Deed Thomas Langill to Andrew Langill
Thomas Langill to Andrew Langill
May 1, 1871

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Thomas Langill & wife to Andrew Langill
Registered 11:00 a.m., 1st May, 1871
on the certificate of John Gollan, J.P.

This indenture, made the twenty-second day of April,
in the year of our Lord, one thousand, eight hundred and seventy-one
between Thomas Langill of Cape John in the County of Pictou, Yeoman, and Lucy, his wife,
of the one part and Andrew Langill of Cape John, in the County of Pictou,
aforesaid,Yeoman, of the other part.

Witnesseth that for and in consideration of the sum of
two hundred and forty dollars of lawful money of Nova Scotia
to them in hand paid by the said
Andrew Langill at or before the ensealing and delivery of these presents,
the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged,
they the said Thomas Langill and Lucy, his wife 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 him
the said Andrew Langill, his heirs and assigns,
all that certain lot, piece or parcel of land situate,
lying and being at Cape John in the County of Pictou
aforesaid, bounded and described as follows.

Viz - Beginning at the shore on the eastern side of the harbour of River John
at a stake and stones thence running north forty-nine degrees and
fifty-four minutes east (by magnet), along the northwestern boundary
line of
said Thomas Langill's lot nineteen chains to a fir bush on the top of
the bank on the western side of the Northumberland Strait,
thence along said Strait the several courses
of the same to the point of the Cape John aforesaid and
thence along the eastern side of the harbour of River John
the several courses of the same to place of beginning,
containing twenty acres, more or less, together with all and singular
the houses, outhouses, buildings, ways, watercourses, easements, privileges
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 which the said Thomas Langill or Lucy,
his wife, in right of Dower or otherwise ever had or may have 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 him the
Andrew Langill, heirs and assigns and to his and their only use, benefit
and behoof forever and the said Thomas Langill and Lucy, his wife, for
themselves, their heirs, executors and administrators do hereby
covenant, promise and agree to and with the said Andrew Langill, his heirs and
assigns in manner and form following that is to say that they the said
Thomas Langill and Lucy, his wife, have good right, lawful authority and
absolute power on themselves to grant, alien and convey the said tract or parcel
of land above described with all and singular the appurtenances in manner
and form as before granted and conveyed that he the said Andrew Langill and
his heirs and assigns, shall and may at all times hereafter peaceably and
quietly have, hold, occupy, possess and enjoy the tract of land with the
appurtenances and every part and parcel thereof without any manner of
let-trouble, eviction, hindrance or molestation whatsoever of or from
the said Thomas Langill and Lucy, his wife, or any person or persons
whatsoever lawfully claiming the same or any part thereof and also that the said
Thomas Langill, his heirs and assigns, the said lot of land and premises hereby
granted and conveyed to the said Andrew Langill, his heirs and assigns
against the lawful claims and demands of all and every person and
persons whosoever will warrant and forever defend by these presents.

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 McNaughton Thomas Langill
$240.00 Lucy
Langill

Thomas Langill and wife to Andrew Langill

Received on the day of the date of the foregoing Deed from the within
named Andrew Langill,
the sum of two hundred and forty dollars of lawful money
of Nova Scotia being the full consideration money in the said Deed
mentioned to be paid by him to me.
Witness
John McNaughton Thomas Langill
Pictou S.S.

On the twenty-second day of April A.D. 1871, before me the subscriber,
one of Her Majesty's Justices of the Peace for the County of Pictou,
personally came and appeared Lucy Langill,
the wife of the within named Thomas Langill
who being by me examined separate and apart from her said husband
acknowledged she did freely and without compulsion from her said husband
voluntarily sign, seal and as and for her act and deed, deliver the
foregoing Indenture for the purpose of thereby releasing unto the within
named Andrew Langill, his heirs and assigns all right, title, interest,
claim and demand which she how hath or hereafter may have in and to the
lands and premises thereby conveyed in right of Dower or otherwise.
John Gollan, J.P.

I do certify that Mr. John McNaughton, a subscribing witness to the
within Instrument came personally before me and made oath that he was present
at and witness to the execution of the same by parties whose names and
seals are thereto subscribed and affixed.
River John
July 20th, A.D.1871
John Gollan, J.P.

source:
LDS film #0579181, vol. 61, pg. 312
Transcribed by Lynda Minarzick
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