A Deed Between Henry C. CARTER, Killingworth, Middlesex Co., CT.,
& George CARTER, Killingworth, Middlesex Co., CT
[Transcribed by Janece Streig]
Killingworth, Middlesex County, CT
Land Records FHL Film #4361
Volume 23, Page 294
TO ALL PEOPLE TO WHOM THESE PRESENTS SHALL COME-Greeting.
Know Ye, That I Henry C. CARTER of Killingworth in the County of Middlesex and State of Connecticut for the consideration of one hundred and sixty dollars received to my full satisfaction of George CARTER of the said town County & State aforesaid do give, grant, bargain, sell, and confirm unto the said George CARTER his heirs and assigns forever one certain tract or parcel of land lying in Killingworth the first Society it being a tract of land I purchased of George CARTER bounded as follows viz, North by land belonging to Jane KELSEY, Westerly by land belonging to the heirs of Jedidiah BUELL, Southerly by land belonging to Samuel KELSEY & Easterly by Highway and land belonging to Elias CRANE Containing by estimation four cares be the same more or less.--
To have and to hold the above granted and bargained premises, with the appurtenances thereof unto him the said George CARTER his heirs and assigns for ever, to his and their own proper use and behoof. And also, I the said Henry C. CARTER do for myself and my heirs, executors, and administrators, covenant with the said George CARTER his heirs and assigns, that at and until the ensealing these presents I am well-seized of the premises as a good indefeasible estate in fee-simple, and have good right to bargain and sell the same in manner and form as is above written, and that the same is free of all incumbrances whatsoever.
And furthermore, I the said Henry C. CARTER do by these presents bind myself and my heirs for ever, to warrant and defend the above granted and bargained premises, to him the said George CARTER his heirs and assigns, against all claims and demands whatsoever.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and seal this Nineteenth day of March Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and twenty eight
SIGNED, SEALED, AND DELIVERED
IN PRESENCE OF
Abiel A. LOOMIS
Henry C. CARTER (L. S.)
Middlesex County, SS. Killingworth March 19th A.D. 1828
Personally appeared Henry C. CARTER the Signer and Sealer of the foregoing instrument, and acknowledged the same to be his free act and deed.
W'm CARTER, Justice of Peace
Rec'd April 7th 1828
and recorded by
Elisha KELSEY Reg'r