Granville County, NC Deed - Jeremiah Reeves to Miles Wells

1765 Deed - Jeremiah Reeves to Wells

Deed - Jeremiah Reeves to Miles Wells

Granville County, North Carolina
Deed Book H, Page 3
15 Apr 1765


THIS INDENTURE made this fifteeneth day of April in the year of our Lord One thousand Seven hundred & Sixty five BETWEEN Jeremiah Reeves of Granville County & province of North Carolina planter of the one part & Mills (sic Miles) Wells of the said County & province of the other part WITNESSETH that the said Jeremiah Reaves (sic Reeves) for & in Consideration of the Sum of Sixty pounds proclamation money to him in hand paid before the Sealing & delivery of these presents the receipt whereof the said Jeremiah Reeves doth hereby acknowledge hath granted bargained & Sold Alien Enfeoffed Released & Confirmed & by these presents doth grant bargain & Sell Alien Enfeoff Release & Confirm unto the said Miles Wells his heirs & Assigns forever one Certain Tract or parcel of land Situate lying & being in the County of Granville aforesaid and on the branches of Fishing Creek BEGINING at a blk oak Runing S110po to a blk oak thence along Meades (?) line No 65 W 72 poles to a red Oak thence along his line So 25 Wt 80 poles to a Hicory thence along Frazers line W 300 poles to a red Oak, thence No 100 poles to a white Oak thence along Taylors line Et 70 poles to a white oak thence his line No 30 poles to a persimmon thence along Robert Dukes line Et 335 poles to the first STATION Containing by Estimated two hundred & Seventy Acres of Land with its Reversion & Reversions Remainder & Remainders Rents & Services thereof & also all the Estate Right Title property Claim & Demand whatsoever of him the said Jeremiah Reeves of in & to the said Land & Premises & of in & to every part & Parcel thereof TO HAVE & TO HOLD THE SAID Tract or parcel of Land & Premises with the appurtenances unto the said Miles Wells his heirs & assigns forever & the said Jeremiah Reaves (sic Reeves) for himself & his heirs doth Covenant & agree to & with Miles Wells that he the said Jeremiah Reeves the said Tract or parcel of Land & premises & the appurtenances unto the said Miles Wells his heirs & assigns forever will Warrant & forever defend by these presents IN WITNESS whereof the said Jeremiah Reeves hath hereunto Set his hand & Affixed his Seal the day & year first above Written.
                                                                              Jeremiah Reeves (Seal)
Signed Sealed & Delivered  }
In presence of                        }
Larkn Johnston                     }
Thomas (X) Morris              }     Granville County Sct May Court 1765
This Deed was duly proved by the Oath of Thomas Morris a Subscribing Witness thereto and on Motion it was Ordered to be Registered. Teste       Saml Benton CC

          Truly Registered
                                      Sml Benton P.R.


Granville County NC Deed Book H, Page 3, scanned originals online at Family Search

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