Langill Mortgage
Langill Mortgage
George Langill to James Purves
June 17, 1853

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Mortgage
George Langill to James Purves
Registered on the seventeenth of June, 1853 at 12:00 noon
on the oath of William Purves

This indenture made the fourteenth day of November in the year of our Lord, one thousand, eight hundred and fifty-one in the County of Pictou, Miller, of the one part and James Purvis of Pictou in the County aforesaid, merchant, of the other part.

Witnesseth that the6 said George Langill, for and in consideration of the sum of sixty-five pounds of lawful money of Nova Scotia to him paid by the said James Purvis at or before the sealing and delivery of these presents, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged hath granted, bargained, sold, aliened, released, enfeoffed and confirmed and by these presents doth grant, bargain, sell, alien, enfeoff and confirm unto the said James Purvis, his heirs and assigns, all that track or parcel of land situate, lying and being in the settlement of River John, in the County of Pictou aforesaid, abutted, bounded and described as follows.

Beginning at a tree, east corner of lot belonging to Christopher Langill, thence running east eleven chains ninety-one links to a tree being west corner of land belonging to David Langill, Jr., thence running north seventy-seven chains twenty links to a tree being on line of land possessed by David Langill, Jr., thence running north forty-five degrees west sixteen chains sixty links to a tree, thence south along east line of land possessed by Christopher Langill, eighty-nine chains twenty links to place of beginning, containing one hundred acres, more or less, being all that lot of land conveyed to the said George Langill by his father David Langill of River John aforesaid, Miller, and his mother, Louisa Langill, by deed bearing date of the 10th day of June in the year of our Lord, one thousand, eight hundred and forty-four and now in the possession and occupation of the said George Langill, together with all and singular, the houses, barns, buildings, bays, waters, improvements, privileges and appurtenances thereunto belonging or in any wise appertaining and the revision and revisions, remainder and remainders, rents, issues and profits thereof and also all the estate, right, title, interest, property claim and demand of the said George Langill of, in, to, and from the same.

To have and to hold the said lot, track or parcel of land and premises with the appurtenances unto him the said James Purvis, his heirs and assigns forever.

Provided always and these presents are upon this express condition that if the said George Langill, his heirs, executors or administrators do and shell well and truly pay or cause to be paid to the said James Purvis, his executors, administrators or assigns, the just and full sum of sixty-five pounds of lawful money of Nova Scotia with lawful interest thereon in one year from the day of the date thereof being the same sum of money and interest as is mentioned in a certain promissory note made by the said George Langill, payable to the said James Purvis on order, and bearing even date herewith, then these presents shall be null and void, otherwise to remain in full force and virtue and the said George Langill doth hereby for himself, his heirs, executors and administrators covenant and agree with the said James Purvis, his heirs, executors, administrators and assigns that he, the said George Langill, seized of a good and sufficient estate in fee simple of and in the land and premises thereby conveyed or intended so to be and that he hath good right, full power and lawful authority to grant and convey the same in manner aforesaid and that he, the said George Langill and his heirs, the said track or parcel of land and premises with the appurtenances with him the said James Purvis, his heirs and assigns, against the lawful claims and demands of all persons whomsoever will warrant, maintain and forever defend.

In witness whereof, the said George Langill hath hereto his hand and seal subscribed and set the day and year first above written.

Signed, sealed and delivered in the presence of
Dan Dickson
George Langill Miller
William Purvis

Received on the day of the date of the within indenture from James Purvis therein named the sum of sixty-five pounds, of lawful money of Nova Scotia, being the consideration money therein mentioned to be paid by him to me.

Witness
Dan Dickson
George Langill Miller

Source: LDS film #0578981, vol. 38, pg.32

Transcribed by Lynda Minarzick
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