Transcribed by Larry Campbell, May 27, 2005
Indenture of James Campbell and Henry Tenbrook
This indenture made the twenty fourth day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and
five between Henry Tenbrook of the City of New York merchant and Elizabeth his wife, of the first part and
James Campbell of Harpersfield county of Delaware and state of New York of the second part. Witnesseth that
the said party of the first part for and in consideration of the sum of three hundred & forty nine dollars
lawful money of the United States of America to them in hand paid at or before the ensealing and delivery of
these presents by the said party of the second part the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged and the said
party of the second part his heirs executors and administrators forever released and discharged from the same
by these presents hath granted bargained sold released conveyed and confirmed; and by these present do grant
bargain sell release convey and confirm unto the said party of the second part his heirs and assigns forever
all that certain lot piece or parcel of land situated in Harpersfield known and distinguished on the map thereof
by lot number one hundred sixty eight containing one hundred and twenty three acres be the same more or less.
Together with all and singular the privileges advantages hereditaments and appurtenances whatsoever unto the
said above mentioned and described premises in anywise appertaining or belonging and the reversion and reversions
remainder and remainders rents issues and profits thereof and also all the estate right title interest dorver?
and right of dover? property claim and demand whatsoever as well in law or in equity of the said partys of the
first part of in or to the same and every part and parcel thereof with the appurtenances unto the said
James Campbell to have and to hold the above granted bargained and described premises with the appurtenances
unto the said party of the second part his heirs and assigns to his and theironan? proper use and ??? forever.
And he said Henry Tenbrook and Elizabeth his wife for themselves their heirs executors and administrators do
covenant grant promise and agree to and with the said party of the second part his heirs and assigns that they
the said partys of the first part are at the time of sealing and delivery of these presents are lawfully secured?
in there own right of a good absolute and indefeasible estate of inheritance in fee simple of and in all and
singular the above granted bargained and described premises with appurtenances and have good right and lawful
authority to grant bargain sell and convey the same in manner and form as herein written and that the said party
of the second part his heirs and assigns shall and may at all times hereafter peaceably and quietly have hold
occupy and enjoy the above granted premises and every part thereof with the appurtenances without any let suit
trouble molestation eviction or disturbance of the said parties of the first part their heirs and assigns or any
other person or persons lawfully claiming or to claim the same and that the same now are free clear discharged
and unincumberd of and from all former and other grants titles charges estates judgments leases assessments and
enumbernances of what nature or herd? source. And also that the said parties of the first part and their heirs
and all and every other person or persons whomsoever lawful or equitably deriving any estate right or title or
interest of in or to the herein before granted premises by from under or in trust from them shall and will at
anytime or times hereafter upon the reasonable request and at the proper costs and charges in the law of the said
party of the second part his heirs and assigns make do and execute or cause or precise? to be made done and
executed all and every such further and other lawful and reasonable acts conveyances and assurances in the law
for the better and more effectually vesting and confirming the premises hereby intended to be granted in and to
the said party of the second part his heirs and assigns for ever as by the said party of the second part his
heirs and assigns or his or their counsel learned in law shall be reasonably devised advised or required and
the said parties of the first part for themselves and their heirs the above described and hereby granted and
released and every part thereof with appurtenances unto the said party of the second part his heirs and assigns
against the said parties of the first part their heirs and against all persons whomsoever lawfully claiming or
to claim the same shall and will warrant and by these present forever defend.
In witness whereof the said parties to these present have hereunto interchangeably set their hands and seals the
day and year first above written.
Henry Tenbrook SS
Sealed and delivered in the presence of
Jn? W /Tenbrook
State of New York SS. On this 24th day of Dec. 1805 personally came and appeared before me Henry Tenbrook and
Elizabeth his wife to me known to be the same persons named and described in the within instrument who have
executed the same who severally acknowledged that they did execute the same the said Elizabeth being by me
privately examined separately apart from her said husband confessed that she executed the same freely and
voluntarily without any fear or compulsion or her said husband ? having reviewed the same finding no particular
erasures or intertenanses? In the same dollars the same to be recorded.
William S. Bori?
Master in Chanery?