Langill Deed
Langill Deed
Thomas Langill to Walter B. Rae
May 3rd, 1853

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Deed
Thomas Langill and wife to Walter B. Rae
Registered on the third of May, 1853 at 11 o'clock a.m.
on the certificate of Alexander McKenzie, J.P.

This indenture, made the twenty-eighth day of April in the year of our Lord, one thousand, eight hundred and fifty-three between Thomas Langill of River John, in the County of Pictou, yeoman, and Lucy his wife, of the one part and Walter B. Rae of Dalhousie, in the County of Pictou, aforesaid, yeoman, of the other part.

Witnesseth that in consideration of the sum of sixty-seven pounds of lawful money of Nova Scotia to them in hand paid by the said Walter B. Rae at or before the execution of these presents, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, they, the said Thomas Langill and Lucy his wife, have and each of them hath, granted, bargained, sold, aliened, enfeoffed, conveyed and confirmed and by these presents do and each of them doth grant, bargain, sell, alien, enfeoff, convey and confirm unto the said Walter B. Rae, his heirs and assigns, all that certain lot or piece of land situate, lying and being on the west side of the River John in the County of Pictou aforesaid, abutted, bounded and described as follows.

Viz - beginning on the west side of said river at the south east angle of John P. Perin's farm lot and running thence west on said farm lot eighty chains to the east boundary line of James Lauder's lot, thence south on said Lauder's and Jacob Langill's lots six chains and twenty-five links to the north west angle of Matthew Langill's lot, thence east on said last mentioned lot eighty chains or to the west side of the River John aforesaid and thence northerly the several courses of the river downstream to the place of beginning, containing fifty acres, more or less, with all and singular the privileges and appurtenances to the said lot or piece of land 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 Thomas Langill and all the dower or right or titles of dower or other interest of her, the said Lucy his wife, in, to, out of or upon the same or any part and parcel thereof.

To have and to hold the said lot or piece of land and premises with all the appurtenances hereinbefore sold and conveyed or intended so to be and every part and parcel thereof onto him the said Walter B. Rae, his heirs and assigns to his and their only proper use, benefit and behoof forever. And the said Thomas Langill, for himself, his heirs, executors and administrators doth hereby covenant to warrant and defend the said lot of land and premises hereinbefore sold and conveyed and every part and parcel thereof together with the appurtenances unto him the said Walter B. Rae, his heirs and assigns against the lawful claims and demands of all and every person and persons whomsoever.

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

Signed, sealed and delivered in the presence of
John Gould
Thomas Langill
Andrew Langill
Lucy Langill

Received on the day of the date of the foregoing deed of indenture from the therein named Walter B. Rae, the sum of sixty-seven pounds of lawful money of Nova Scotia, being in full the consideration therein mentioned to be paid by him to me.

Witness
John Gould
Thomas Langill
Andrew Langill

Be it remembered that on the twenty-eight day of April in the year of our Lord, one thousand, eight hundred fifty-three, there personally appeared before me the subscriber, one of her Majesty's Justices of the Peace for the County of Pictou, Mrs. Lucy Langill, a party to the within Deed of Indenture and wife of Thomas Langill, who is also a party thereto, who being by me examined acknowledged that the said indenture 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 certify that Mr. John Gould, one of the subscribing witnesses to the foregoing deed of indenture came personally before me and made oath that he was present and witness to the executing of the same by the parties whose names and seals are hereto set.

River John
Alexander McKenzie, J.P.
28th April, 1853

Source: LDS film #0578981, vol. 37, pg. 447

Transcribed by Lynda Minarzick
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