1854 Deed Langill
John Langill to David Langill
October 17, 1854

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John Langill, Lewis' son to David Langill, Lewis' son
Registered 17th October, 1854 at 1 o'clock p.m.
on the oath of Charles McLennan

This Indenture made at River John this thirty-first day of August in the year of our Lord, one thousand, eight hundred and fifty-four between John Langill, Lewis' son of River John, in the County of Pictou, Yeoman, of the one part and David Langill, Lewis' son of River John, in the county aforesaid, Yeoman, of the other part.

Witnesseth that the said John Langill, for and in consideration of the sum
of two hundred pounds currency of the province of Nova Scotia to him in hand paid at or before the sealing and delivery of these presents, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged. Hath granted, bargained, sold, remised, released, enfeoffed and confirmed and by these presents doth grant, bargain, sell, remise, release, enfeoff and confirm unto the said David Langill, his heirs and assigns forever, a certain lot or parcel of land situate, lying and being on the north side of the Main Road from River John to Tatamagouche in the settlement of River John and county of Pictou, aforesaid, abutted, bounded and described as follows.

Viz - Beginning on the north side of said Main Road from River John to Tatamagouche and on the east boundary line of Lewis Tattrey's farm lot running thence north on said boundary line forty-five chains to a hemlock tree, the north east angle of said farm lot on the rear line of the first division of lots on the Straits of Northumberland, thence east on said rear line seventeen chains and ninety links to a stake on the same, thence south forty-five chains to a stake on the north side of the Main Road aforesaid and thence west along the north side of the said Main Road, seventeen chains and ninety links to the place of beginning. Containing eighty acres, more or less, to have and to hold the said lot of land and premises with all the buildings and improvements thereon or thereunto belonging or in any way appertaining to him, the said David Langill, his heirs, executors, administrators and assigns to his and their only use, benefit and behoof forever. And the said John Langill doth hereby bind himself, his heirs, executors, administrators and assigns against the lawful claim of all and every person or persons to warrant and defend the same David Langill, his heirs, executors, administrators and assigns in the peaceful and quiet possession of the above conveyed premises forever.

In witness whereof the said John Langill, hath hereunto his name subscribe and seal affixed the day and year first above written.
Signed, sealed and delivered in the presence of
Alexander McKenzie John Langill
Charles McLennan

Received on the day of the date of the foregoing Deed the full consideration money mentioned.
Witness
Charles McLennan John Langill

source:
LDS film #0578982, vol.40, pg. 6
Transcribed by Lynda Minarzick
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