Langille Deed
William Langill to Christopher Langill
March 31, 1845

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William Langill to Christopher Langill.
Registered 31st March, 1845, at 8 o'clock p.m.
on the certificate of Alexander McKenzie, J.P.

This Indenture made this thirteenth day of March in the year of our Lord
one thousand and eight hundred and forty.
Between William Langill, Christopher's son, of River John
in the County of Pictou,Yeoman, of the one part, and
Christopher Langill Senior of River John aforesaid, in the County of Pictou,
aforesaid,Yeoman, of the other part.
Witnesseth, that the said William Langill for and in consideration of the sum of
one hundred and fifty pounds of lawful money of the Province of Nova Scotia
to him in hand, paid by the said Christopher Langill, at or before the
execution of these presents,the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged.

Have granted, bargained, sold, aliened, enfeoffed, released and
confirmed, and by these presents doth grant, bargain, sell, alien,
enfeoff, release and confirm unto the said Christopher Langill, his
Heirs and Assigns,all that certain lot of land situate,lying and being
in the settlement of River John in the County of Pictou
aforesaid,abutted,bounded and described as follows,viz :

Beginning at a small Hemlock Tree at the South West angle of a Lot of Land
belonging to Thomas Langill of River John aforesaid and running from thence
West Eighty chains to a Spruce Tree on the East boundary line
of the Dean and Chapter Lands, thence North along said boundary line
Eighteen chains and twenty five links to a Spruce Tree cornered,
thence East Eighty chains to a Stake and Stones on the West
boundary line of Thomas Langill's lot, aforementioned and thence South
along said West boundary line Eighteen chains and Twenty five links to
the place of the beginning.

Containing one hundred and forty six acres, more or less, with all and
Singular,the Houses, Buildings, Woods, Ways, Watercourses, Improvements,
Hereditaments, Privileges and Appurtenances thereto belonging or in
anywise appertaining, and the reversion and reversions, remainder and
remainders. Yearly and other rents, issues and profits thereof, and
also all the Estate, right, title, interest, claim, use, trust, use,
property and demand whatsoever both at Law and in Equity of him, the
said William Langill in, to, out 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 and all and Singular
the premises hereby granted and conveyed or mentioned or intended so to
be with their and every of their Appurtenances unto him the said
Christopher Langill, his Heirs and Assigns, and their only proper and
absolute use benefit and behoof forever.
And the said William Langill for himself his Heirs, Executors, and
Administrators Doth hereby covenant promise and agree to and with the
said Christopher Langill,his Heirs, Executors, Administrators and Assigns,
that he, the said William Langill and his Heirs the said Lot of Land
and premises above granted to the said Christopher Langill,
his Heirs, and Assigns, against the claims and demands of all and
every person and persons whomsoever Lawfully claiming or to claim in by
or under him the said William Langill, will warrant and forever Defend by these Presents.

In witness whereof the said William Langill Hath hereunto his name
subscribed and seal affixed the day and year first above written

William C. Langill
Liquid Sealed and delivered in presence of
John Gould
George S. Langill

Received on the day of the date of the foregoing Indenture from the
therein named Christopher Langill the sum of one hundred and fifty
pounds of lawful money of Nova Scotia being in full the consideration
therein mentioned to be paid by him to me.

William C. Langill

John Gould

George S. Langill

I hereby certify that on this twenty ninth day of March, A.D. 1845,
personally appeared before me the Subscriber George S. Langill one of
the subscribing witnesses to of the foregoing Deed, who made Oath that
the said Deed was duly executed in his presence by William C. Langill
the party thereto.

Alexander McKenzie J.P.

Source: FHL film # 578977, vol. 29, page 735
Transcribed by Bob Langill
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