Langill Deeds
Langill-Langille Deeds
Isaac Langill to Ann McDonald
December 11th, 1877

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Isaac Langill and wife to Ann McDonald, et al
registered at 3:00 p.m. on 11th December, 1877
on the oath of Donald McDonald

This indenture made the seventeenth day of November in the year of our Lord, one thousand, eight hundred and seventy-seven between Isaac Langill of Bigney Settlement, of River John, in the County of Pictou, farmer and Catherine his wife, of the one part and Ann McDonald, widow, and Elizabeth Jack, widow, and Ellen McDonald, spinster, all of Cape John in the said county of the other part.

Witnesseth that for and consideration of the sum of two hundred and fifty dollars of lawful money of Nova Scotia to them in hand paid by the said Ann McDonald, Elizabeth Jack and Ellen McDonald at or before the unsealing and delivery of these presents, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged. They, the said Isaac Langill and Catherine his wife, have and each of them hath granted, bargained, sold, aliened, remised, enfeoffed and confirmed and by these presents do and each of them doth grant, bargain, sell, alien, remise, release, enfeoff and confirm unto the said Ann McDonald, Elizabeth Jack and Ellen McDonald, their heirs and assigns all that certain lot or piece of land situate, lying and being at Bigney Settlement of River John in the County of Pictou aforesaid, bounded and described as follows.
Viz - on the north by lands of Howard Langill, on the east by the Back Meadows Road and on the south by lands of Robert Langill and on the west by lands of John McDonald containing one hundred and forty acres, more or less, being the lot of land now owned and occupied by the said Isaac Langill together with all and singular the houses, buildings, ways, watercourses, easements, privileges and appurtenances, to the said lot or parcel of land belonging or appertaining with the revision and revisions, remainder and remainders, rents, issues and profits thereof and all the estate right, title, interest, property claim and demand whatsoever at law and in equity which the said Isaac Langill and Catherine his wife, have or each of them hath in, to or upon the same as to dower or otherwise howsoever.

To have and to hold the said lot, piece or parcel of land above described with all and singular, the appurtenances unto them the said Ann McDonald, Elizabeth Jack and Ellen McDonald, to them and their heirs and assigns forever and the said Isaac Langill for himself and his heirs, executors and administrators do by these presents covenant, promise and agree to and with the said Ann McDonald, Elizabeth Jack and Ellen McDonald, their heirs and assigns in manner and form following. That is to say, that he the said Isaac Langill, shall and will pay or cause to be paid the said Ann McDonald, Elizabeth Jack, Ellen McDonald, their executors administrators and assigns, the full sum of two hundred and fifty dollars of lawful money aforesaid together with interest upon the said sum at the rate of seven percent per annum in manner following. That is to say, in one year from the date of these presents with interest at the rate aforesaid paid half yearly at the end of each and every half year and that after breach of the foregoing covenant, it shall be lawful for the said Ann McDonald, Elizabeth Jack and Ellen McDonald, their heirs, executors, administrators and assigns peaceably and quietly to enter into, hold and enjoy the said granted land and premises without hindrance or disturbance of, from or by any person or persons lawfully claiming the same or any part thereof provided always that if the said Isaac Langill, his heirs, executors or administrators do and shall well and truly pay or cause to be paid the said Ann McDonald, Elizabeth Jack and Ellen McDonald, their heirs, executors, administrators and assigns the said full principal sum of two hundred and fifty dollars in manner and form as the same are herein before covenanted to be paid and as the same are secured to be paid to the said Ann McDonald, Elizabeth Jack and Ellen McDonald by the certain promissory note of the said Isaac Langill made bearing even date herewith then these presents and every clause, matter and thing therein contained shall cease and become null and void.
In witness whereof the parties to these presents have hereunto their hands and seals subscribed and set the day and year first above written.

Signed, sealed and delivered in the presence of
S. H. Holmes Isaac Langill
Donald McDonald Catherine Langill
$250.00

Received on the day of the date of the foregoing mortgage from Ann McDonald, Elizabeth Jack and Ellen McDonald therein named the sum of two hundred and fifty dollars, being the full consideration.
Witness
S.J. Holmes Isaac Langill
Donald McDonald

Pictou S. S.
On this seventeenth day of November in the year of our Lord, one thousand, eight hundred and seventy-seven before me the subscriber personally appeared, Catherine Langill, wife of the within named Isaac Langill, who being by me examined apart from her said husband acknowledged and declared that she signed, sealed and executed the foregoing indenture of mortgage as her free act without any compulsion from her said husbanded, which I hereby certify.
Donald McDonald,
J.P.

Source:
LDS film #0581737, vol. 71, pg. 357
Transcribed by Lynda Minarzick
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