Indenture for Jabez Campbell
submitted by Larry Campbell, November 6, 2004
This Indenture made the eighth day of November in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty nine between Jabez Campbell of the town of Kortright, in the county of Delaware and state of New York of the first part, and William Campbell of the same place of the second part witnesseth that the said party of the first part for and in consideration of the sum of six hundred & sixty eight dollars and fifty cents lawful money of the United States of America to him in hand paid by the said party of the second part on or before the ensealing and delivery of these presents the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged hath granted bargained sold aliened surmised released conveyed and confirmed and by these presents doth grant bargain sell alien remise release convey and confirm unto the said party of the second part and to his heirs and assigns from all that certain lot, pieces or parcel of land situated in the said town of Kortright being the southeasterly part of lot number eighty five in the Goldsborough Patent bounded as follows. Beginning on the middle line at a leaning beach corner tree and runs thence along the marked lines S.82° 24 chains and 40 links to a stake 10 links Southwest from a beach tree cornered thence N.38º E30 chains and 70 links to a large basswood corner tree marked 188.8.131.52 thence N.32º & 25 chains to a forked ironwood corner tree and thence S.58º & 38 chains and 65 links to the place of beginning containing ninety five acres and a half acre of land more or less together with all and singular the tenements henditaments(?) and appurtenances as thereunto belonging or in anywise appertaining and the revision and revisions remainder and remainders rents issues and profits thereof and also all the estate rights title interest property possession claim and demand whatsoever a well in lieu(?) in equity of the said party of the first part of in or to the above described premises and every part and parcel there of with the appurtenances as to have and to hold all and singular the above mentioned and described premises together with the appurtenances unto the said party of the second part his heirs and assigns from and the said party of the first part for himself and his heirs the said premises in the quit and peaceable possession of the said party of the second part his heirs and assigns against the said party of the first part his heirs and against all and every person and persons whomsoever lawfully claming or to claim the same shall and will warrant and from defend. In witness whereof the said party of the first part hath hereunto set his hand and seal the day and year first above written.
Sealed and delivered in presence of
Peter P. Wright Jabez Campbell (SS) X his mark
State of New York
SS on this 12th day of November in the year 1849 Jabez Campbell whom I know to be the individuals described in and who executed the within conveyances personally came before me and acknowledged that he executed the same. Wm. Murray Jr. Justice of the peace. Recorded November 12th, 1849, 4 p.m.
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