1877 William Langill to Archibald Langill
Langill-Langille - Deed
William & Christopher Langil to Archibald Langill
December 26th, 1877

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William Langill, Christopher son, and wife to Archibald Langill
registered at 11:30 a.m. on 26th Dec. 1877
on the certificate of David Tattrie, J.P.

This indenture made this twenty-fifth day of December in the year of our Lord, one thousand, eight hundred and seventy-seven between William Langill, Christopher's son, of River John, in the County of Pictou, yeoman, and Lucy his wife, of the one part and Archibald Langill of River John, in the county aforesaid, farmer, of the other part.

Witnesseth that in consideration of the sum of fifty dollars of lawful money of the Dominion of Canada to them in hand well and truly paid by the said Archibald Langill at or before the ensealing and delivery of these presents, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged. They, the said William C. Langill and Lucy his wife, hath granted, bargained, sold, aliened, enfeoffed, released, remised, conveyed and confirmed and by these presents do and each of them doth grant, bargain, sell, alien, enfeoff, release, remise, convey and confirm unto the said Archibald Langill, his heirs and assigns all that certain piece or parcel of land situate, lying and being in Louisville settlement, River John, and is abutted, bounded and described as follows.

Viz - Beginning at a birch stake on the line between William Wilson and the aforesaid William C. Langill and thence running south to William Matheson's north line, thence east along said line to John Hansford's west line, thence north along said Hansford's west line to a poplar stake, thence west to the place of the beginning, containing twenty-three acres, more or less, together with all and singular the easements, tenements, hereditaments and appurtenances to the same belonging or in any wise appertaining with the revisions and revisions, remainder and remainders, rents, issues and profits thereof and all the estate right, title, interest, claim property and demand both at law and in equity of him the said William C. Langill and all the dower or thirds or right or title to dower of her the says Lucy his wife, of, in, to or out of the same or any part thereof unto the said Archibald Langill, his heirs and assigns to them and their sole use, benefit and behoof forever and the said William C. Langill and Lucy his wife, for themselves, their heirs, executors and administrators to hereby covenant, promise and agree to and with the said Archibald Langill, his heirs and assigns in manner following. That is to say, that it shall be lawful for the said Archibald Langill, his heirs and assigns from time to time and all times hereafter peaceably and quietly to enter into the said land and premises and to have hold, occupy, possess and enjoy the same without the lawful let, suit, hindrance, eviction, denial or disturbance from or by the said William C. Langill or any person or persons whomsoever lawfully claiming or to claim the same and also that the said William C. Langill is lawfully seized of a good, perfect and in defeasible estate of inheritance in fee simple in the said land and premises and good right, full power and lawful authority to sell and convey the same in manner and form as they are hereby sold and conveyed or mentioned or intended so to be. And lastly that the said William C. Langill, his heirs the said land and premises and every part thereof unto the said Archibald Langill, his heirs and assigns against the lawful claims of all persons whomsoever shall and will by these presents warrant and forever defend.

In witness whereof the parties to these presents have hereunto their hands and seal set affixed the day and year first above written. Signed, sealed and delivered in the presence of

Hugh Baillie
William x C. Langill [his mark]
Lucy x Langille [her mark]
Be it remembered that on this twenty-fifth day of December in the year of our Lord, one thousand, eight hundred and seventy-seven before me the subscriber personally came and appeared, Lucy Langill, the wife of William C. Langill, who having been by me examined separate and apart from her said husband declared that she did of her own free will and without any fear, threat or compulsion off, from or by her said husband, execute the within and foregoing indenture for the purposes therein mentioned and as a full release of all her right, title or claim to the within described land and premises in right of dower or otherwise. River John 25th December, 1877 David Tattrie, J.P. On this twenty-fifth day of December A.D. 1877, before me the subscriber personally came and appeared, Hugh Baillie the subscribing witness to the foregoing indenture, who having been by me duly sworn made oath and said that he saw the parties hereto signed, sealed and delivered the same in his presents
River John
25th December, 1877 David Tattrie, J.P.
Source: with the
LDS film #0581737, vol. 71, pg. 399
Transcribed by Lynda Minarzick
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