1860 Langill-Sillers Deed
Langill-Langille Deeds
James Sillers, Jr. to Joseph Langill
November 10th, 1860

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James Sillers, Jr., to Joseph Langill, James' son
registered 8 a.m., 10th November, 1860
on certificate of K. MacLean, J.P.

This indenture made the seventeenth day of November in the year of our Lord, one thousand, eight hundred and fifty-nine
between James Sillers, Jr., of River John, in the County of Pictou, yeoman,
of the one part and Joseph Langill, James' son of the same place, yeoman,
of the other part.
Witnesseth that in consideration of the sum of twenty-five pounds of lawful money of Nova Scotia to him in hand paid by the said Joseph Langill at or before the execution of these presents, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged. He, the said James Sillers hath granted, bargained, sold, aliened, enfeoffed, released, conveyed and confirmed and by these presents doth grant, bargain, sell, alien, enfeoff, release, convey and confirm unto the said Joseph Langill, his heirs and assigns, all that certain lot or piece of land situate, lying and being in the settlement of River John, in the County of Pictou aforesaid, abutted, bounded and described as follows.

Vizt - beginning on the south boundary line of a lot of land belonging to John Langill at a stake and stones the north west angle of a lot of land now belonging to the said Joseph Langill and running thence south on said last mentioned lot thirty-eight chains fifty links to the north boundary line of a lot of land granted to John Gould thence west along said line five chains and ninety-seven links to a hemlock tree thence north thirty-eight chains fifty links to a stake and stones on the south boundary line of John Langill's lot aforementioned and then east along the same five chains and ninety-seven links to the place of beginning, containing twenty-three acres, more or less, with all and singular the privileges and appurtenances thereunto belonging, or in any wise appertaining and the revisions and remainders, rents, issues and profits thereof and also all the estate right, title, interest, property claim and demands whatsoever both at law and in equity of him the said James Sillers in, to, out of or upon the same or any part or parcel thereof.

To have and to hold the said lot or piece of land and premises with the appurtenances, every part and parcel thereof unto him the said Joseph Langill, his heirs and assigns to his and their only proper use, benefit and behoof forever. And the said James Sillers, for himself, his heirs, executors and administrators doth hereby covenant with the said Joseph Langill, his heirs and assigns as follows. That is to say, that he, the said James Sillers and his heirs, the lot of land and premises hereinbefore described and hereby sold and conveyed together with the appurtenances and every part and parcel thereof, onto him the said Joseph Langill, his heirs and assigns against the lawful claims and demands of all and every person and persons whomsoever will warrant, maintain and forever defend these presents.

In witness whereof the parties to these presents have hereunto set their hands and seals the day and year hereinbefore first written.

Signed, sealed and delivered in the presence of
John Gould James Sillers, Jr.
John D. Gould

Received on the day of the date of the foregoing instrument from Joseph Langill herein named to the sum of twenty-five pounds of lawful money of Nova Scotia, being full consideration therein mentioned to be paid by him to me.
Witness
John Gould James Sillers, Jr.
John D. Gould

I do certified that Mr. John Gould, 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 the parties whose names and seals are hereto set.
River John, 11th November, 1859 K. MacLean, J.P.

Source:
LDS film #0578986, vol. 47, pg. 437
Transcribed by Lynda Minarzick
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