Langill Deed
George F. Langill to Hugh Cameron
April 30th, 1845

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George F.Langill and wife, to Hugh Cameron
Registered 30th April, 1845, 2 o'clock p.m. on the certificate of K. McLean, J.P.

This Indenture made this twenty-sixth day of September in the year of our Lord,
one thousand, eight hundred and forty, between
George Frederick Langill of River John, in the County of Pictou, Yeoman, and Nancy his wife, of the one part and
Hugh Cameron of River John aforesaid, in the County of Pictou, aforesaid, Tailor, of the other part.

Witnesseth that the said George F. Langill and Nancy, his wife, for and in consideration of the sum of eight pounds of lawful money of Nova Scotia to them in hand paid by the said Hugh Cameron 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 and confirmed and by these presents do and each of them doth grant, bargain, sell, alien, enfeoff, release and confirm unto the said Hugh Cameron, 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 stake and stones on the south boundary line of George Perin's farm lot and west side of the road leading to Pictou, running thence south three degrees and one quarter of a degree west along said road four chains to a stake and stones, thence north eighty-five degrees west five chains to a stake and stones, thence north three degrees and one quarter of a degree, east four chains to a stake and stones on the aforesaid boundary line of George Perin's farm lot aforementioned, and thence south eighty-five degrees east on said farm lot, five chains to the place of beginning. Containing two acres, more or less, with all and singular the buildings, improvements, hereditaments, privileges and appurtenances thereto belonging or in any wise appertaining and the reversion and reversions, remainder and remainders, year and other rents, issues and profits thereof, and also all the right, title, use, trust, interest, property, claim and demand whatsoever at Law and in Equity of him the said George F. Langill and all the Dower or thirds, or right or title to Dower or thirds of her, the said Nancy, 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 Hugh Cameron, his heirs and assigns to his and their only proper and absolute use, benefit and behoof forever. And the said George F. Langill for himself, his heirs, executors and administrators doth hereby covenant, promise and agree to and with the said Hugh Cameron, 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 George F. Langill 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 encumbrances 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 George F. Langill and his heirs, the said lot of land and premises above granted to he the said Hugh Cameron, 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 George F. Langill will warrant, maintain and forever defend by these presents.

In witness thereof the said George F. Langill and Nancy, his wife, have hereunder severally their names subscribed and seals affixed the day and year first above written

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

George F. X Langill (his mark)
Nancy X Langill (her mark)

Received on the day of the date of the foregoing Indenture from the therein named Hugh Cameron, the sum of eight pounds of lawful money of Nova Scotia, being in full the consideration therein mentioned to be paid by him to me.
Witness
John Gould
John McIntosh

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

K. McLean, J.P.

Pictou S.S.
Personally came and appeared before me, Kenneth McLean, one of Her Majesty's Justice of the Peace for the County of Pictou, the subscriber who saith upon oath that he was present at the delivery of the said Deed, and being one of the subscribing witnesses to the said Deed.

Sworn and signed in my presence this 22nd May 1844
K. McLean, J.P.

Source:
LDS film #0578977, vol. 30, pg. 311
Transcribed by Lynda Minarzick
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