Halifax County, Virginia
Deed Book 19, p. 411-412
26 Dec 1802
Peter Reves of the County of Halifax and State of Virginia of the one part and Charles Reves of the County and State aforesaid of the other part Witnesseth, that the said Peter Reves for and in consideration of the Sum of Sixty eight pounds Current money of Virginia to him in hand paid the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged have granted bargained sold released Infeoffed (sic) and confirmed and by these presents do grant bargain sell release Infeoff (sic) and confirm unto the said Charles Reves and to his heirs and assigns forever a certain tract or parcel of land Containing one hundred acres Situate lying and being in Halifax County on the waters of Runaway Creek & bounded as followeth. Beginning at a pine corner to a tract of land belonging to Thomas Rash thence South Eighty seven degrees west one hundred and forty poles to pointers thence North thirty eight degrees East one hundred and ninety Six poles to a Small black oak thence North eighty five degrees East one hundred & Sixteen poles to pointers thence South forty one degrees West one hundred and Sixty four poles to small black Jack thence South thirty six degrees East twenty eight poles to the Beginning Together with all woods ways profits Conveniences, hereditaments to the said tract of land with the appurtenances, belonging Contiguous or appertaining to the said tract of land unto the Said Charles Reves his heirs & assigns forever to his and there (sic) own proper use and no other use or purpose whatsoever and he the said Peter Reves for himself his heirs Executors and administrators do hereby covenant to and with the said Charles Reves that he the said Peter Reves will maintain a good and sufficient right and title of in and to the said tract of land with the appurtainances (sic) unto the said Charles Reves his heirs and assigns for ever against the claim and demands of every Person or Persons whatsoever, he the said Peter Reves shall and will warrant and for ever defend by these presents In Witness whereof the said Peter Reves have hereunto set his hand and seal this year & day above written.
Sign’d, Seal’d & deliver’d § Peter Reves S S
In Presents off (sic) §
At a Court held for Halifax County the 27th day of December 1802
The within written Indenture was acknowledged by the within named Peter Reves party thereto to be his act and deed and ordered to be recorded.
Teste John Wimbish C.H.C.
Teste Berryman Green D.C.H.C.