thereof seized died intestate leaving issue Seven Children, to wit: ~
John, James, Charles, William, Samuel, Francis and Elizabeth; to whom the same by
Laws of Pennsylvania, relating to Intestate Estate did descend and come. Now this
Indenture, Witnesseth That the said John Lyle being a lawful heir for and in
consideration of the sum of , $120 , One Hundred and twenty to him in hand paid by
the said Moses Lake, at or before the sealing and delivery hereof, the receipt
Whereof he doth hereby acknowledge, and thereof acquit and forever discharge the
said Moses Lake his heirs, Executors and Administrators, by these presents, Have
granted, bargained, sold, released and confirmed, and by these presents, Do grant,
bargain sell, release and confirm unto the said Moses Lake and to his heirs and
assigns. All the equal undivided Seventh part of the premises above mentioned which
descended to him the said John Lyle (by the decease of said James Lyle) Bounded by
Land of And^w Boyd, the heirs of W^m Withrow, Alex. McClure and James Reynolds.
Together with all and singular the building and improvements ways, woods, water-
courses, rights, members, privileges, liberties privileges, hereditaments and
appurtenances whatsoever to the one equal undivided Seventh part, belonging or in
any wise appertaining and the reversions and remainders, rents, issues and profits
thereof, and also all the estate, right, title, interest claim and demand whatsoever
of him the said John Lyle. To have and to hold his equal undivided Seventh part of
the aforesaid Fifty Seven Acres of Land (more or less) hereditaments hereby granted
or mentioned or intended so to be with the appurtenances unto the said Moses Lake
his heirs and assigns, To the only proper use and behavf of the said Moses Lake his
heirs and assigns forever. And the said John Lyle shall and will warrant, guarantee
and forever defend the aforesaid granted premises from all person or persons
claiming or to claim by through or under him or his heirs. In Witness, Whereof the
said John Lyle hath here unto set his hand and Seal the day and year first above
John Lyle (seal)
Received the day of the date above written Indenture from the aforesaid Moses Lake
the sum of $120, One hundred and twenty dollars it being the full consideration
Money therein Mentioned as Witness my hand and seal.
John Lyle (seal)
State of Indiana     (SS.
Jefferson County  (    Before me Peter Jordan a Justice of the Peace within and for
said County, personally came John Lyle the foregoing grantor and acknowledged the
above Indenture to be his voluntary act and deed for the uses, purposes therein
contained.  In Witness Whereof I have herein unto set my hand and seal this 12 day
of January A. D. 1842.
Peter Jordan (seal)
State of Indiana  ( SS.
Jefferson County  ( 
        I John H. Taylor Clerk of the Circuit Court of said County, Do hereby
certify that Peter Jordan, Esq., before whom the within and foregoing Deed was
acknowledged and who has certified the same was at that time and still is an Acting
Justice of the Peace in and for said County, duly commissioned and qualified, and
that full faith and credit are due and ought to be given to all his Official Acts as
Such, and that the Signature attached to the Certificate, pertaining to his is
genuine. In testimony Whereof I have here unto set my hand and the Seal of said
Court at Madison this 19th day of January. A. D. 1842.
   ( Seal of the )   
  ( Circuit Court )   
  ( of the County )
   (of Jefferson )     
Jn^o H. Taylor, Clk.
                              ~ Recorded January 6th A. D. 1844 ~
transcribed by Jean Hoffman
[with any errors as they appear in the deed book]

© 2001 Jean M. Hoffman,

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