Sunday, December 16, 2007

Richard & Sarah Braswell to Thomas Mandew 1709

Contributed by Carey H. Bracewell

Richard (mark) Braswell, planter & Sarah (mark) his wife

TO Tho: Mandew, planter

Consideration: 6600 pounds good Sound Merchantable tobo & Caske

100 acres of land lying and being upon ye Maine Blackwater in ye aforesd County of Isle of Wight begining att a marked Beach Standing upon ye banks of ye Maine blacke water: Runing thence 330 Easterly to ye mouth of a Branch then up ye sd Branch by Various Courses to a Red Oak standing by ye Branch side yn North 92 chaine to a Locust stake thence South West and by West 8 chain Joyning upon JNo LAWRENCES line to ye first station being part of a patten of Gyles Linscott for fourteen hundres acres Land.

Dated: March 5, 1708/9 Recorded: October 9, 1709

Witnesses: WM. PAGE, ARCHd DAVIS (mark)