Langill Deed
Langill Deed
James & Elizabeth Brown to Daniel Langill
July 18th, 1871

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Deed
James & Elizabeth Brown to Daniel Langill
Registered 10:00 a.m., 18th July, 1871
on the certificate of S. Burns, J.P.

This indenture, made the twenty-fifth day of November, in the year of our Lord, one thousand, eight hundred and seventy between James Brown and Elizabeth Brown both of River John, of the one part and Daniel Langill of said River John, in the County of Pictou, of the other part.

Witnesseth that the said James Brown and Elizabeth Brown, for and in consideration of the sum of one hundred and eight dollars of lawful money of Nova Scotia to the said James and Elizabeth Brown on hand well and truly paid by the said Daniel Langill at or before the ensealing and delivery of these presents, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged 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 David Langill, his heirs and assigns, all that certain lot or piece of land situate, lying and being on the Mountain Road so called and in the settlement of River John.

Beginning at a stake on the northwest side of the Main Road and on the west side line of lands formerly owned by Ephraim Patriquin and running thence north four and one quarter degrees east, fifteen chains and five links to a stake, thence westerly to a stake eighteen chains and five links from the said Main Road and on Mark Langill's east line, thence south on said Mark Langill's east line to the before mentioned Road, thence north seventy-three and one quarter degrees east to the place of beginning nine chains and fourteen links containing thirteen acres and a half, more or less together with all and singular, the houses, outhouses, buildings, ways, watercourses, privileges, appendages and appurtenances to the said tract or parcel of land belonging or in any wise appertaining with the reversion and reversions, remainder and remainders, rents, issues and profits thereof and all the estate, right, title, interest, claim and demand whatsoever both at law and in equity of them the said James Brown and Elizabeth Brown out, of, in or to the same.

To have and to hold the said tract, piece and parcel of land above described together with all and singular, the appurtenances unto the said Daniel Langill, his heirs and assigns and to their only use, benefit and behoof forever and the said James and Elizabeth Brown for themselves, their heirs, executors and administrators do hereby covenant, promise and agree to and with the said Daniel Langill, his heirs and assigns in manner and form following that is to say that they, the said James and Elizabeth Brown have a good, sure, perfect and undefeasible estate of inheritance in fee simple in the said land and premises and hath good right, lawful authority and absolute power to grant, alien and convey the same with all and singular the appurtenances in manner and form as before granted and conveyed or mentioned or intended so to be and also that the said Daniel Langill and his heirs and assigns shall and may at all times hereafter peaceably and quietly have, hold, possess and enjoy the tract of land with the appurtenances and every part thereof without any manner of trouble, eviction, hindrance or molestation whatever of or from the said James Brown and Elizabeth Brown or any person or persons whatsoever lawfully claiming the same or any part thereof and also that the said James Brown and Elizabeth Brown and their heirs the said land and premises being part thereof unto the said Daniel Langill, his heirs, 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 seals subscribed and affixed the day and the year first hereinbefore written.

Signed, sealed and delivered in the presence of
John H. Burns
James Brown

Kenneth x Murray (his mark)
Elizabeth x Brown (her mark)

Received on the day of the date of the foregoing Indenture from the within named Daniel Langill, the sum of one hundred and eight dollars being the sum mentioned to be paid by him to us.

Witness
John H. Burns
James Brown

Kenneth x Murray (his mark)
Elizabeth x Brown (her mark)

I hereby certify that Mr. John H. Burns, a subscribing witness to the within Indenture, came personally before me and made oath that he was present at and witness to the signing, sealing and delivery of the same by the parties therein named.

River John, 11th December 1870
Stewart Burns, J.P.

source: FHL Film 0579181, vol. 61, pg. 520

Transcribed by Lynda Minarzick
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