Langill Deed 1845
Lewis Langill to Alexander Langill
March 31, 1845

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

This Indenture made the twenty-third day of March, in the year of our Lord,
one thousand, eight hundred and forty-two between
Lewis Langill, Senior, of River John, in the County of Pictou, yeoman, of the one part and
Alexander Langill of River John aforesaid, in the County of Pictou aforesaid, farmer and son of the said Lewis Langill, of the other part.

Witnesseth that the said Lewis Langill, Senior, for and in consideration of the sum of fifty pounds of good and lawful money of Nova Scotia to him in hand paid by the said Alexander Langill at or before the execution of these presents the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged. Hath granted, bargained, sold, aliened, enfeoffed, released and confirmed and by these presents doth grant, bargain, sell, alien, enfeoff, release and confirm unto the said Alexander Langill, his heirs and assigns, all that certain lot of land situate lying and being on the south side of the road leading from River John to Tatamagouche in the County of Pictou aforesaid, abutted, bounded and described as follows.

Beginning on the south side of said Main Road from River John to Tatamagouche at a stake, the north west angle of a lot of land belonging to William Langill, son of the said Lewis Langill, running from thence south on said William Langill's lot fifty chains to a small spruce tree on the north boundary line of a lot of land belonging to Thomas Wilson, thence west on said north boundary line eight chains and thirty-eight links to a small fir tree on said north boundary line at the south east angle of a lot of land belonging to James Langill, (son of the said Lewis Langill), thence north on said James Langill's lot fifty chains to a stake on the south side of the Main Road aforesaid, and thence east along the said south side of said road eight chains and thirty-eight links to the place of beginning, containing forty-two acres more or less, together with all and singular, the houses, buildings, woods, ways, waters, watercourses, improvements, hereditaments, privileges and appurtenances thereto belonging or in any wise appertaining and the revision and reversions, remainder and remainders, yearly and other rents, issues and profits thereof and also all the estate, right, title, use, trust, interest, property claim and demand whatsoever both at Law and in Equity of him the said Lewis Langill, Senior, in, to, out, of or upon the said lot of land and premises above granted and conveyed or any part thereof.

To have and to hold the said lot and all and singular other the premises hereby granted and conveyed or mentioned or intended so to be with their and every of their appurtenances 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 Lewis Langill, Senior, for himself, his heirs, executors and administrators doth hereby 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 he the said Lewis Langill, Senior, is and stands seized of an absolute Estate of Inheritance in Fee Simple of, and in the said lot of land hereby granted and conveyed or intended so to be without any condition or encumbrance whatsoever and that he hath good right, full power and lawful authority to sell and convey the said lot of land and premises in manner and form as the same are herein and hereby sold and conveyed or mentioned or intended so to be and also that he the said Lewis Langill, Senior and his heirs and said lot of land and premises above granted to the said Alexander 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 and under him, the said Lewis Langill, Senior, will warrant, maintain and for ever defend by these presents.

In witness whereof the said Lewis Langill, Senior, hath hereunder his name subscribed and seal affixed the day and year first above written.

Signed, sealed and delivered in the presence of:
John Gould
Alexander McKenzie

Lewis X Langill
his mark
Margaret Langill
her mark

Received on the day of the date of the foregoing Indenture from the herein named Alexander Langill, (my son), the sum of fifty pounds of lawful money of Nova Scotia being in full the consideration therein mentioned to be paid by him to me.
Witness
John Gould

Lewis X Langill, Senior
his mark

I hereby certify that the foregoing Dead was duly executed in my presence by Lewis Langill and Margaret Langill, the parties thereto, who acknowledged the same to be executed by them for the purposes therein contained. March 29th, 1845

Alexander McKenzie

Source:
LDS film #0578977, vol. 29, pg. 741
Rranscribed by Lynda Minarzick
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