Deed Book I, p32
1 Mar 1790
James Reeves and Jonathan Reeves and Jane Jones of the County of Prince William and State of Virginia of the one part, and Thomas Martin of the same County and State of the other part Witnesseth that the said James Reeves Jonathan Reeves and Jane Jones for and in consideration of the sum of Two hundred pounds current money of Virginia to them in hand paid by the said Thomas Martin at or before the ensealing and delivery of the presents the receipt of which the said James Reeve and Jonathan Reeve and Jane Jones do hereby Acknowledge and do forever acquit the said Thomas Martin his heirs Executors and Administrators from the payment of the same them the said James Reeves and Jonathan Reeves and Jane Jones have Granted Bargained and sold aliened and confirmed and by these presents do Grant Bargain Sell alien and Confirm unto the said Thomas Martin and his heirs four hundred and Twenty five Acres of land be the same mor or less lying situate and being in the County of Shanandoah and State aforesaid and bounded as follows Beginning at a white oak in Philip Crumes line and by Binghams line thence with the said Crumes line S38 W one hundred and Twenty poles to a Black Walnut and a hickory Corner to John Calfee then with his lines Noo 18 Wst Sity poles to his corner to two white oaks and a red oak thence S 80 W two hundred poles to a locust and a red oak corner to Reubin Paget then with his line S0 66W one hundred poles to a white oak then N 25 W two hundred and fifty poles to Binghams line then with the said Binghams lines N85 Et two hundred and Twenty six poles then S65 E two hundred and Eighty two poles to the Beginning Containing four hundred and twenty five acres of land be the same more or less the said tract of land hereby contained containing four hundred and twenty five acres Together with all and singular the houses buildings orchards ways waters water courses rents issues and profits hereditaments and appurtenances whatsoever to the said premises hereby conveyed belonging or Appertaining and the reversion an reversions remainder and remainders and also all the estate right title interest use claim Dower right or title of Dower of the said James Reeves and Jonathan Reeves and Jane Jones of in and to the said premises and all deeds evidences and writings touching or concerning the same To have and to hold the said lands hereby conveyed and all and singular the premises aforesaid unto the said Thomas Martin his heirs and assigns forever to the only proper use and behoof of him the said Thomas Martin his heirs and assigns forever and the said James Reeves and Jonathan Reeves and Jane Jones do for themselves their heirs executors and Administrators covenant Grant and agree to and with the said Thomas Martin his heirs and assigns that they the said James Reeves and Jonathan Reeve and Jane Jones are at the time of sealing and delivering these presents possessed of a Good sure perfect and Indefeasible estate of Inheritance in fee simple of in and to the premises herein before Granted bargained and sold and that they the said James Reeve and Jonathan Reeve and Jane Jones have Good power and authority in Law to Convey the same to the said Thomas Martin in Manner and form aforesaid and that the said premises now are and evr shall be free and clear of all Incumbrances whatsoever and all other Gifts Grants Bargains and sales Dower right and title of Dower titles troubles Charges and incumbrances whatsoever made done committed or to be made done and committed by the said James Reeve and Jonathan Reeve and Jane Jones or any other person or persons whatsoever and the said James Reeve and Johnathan Reeve and Jane Jones all and singular the preises and Appurtenances hereby Granted bargained and sold the said Thomas Martin his heirs and assigns against them the said James Reeve and Jonathan Reeves and Jane Jones and all other person or persons whatsoever shall and forever warrant and defend by these presents And Lastly that they the said James Reeves Jonathan Reeve and Jane Jones and their heirs forever shall and will at all times hereafter at the reasonable request & at the best and charges of him the said Thomas Martin his heirs or assigns or his or their council learned in the law make do and execute all such further act and acts coveyances and assurances for the further sure and more perfect conveying and assuring the promise aforesaid with the appurtenances aforementioned unto the said Thomas Martin his heirs or assigns as by the said Thomas Martin hi heirs or assigns as by the said Thomas Martin his heirs or assigns shall bbe reasonably requested or advised. In witness whereof the parties to these presents have hereunto set their hands and affixed their seals the day and year first above written.
Signed Sealed and Delivered }James Reeves (LS)
in the presence of }Jonathan Reeves (LS)
Edward JonesJane (her x mark) Jones (LS)
Received the fourth day of March in the year 1790 the just and full sum of two hundred pounds lawful money of this State of the within named Thomas Martin in full consideration of the said land and premises herein mentioned to be conveyed to him witness our hands the day and year aforesaid
Test Edward JonesJames Reeve
Joshua ReeveJonathan Reeve
Jane (her x mark) Jones
At a Court held for the County of Shenandoah on Thursday the 29th day of July 1790 This Indenture of Bargain and Sale from James Reeves Jonathan Reeves and Jane Jones to Thomas Martin was together with the receipt therein indorsed proved by the oaths of Edward Jones and Joshua Reeves witnesses thereto and ordered to be certified.
J Williams CSC
At a Court held for the County of Shanandoah on Tuesday the 12 day of March 1793 This Indenture of Bargain and sale from James Reeves Jonathan Reeves and Jane Jones to Thomas Martin was together with the Receipt thereon Indorsed fully proved by the oath of Thomas McLanahan a witness thereto and ordered to be Recorded.
J Williams CSC
lower part and Isaac Dale renting the upper. The land was leased by George Reeve and sold here by his heirs but it's unclear how he obtained the land.