Friday, June 27, 2014

1787 - Nathan Brassell to Joakim Hudson

THIS INDENTURE WITNESSETH I Nathan Braswell of Richmon County and State of North Caroliina for and in Consideration of the Sum of Sixteen Pound Lawfull Money of Said State to Me in hand paid by Joakim Hudson of the County of Anson and State aforesaid at and before the Sealing and Delivering these presents the Receipt and payment Whereof I Hereby Acknowledge that I the Said Nathan BraswellBargained Sold and Delivered and by these presents Do Bargain Sell and Deliver unto the Said Joakim Hudson a tract or parcil of Land Lying and being in the County and State aforesaid on the So. West Side of Pee Dee river on Pelhams fork a Begining at a hickory & Runs No. 30 Chains & 25 Links to a poast oak then East 33 Chains & 25 Links Crossing said Creek to a pine then So. 30 Chains & 25 Links to a post oak then Wst. 33 Chains & 25 links Crossing Said Creek to the Begining it Being all that was Granted to the Said Nathan Braswell for one Hundred Acres of Land Dated the fourteenth of October one thousand Seven Hundred & Eighty Three as by Record May appear Which sd. Land I the Said Nathan Braswell Do warrant and forever Defend the sd. Land unto the sd. Joakim Hudson his heirs and assigns for Ever and all appurtenances I the Said Nathan Braswell Do Sell assign & Set over & Defend unto the Said Joakim Hudson his heirs and asigns with the Improvements & Heriditaments thereunto belonging Unto the said Joakim Hudson or his heirs Executors Administrators or Assigns against all Claim or or (?) Claims of any person or persons whatsoever pretending to Lay Any Claim or title thereunto & I the Said Nathan Braswell will forever Defend the Said Land & premises With the appurtenances there unto Belonging According to the Right of Said Grant unto the sd. Joakim Hudson his heirs Executors Administrators & assigns in Manner & form as aforesaid Before Discribed in Witness Whereof I have Hereunto Set my hand & Seal in the year of Our Lord One thousand Seven Hundred & Eighty Seven in the Eleventh year of our Independence October first Day
SIGNED SEALED & DELIVERED                                       Nathan his X mark Braswell (Seal)
In presents of us                                                           Anson County Jany Oct. 1788 Then this Deed
Thomas Lacy                                                               proved in open Court by Thos. Lacy and ordred
Stephen Lacy                                                               to be Registered
                                                                                                           Test Michl Auld C.C.
Regd. April ye 16th 1788
by Nathan Morris P R

(Anson Co., NC B2-37)

NOTE:  Nathan Brassell is of the I-M253 Haplogroup at FTDNA.