Langill-Langille - Deed
Robinson H. Langill to James Kitchin
March 4th, 1878

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Mortgage
Robinson H. Langill to James Kitchin
registered 2 p.m. on 4th March, 1878
on certificate of John Holmes, J.P.

This indenture, made the thirty-first day of October in the year of our Lord, one thousand, eight hundred and seventy-seven between Robinson H. Langill of River John, in the County of Pictou, Taylor, of the one part and James Kitchin of River John, in the County of Pictou aforesaid, Esquire, merchant, of the other part.

Witnesseth that for and in consideration of the sum of three hundred dollars of lawful money of Nova Scotia to him in hand paid by the said James Kitchin at or before the ensealing and delivery of these presents, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged. He, the said Robinson H. Langill hath granted, bargained, sold, aliened, remised, enfeoffed and confirmed and by these presents doth grant, bargain, sell, alien, remise, release, enfeoff and confirm unto the said James Kitchin, his heirs and assigns, all that certain lot or parcel of land situate, lying and being in the village of River John, in the County of Pictou aforesaid, abutted, bounded and described as follows.

Viz - Beginning on the east side of the Main Road through said village at the southwest angle of a lot of land now belonging to Daniel Forbes and running thence south one degree east, thirty-one feet to a stake, thence north eighty-nine degrees east thirty-eight feet to the western side of the River John, thence northerly the courses of the River downstream thirty-one feet to the southwestern angle of Daniel Forbes' lot aforementioned and thence south eighty-nine degrees west along said lot thirty-eight feet to the place of beginning, together with all and singular the houses, buildings, ways, watercourses, easements, privileges and appurtenances to the said lot or parcel of land belonging or appertaining with the revisions and revisions, remainder and remainders, rents, issues and profits thereof and all the estate right, title, interest, property claim and demand whatsoever at law and in equity which the said Robert H. Langill ever had or may have in, to, or upon the said lot or piece of land or any part thereof.

To have and to hold the said lot, piece or parcel of land above described with all and singular, the appurtenances unto the said James Kitchin, his heirs and assigns forever and the said Robinson H. Langill, for himself, his heirs, executors and administrators, doth by these presents covenant, promise and agree to and with the said James Kitchin, his heirs and assigns, in manner and form following. That is to say, that he, the said Robinson H. Langill, shall and will pay or cause to be paid the said James Kitchin, his executors, administrators and assigns, the full some of three hundred dollars of lawful money as aforesaid together with interest upon the said sum at the rate of seven percent per annum in manner following. That is to say the said sum of three hundred dollars with interest aforesaid, one year from the date of these presents provided always that if the said Robinson H. Langill, his heirs, executors or administrators do and shall well and truly pay or cause to be paid to the said James Kitchin, his heirs, executors, administrators or assigns the said full principal sum of three hundred dollars, in manner and form, as the same are herein before covenanted to be paid and as the same are decreed to be paid to the said James Kitchin by the certain promissory note of the said Robinson H. Langill made bearing even date herewith then these presents and every clause, matter and thing herein contained shall cease and become null and void.

In witness whereof the parties to these presents have hereunto their hands and seals subscribed and set the day and year first above written.

Signed, sealed and delivered in the presence of
John Gollan
Robinson H. Langill
$300.00

Received on the day of the date of the foregoing mortgage from James Kitchin therein named, the sum of three hundred dollars being the full consideration.
Witness

John Gollan
Robinson H. Langill
Pictou S. S. I do certified that John Gollan, a subscribed in witness to the foregoing indenture of mortgage, came personally before me and made oath that he was present at, and witness to, the execution of the same by Robinson H. Langill, the party thereto.

River John
March 2nd, 1878 John Holmes, J.P.
Source:
LDS film #0581737, vol. 72, pg. 611
Transcribed by Lynda Minarzick
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