A Deed Between Nathaniel KIRTLAND, Saybrook, New London Co., CT.,
& Samuel KIRTLAND, Saybrook, New London Co., CT
[Transcribed by Janece Streig]
Saybrook Land Records
Book 6 Page 76
FHL Film #5538
Deed from Nathaniel KIRTLAND to his brother, Samuel KIRTLAND
Know all people to whom these presents shall come Greeting know ye that I Nath'll KIRTLAND of Say-Brook in the County of New London and Colony of Connecticut in New England for the consideration of Fifty Pounds currant Money to me in hand paid by Samuel KIRTLAND of the same Saybrook have granted and sold and conveyed and by these presents do give grant bargain sell and confirm unto the said Samuel KIRTLAND his heirs and assigns forever one third part of a certain lot of land in the Town Plott of Saybrook aforesaid called FISK's lot being formerly the home lot of Sergt. Staphen POST and the whole of said lott contains about three acres and is bounded West on land of Hon. Benjamin LYNDE esq: and every way else on highaway also one acre and one hundred and thirty six rods of land lying in Say-brook aforesaid being part of the Homestead that was our Honored Father Mr. John KIRTLAND late of Say-Brook deceased and the lot is bounded South on the highway West on Daniel BUCKINGHAM's land North and East partly on partly on land in the Tenure and occupancy of Capt. John BURROWS and partly on Highway.
To have and to hold the above granted and bargained premises with the appurtenances thereof unto him the said Samuel KIRTLAND his heirs and assigns forever to his and their own proper use and behoof and also I the said Nath'll KIRTLAND do for myself my heirs executors and administrators Covenant with the said Samuel KIRTLAND his heirs and assigns that at and until the ensealing hereof 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 Nath'll KIRTLAND do by these presents Bind myself n=my heirs forever to Warrant and Defend the above granted and bargained Premises remises to him the said Samuel KIRTLAND his heirs and assigns forever against all claims and demands whatsoever-
In Witness whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and seal this 2nd day of March in ye 14th, year of ye reign of our Sovereign Lord George ye second of Great Brittain &c, Annoque DoMini 1741.
Siged sealed and delivered
In the presence of
Nath'll KIRTLAND (Seal)
Say-Brook March 2nd 1741.
Nath'll KIRTLAND the subscriber of ye above Instrument acknowledged the same to be his deed. before me, Sam'll WILLARD Just Peace.