Sunday, February 13, 2011

Jacob & Jesse Braswell, Nash Co., NC 1794

This Indenture made the 10th February in the year one thousand seven hundred and ninety four Between Jacob Braswell of the County of Nash and State of North Carolina of the one part Jesse Braswell his son of the county and state aforesaid of the other part Witnesseth that the said Jacob Braswell for and in consideration of the parternal Love and affection which he hath and doth bear towards his said son Jesse Braswell and many other moving Causes Hath given and granted and by these presents doth give and grant unto the said Jesse Braswell his heirs and assigns a Tract or parcel of Land Lying in the county of Nash aforesaid containing Three Hundred and Twenty four Acres and bounded as follows Beginning at a maple in the Branch David Evan's corner, and runing North a long Hollands line 134 po to a pine a corner Tree thence West 174 po to David Woodards Corner a pine thence north 62 po to a white Oak in morris's line thence East 32- pole to a spanish Oak thence south 160 po to a black oak thence East 64 po to a pine to Braswells Co thence south --poles along 108 poles along his line to David Evans corner a pine thence along his line west to the first Station. with all the appertainances there unto belonging and Every part & parcel thereof ~ To have and to hold the Said Land and premises above Granted with Every Benefit - to the only proper use and Behoof of him the said Jesse Braswell his heirs and assigns and the said Jacob Braswell for himself and his heirs doth agree to Warrant and forever Defend the Title and Property of the above Granted Land and premises unto the said Jesse Braswell his heirs and assigns forever In Witness Whereof the said Jacob Braswell hath hereunto set and affixed his hand ad seal the Day and year first above Written
signed seald an Deliver'd}
in the presence of} Jacob (his mark) Braswell {Seal}
John H Drake
Nash County February Coury
1794 the within Deed was in
open court acknowledged
& ordered to be registered
and is registered
Test Wm J Mearns D.-. Test Wm Hall C,C,

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