1860 Langill Deed
Langill-Langille - Deed
James Langill to John Langill
September 24, 1860

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Deed
James Langill and wife to John Langill
registered at 11 a.m. on the 24th September, 1860
on certificate of Alexander McKenzie, J.P.

This indenture made the ninth day of May and the year of our Lord , one thousand, eight hundred and fifty-seven, between James Langill, Lewis' son, of River John, in the County of Pictou, yeoman, and Sarah his wife, of the one part and John Langill, George's son, of Tatamagouche Road, in the County Colchester, farmer, of the other part.

Witnesseth that in consideration of the sum of eighty pounds of lawful money of Nova Scotia to him in hand paid by the said John Langill at before the execution of these presents, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, they the said James Langill and Sarah his wife, have and each of them hath granted, bargained, sold, aliened, enfeoffed, released, conveyed and confirmed and by these presents do and each of them doth grant, bargain, sell, alien, enfeoff, release and confirm unto the said John Langill, his heirs and assigns, all that certain lot or piece of land situate, lying and being on the south side of the road leading from River John to Tatamagouche, in the County of Pictou aforesaid, abutted, bounded and described as follows.

Vizt - beginning on the south side of said road at the east boundary line of David Tattrie's farm lot and running thence east along said road ten chains to a stake and stones, thence south fifty chains to the north line of Thomas Wilson's land, thence west ten chains to the south east angle of said farm lot and thence north on the same fifty chains to the place of beginning, containing fifty acres, more or less, with all and singular, the privileges and appurtenances to the same belonging or in any wise appertaining and revisions and remainders, rents, issues and profits thereof and also all the estate right, title, interest, property claim and demands whatsoever both at law and in equity of him the said James Langill and all dower or right or title to dower or other interest of her, the said Sarah his wife, 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 hereinbefore described and hereby sold and conveyed or intended so to be and every part and parcel thereof together with the appurtenances unto him the said John Langill, his heirs and assigns, to his and their only proper an absolute use, benefit and behoof forever. In as full free and ample a matter as he, the said James Langill might, or could have done, had this instrument never been executed by him and without any lawful let, suit, eviction or disturbance of or from the said James Langill or his heirs.

In witness whereof the said parties to these presents do hereunto set their hands and seals the day and year herein before first written.

Signed, sealed and delivered in the presence of
John McQuarry James Langill
Sarah Langill

Received on the day of the date of the foregoing instrument from John Langill, herein named, the sum of eighty pounds of lawful money of Nova Scotia, being full consideration therein mentioned to be paid by him to me.

Witness
John McQuarry James Langill

Be it remembered that on the ninth day of July in the year of our Lord, one thousand, eight hundred and fifty-seven, before me a subscriber, one of her Majesty's Justices of the Peace for the County of Pictou, personally appeared Mrs. Sarah Langill at party to the within instrument and wife of James Langill, Lewis' son, also a party thereto, who being by me examined acknowledged that the said instrument was by her executed for the purposes therein set forth and that freely and voluntarily, without force or compulsion on the part of her said husband.

Alexander McKenzie, J.P.

I do certified, that Mr. John McQuarry, one of the subscribing witnesses to the within instrument, came personally before me and made oath that he was present at and witness to the execution of the same by the parties whose names and seals are hereto set.
River John, ninth July, 1857
Sworn to before me
Alexander McKenzie, J.P. John McQuarry

Source:
LDS film #0578986, vol. 47, pg. 320
Transcribed by Lynda Minarzick
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