Langill Deed 1845
John G. Langill to Isaac Langill
April 5th, 1845

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John G. Langill, and wife, to Isaac Langill
Registered 5th April, 1845, 3 o'clock p.m. on the certificate of K. McLean

This Indenture made this eleventh day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand, eight hundred and forty-four between John George Langill of River John in the County of Pictou, yeoman, and Catherine, his wife, of the one part and Isaac Langill of River John aforesaid, in the county of Pictou aforesaid, yeoman, of the other part.

Witnesseth that the said John G. Langill and Catherine, his wife, for and in consideration of the sum of one hundred pounds of lawful money of Nova Scotia to them in hand paid by the said Isaac Langill at or before the execution of these presents the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged. Have and each of them hath granted, bargained, sold, aliened, enfeoffed, released, conveyed and confirmed and by these presents do each of them doth grant, bargain, sell, alien, enfeoff, release, convey and confirm unto the said Isaac Langill, his heirs and assigns all that certain lot of land situate lying and being on the southern side of the Harbour of River John, in the County of Pictou aforesaid, abutted, bounded and described as follows.

Viz., Beginning on the southern side of the Harbour of River John aforesaid, at a stake and stones the north east angle of a lot of land belonging to Abraham Langill, running from thence easterly the courses of the shore of said Harbour eight chains and ninety-five links measured at right angles to the side lines, to a stake and stones on the said shore, thence south thirty-one chains and seventy-five links to a stake and stones, thence west one chain to a stake and stones, thence south one chain and fifty links to a stake and stones on the northern side of the Land Marsh Road, thence east one chain along said road to a stake and stones, thence south seventy-two chains to a stake and stones on the north boundary line of a lot of land belonging to George Joudry, Senior, thence west on said boundary line eight chains and ninety-five links to a stake at the south east angle of Abraham Langill's lot aforesaid, and thence north along said lot one hundred and six chains to the place of beginning, ninety-four acres more or less, with all and singular the houses, buildings, woods, ways, water, watercourses, improvements, hereditaments, privileges and appurtenances thereto belonging or in any wise appertaining and the reversion and reversions, remainder and remainders yearly and other rents, issues and profits thereof, and also all the Estate, right, title, use, trust, interest, property claims and demand whatsoever both at Law and in Equity of him the said John G. Langill, and all the Dower or right or title to Dower of her the said Catherine, his wife, 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 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 Isaac Langill, his heirs and assigns to his and their only proper and absolute use, benefit and behoof forever and the said John G. Langill, for himself, his heirs, executors and administrators, doth hereby covenant, promise and agree to and with the said Isaac 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 John G. Langill, is and stands seized of an absolute Estate of Inheritance in Fee Simple of and in the said lot of land and premises 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 John G. Langill and his heirs, the said lot of land and premises above granted to the said Isaac 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 John G. Langill will warrant, maintained and forever defend by these presents.

In witness whereof the said John G. Langill and Catherine, his wife, have hereunto severally their names subscribed and seals affixed the day first above written.

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

John George X Langill
his mark
Catherine X Langill
her mark

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

Witness
Alexander McKenzie

John George X Langill
his mark

Be it remembered that on this eleventh day of July in the year of our Lord, one thousand, eight hundred and forty-four, personally appeared before me the subscriber, one of Her Majesty's Justices of the Peace for the County of Pictou, Mrs. Catherine Langill, a party to the foregoing Indenture and wife of John G. Langill also a party thereto who being by me examined separate and apart from her said husband acknowledged that the said Indenture was by her executed for the purposes therein mentioned and that freely and voluntarily without force or compulsion on the part of her said husband.

Alexander McKenzie, J.P.

County of Pictou S.S. personally came and appeared before me, Kenneth McLean one of Her Majesty's Justices of the Peace for the county of Pictou, the subscriber Alexander McKenzie, one of the subscribing witness to this Indenture who saith upon oath that he was present at the delivery and execution of this Deed.

Sworn to at my office this 11th day of July, 1844 K. McLean, J.P.

Alexander McKenzie

Source:
LDS film #0578977, vol. 30, pg. 57
Transcribed by Linda Minarzick
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