Langill Deed
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James Langill et al to Alexander Langill
February 1st, 1859

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Deed
James Langill et al to Alexander Langill
Registered 11 a.m., February 1st, 1859
on the oath of James Langill

This indenture made the twenty-third day of April in the year of our Lord, one thousand, eight hundred and fifty-five between James Langill, Frederick Langill son and William Langill, Esquire, both of the River John in the County of Pictou, and Eunice, the wife of the aforesaid William Langill of the one part and Alexander Langill, Christopher Langill's son of the River John and the County of Pictou aforesaid, yeoman, of the other part.

Witnesseth that for and in consideration of the sum of forty pounds of lawful money of Nova Scotia to the said James Langill and William Langill and Eunice his wife by the said Alexander Langill in hand well and truly paid at or before the ensealing and delivery of these presents and the receipt whereof is hereby knowledge. Have and each of them hath granted, bargained, sold, aliened, enfeoffed, released and confirmed and by these presents do and each of them doth grant, bargain, sell, alien, enfeoff, release and confirm unto the said Alexander Langill, his heirs and assigns forever, a certain lot or parcel of land situate, lying and being on the west side of River John in the County of Pictou on the east side of the road leading up to the said river, bounded on the west by the said road, on the north by land belonging to Matthew Langill and on the east by the said river and on the south by a brook dividing the said lot from land formerly owned by Alexander Sutherland and at present in occupation of David Rogers, containing twelve acres, more or less, with all and singular the buildings and improvements, woods, ways, waters, watercourses, easements, hereditaments, privileges and appurtenances thereto belonging or in any wise appertaining and the revision and revisions, remainder and remainders, yearly and other rents, issues and profits thereof and also all the estate, right, title, interest, claimed, property and demands of them the said James Langill and William Langill both at law and equity and all the dower or right or title to dower or rights of her the said Eunice wife of the said William Langill into, of, or upon the said lot of land and premises above granted or any part thereof.

To have and to hold the said lot of land at all and singular other the premises hereby granted and conveyed or mentioned or intended so to be with their and every of their appurtenance unto him the said Alexander Langill, his heirs and assigns, to his and their only proper and absolute use, benefit and behoof forever. And the said James Langill and William Langille doth hereby for themselves and heirs, executors, administrators and assigns, covenant, promise and agree to and with the said Alexander Langill, his heirs, executors, administrators and assigns, in manner and form following. That is to say, that at the time of executing these presents, they the said James Langill and William Langill is and stands seized of an absolute estate in inheritance in fee simple of and in the said lot of land hereby granted and conveyed or intended so to be without any conditions or encumbrance whatsoever and that they have good right, full power and lawful authority to sell and conveyed the said lot of land in manner and form as the said is hereby sold and conveyed or mentioned or intended so to be, and also that the said James Langill and William Langill and their heirs, the said lot of land in premises above granted to the said Alexander Langill, his heirs and assigns against the lawful claims and demands of all and every person or persons whomsoever will warrant, maintain and forever defend these presents.

In witness whereof the parties hereto have to these presents their names subscribed and seals affixed the day and year first above written.

Signed, sealed and delivered in the presence of
K. MacLean
James X Langill [his mark]
James Langill
William Langill
Eunice Langill

Received on the day of the date of the foregoing deed of indenture from the herein named Alexander Langill, the sum of forty pounds of lawful money of Nova Scotia being in full the consideration money therein mentioned be paid by him to us.

Witness
K. MacLean
James X Langill [his mark]
William Langille

Be it remembered that on the twenty-third day of April in the year of our Lord, one thousand, eight hundred and fifty-five personally appeared before me the subscriber one of her Majesty's Justices of the Peace for the County of Pictou, Eunice Langill, also a party to the foregoing indenture and wife of William Langill, also a party thereto, who being by me examined separate from her said husband, acknowledged that the indenture was by her executed for the purpose therein set forth and contained and that freely and voluntarily of her own free will and accord and without any force or compulsion from her said husband.

K. MacLean, J.P.

Source: LDS film #0578985, vol. 45, pg. 468
Transcribed by Lynda Minarzick
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