1854 Langill Deed
Langill-Langille - Deed
Alexander Langill to Lehart Langill
October 29th, 1854

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Deed
Alexander Langill, C's son, to Lehart Langill
Registered 29th October, 1854 at 1 o'clock p.m.
on the certificate of K. MacLean, J.P.

This Indenture made the twenty-eighth day of October, in the year of our Lord, one thousand, eight hundred and fifty-four between Alexander Langill, Christopher's son, of River John in the County of Pictou, Yeoman, of the one part and Lehart Langill of River John aforesaid in the County of Pictou aforesaid, Yeoman, of the other part.

Witnesseth that in consideration of the sum of fifty pounds of lawful money of Nova Scotia wherein in hand paid by the said Lehart Langill at or before the executing of these presents, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, he the said Alexander Langill, hath granted, bargained, sold, aliened, enfeoffed, released, conveyed and confirmed and by these presents doth grant, bargain, sell, alien, enfeoff, release, convey and confirm unto the said Lehart Langill, his heirs and assigns all that certain lot or piece of land situate, lying and being on the north west side of the Mountain Road in the County of Pictou aforesaid abutted, bounded and described as follows.

Vizt - Beginning on the south boundary line of a lot of land granted to John. G. Langill at a stake and stones the north west angle of the lot of land now belonging to George Bigney, Jr., and running thence south on said Bigney's lot thirteen chains to a stake and stones on the north west side of the Mountain Road aforesaid thence south westerly the courses of said road along the same twenty-three chains or till it comes to the south east angle of a certain saw mill lot belonging to Jacob Langill, thence north on said mill lot five chains and forty links to a hemlock tree cornered and standing on the north bank of the Mill Brook so called, thence south westerly along said bank the several courses thereof at the same height and level to a stake on the east boundary line of a lot of land now belonging to the said Lehart Langill, thence north on said boundary line seven chains and eight-five links to a hemlock tree cornered, thence east sixteen chains and forty-eight links to a stake at the south east angle of another lot of land belonging to George Bigney aforementioned, thence north on said lot eighteen chains and ten links to a stake on the south boundary line of a lot of land now belonging to Thomas Mitchell and thence east on said Mitchell's and other lands eighteen chains and fifteen links to the place of beginning.

Containing forty-seven acres, more or less, with all and singular the privileges and appurtenances and the reversions remainders, rents, issues and profits thereof and also all the estate, right, title, interest, property, claims and demands whatsoever both at law and in equity of him the said Alexander Langill in, to, out, of or upon the same or any part or parcel thereof, to have and to hold the said lot or piece of land and premises with the appurtenances unto him the said Lehart Langill, his heirs and assigns, his and their only proper use, benefit and behoof for ever. And the said Alexander Langill for himself, his heirs, executors and administrators doth hereby covenant with the said Lehart Langill, his heirs and assigns as follows. That is to say that at the time of the executing of these presents he, the said Alexander Langill, is lawfully seized of a indefeasible estate in Fee Simple of and in the said lot or piece of land and premises hereinbefore described and hereby sold and conveyed or intended so to be and also that he hath good right, full power and lawful authority to sell and convey the same in manner and form as they are herein and hereby sold and conveyed or intended so to be and also that he the said Alexander Langill and his heirs, the said lot or piece of land and premises with the appurtenances unto him the said Lehart Langill, his heirs and assigns against the lawful claims and demands of all and every person and persons whomsoever will warrant, maintain and for ever defend by these presents.

In witness whereof the said Alexander Langille hath hereunto set his hand and seal the day and year hereinbefore first written.
Signed, sealed and delivered in the presence of
Kenneth McLean Alexander x Langill (his mark)
John Gould

I do certify that Mr. John Gould, a subscribing witness to the within Instrument, came personally before me and made oath that he was present at and witness to the executing of the same by Alexander Langill whose name and seal are hereto set.

River John
28th October, 1854 K. MacLean, J.P.

source:
LDS film #0578982, vol.40, pg. 33
Transcribed by Lynda Minarzick
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