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[126 Charles] Roberson / from / [12 Israel] Roberson
To all people to whom these presence Shall Com I Isreal Roberson Senr. / of Granvil County in North Carolina Know ye that I Israel Roberson for Divers Causes and Consideration me hereunto moving but More Especialy for / the Love Good Will and affection which I have and do bare to my son Charles / Roberson have Given Granted Alien'd Conveyed and Confirmed and by these / Presencs do fully freely and absolutely Give Grant Alien Convey and Confirm unto / him the said Charles Roberson his heirs and assigns for ever one Tract or parcel / of Land Contaning Two hundred acres Lying Lunenburg County [sic] and bounded as / followeth, To wit, Begining at a Corner white oak on Rosses Branch Thence / South forty eight Degrees East one hundred and sixty nine poles to a Corner / Hiccory in Thomas Rosses line Thence along the same South Twelve Degrees West / One hundred and twenty two poles to a border pine in the Same Line Thence along / the Same West Two hundred poles to a Hicory Thence North Twenty fore degrees / Thence East Two hundred and fifty two poles to the first station And to have and / to hold for ever the said Granted and Granted premisis with all appertenances / Priveledges and and Commodities to the saime belonging or in any ways appertaining / with all houses orchards gardens Cleared Ground Woodland ground Pastures and / pasture Ground Watter and Watter Courses and all other Liberties and priviledges / therein and thereon Containg to him the Charles Roberson [sic] his heirs and assigns / for ever to and this only propper use benefit and behoof for ever and the said Israel
Roberson for myself my heirs Exrs. and admistrators Covenant promise and grant to and with / the said Charles Roberson his heirs and assigns that before the Ensealing and Delivery / hereof I am the true sole and Lawful owner of teh above given Premises and am Lawfully / Seized as aforesaid of the same in my own proper Right as a good perfect and absolute Estate of / Inheritance Fee Simple and have in my self good Right full power and Lawful Authority to give / Grant Convey and Confirm the said Given and Granted premises in Manner above said and that / the said Charles Roberson his heirs and assigns shall and may from time to time and at all / times for ever hereafter by force will and virtue of these presences Lawfully peaceably and / Quietly hold use Occupy possess and enjoy the said Given and Granted premisis with the / appertanances free and Clear and freely and Clearly acquitted Isonnerated and Discharged of from / all manner of former and these Gifts Bargain Sails Leases mortgages Intails Joyntures doweries / Judgements Executions Incumbrances and Entails farthermore I the said Israel Roberson for myself / my heirs Exrs. and Admrs. Do Covenant Warrant and Engage the above said Land and premises / with all people and Interests therein depensing to him the said Charles Roberson and his heirs / for ever against the Lawful Claims or Demands of any person or persons whatsoever for ever / hereafter To warrant Insure and Defend In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand / and fixed my seal ye first day of august In the year of our Lord one thousand seven / hundred and fifty five -----
Israel (his I mark) Roberson
Sined Sealed Delivered in the Presences of us - Nicholas Roberson
At a Court held for Lunenburgh County the fifth day of August 1755 / The within written deed was proved by the Oaths of one of the Subscribing witnesses thereto to be/ the Act and Deed of the Within Named Israel Robertson and the same was ordered to be / Executed Test Clement Read CSC
At a Court held for Lunenburgh County the fourth day of August 1761. / The Within Written deed was proved by the oath of one of the Subscribing Witnesses thereto / To be the Act and Deed of the Within Named Israel Roberson and the same was ordered / to be Certified Teste Clement Read CSC
At a Court held for Lunenburgh County the first day of September 1761 / The Within written deed was further proved by the oath of one of the witnesses thereto Subscribed to / be the Act and Deed of the Within Named Israel Roberson and the same was Ordered to be / Recorded Test. Clement Read CSC
Source: Lunenburg County (Virginia) County Clerk, Deeds, 1746-1869, Deeds, Volumes 7-9, FHL microfilm 32391.
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