Deed George & Ester Willand to John Witherell

Source: Original Document Strafford County Registry of Deeds
Book 32 page 157-8
Submitted & Donated to this project by Rebecca L. Lawrence

           Know A ll Men by these present that we George Willand and Esther his Wife in her capasity heirs of the Estate of William Waymouth late of Rochester dec'd Both of Rochester in County of Strafford and State of Newhampshire for and in consideration of the sum of Fifty dollars to me us in hand before the delivery here of well and truly paid by John Witherell of s'd Rochester Husbandman the receipt whereof We do here by acknowledge have given granted bargained sold and by these presents do give grant bargain sell alien enfeoff convey and confirm to the s'd John Witherell his heirs and afsigns for ever thirty Acres of Land be the same more of lefs lying in the first Division in s'd Rochester Numbred thirty three being the same that was owned and improved by our Honoured Father William Waymouth and is the full share according to Quanty and Quality that fell to or belonged to the s'd Esther as being one of the heirs of said Estate be the same more of lefs.
            To Have and To Hold the said granted premises with all the privileges and appurtenances to the same belonging to him the said John Witherell his heirs and afsigns to his and their only proper use and benefit forever and we the s'd George Willand and Esther Willand our heirs executors and administrators do here by covenant grant and agree to and with the s'd John Witherell his heirs and afsigns that untill the delivery here of we are the lawfull owner of the said premises and have full power and lawful authority to grant and convey the same in manner aforesaid, that the said premises are free and clear of all and every incumbrance whatsoever and the we our heirs executors and administrators shall and will warrant the same to him the said John witherell his his heirs and afsigns against the lawful claims and demands of any person or person whomesoever In witnefs whereof I've have hereunto set our hand & Seal this thirty first day of Dec 1799.
Signed Sealed and delivered }
in Presence of us               }
     his mark       George [ X ] Welland [Seal]
her mark     Esther [ X ] Welland [Seal]
Simon Torr
Huldah Welland
Rec'd for Record Jan 21, 1800
                Ex'd by
T.F Gilman , Register

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Transcription appears as written with double words, mispellings and in old English.