A Deed Between David BUELL, Killingworth, New London Co., CT.,
& Hezekiah PRATT, Saybrook, New London Co., CT
[Transcribed by Janece Streig]
Saybrook Land Records
Book 6 Page 89
FHL Film #5538
Deed from David BUELL to Hezekiah PRATT
Know all men by these presents that I David BUELL of Killingworth in the County of New London & Colony of Connecticut in New England for and in consideration of ye sum of twelve pounds money Rec'd to my full satisfaction of Hezekiah PRATT of Say-Brook in said County have given granted bargained sold conveyed and confirmed and by these presents do give grant bargain sell convey and confirm unto the said Hez. PRATT his heirs and assigns forever a certain tract or parcel of meadow land lying in Saybrook abovesaid at a place called and known by the name of Eight mile meadow, being the Southern Moiety of ye Southern Lott that William FENNER purchased of Robt. LAY Bounded North on ye other Moyety, East on ye Great River, South on ye land of Benjamin LYNDE EsQ., West on ye Cove
To have and to hold the above granted and bargained premises with all the appurtenances unto him the said Hez: PRATT his heirs and assigns forever to his and their proper use and behoof.
And Also I the said David BUELL do for myself my heirs executors and administrators covenant with ye said Hez: PRATT his heirs and assigns that at and until ye ensealing of these presents I am lawfully seized of ye premises as a good absolute estate in fee simple and have good right to bargain and sell the same in manner and form as is above written and furthermore I the said David BUELL do by these presents Bind myself my heirs forever to Warrant Secure and Defend the above granted and bargained premises to him the said Hez: PRATT his heirs and assigns against all claims and demands whatsoever
In Witness Whereof, I the said David BUELL have hereunto set my hand and seal this 19th. day of March A.D. 1741/2.
Signed, Sealed and delivered
In presence of us
David BUELL (Seal)
Say-Brook March 10th. 1741/2.
Say-Brook March 19th. 1741/2.
Major David BUELL ye subscriber of this Instrument personally appeared and acknowledged it to be his free act and deed.
Coram Joseph BLAGUE, Just peace.
Received March 21st 1742. and entered from ye original
Per Sam'll WILLARD Just. Peace. Register