A Deed Between Thomas SPENCER & Thomas SPENCER, Jr., Saybrook, New London Co., CT.,
& Michael HILL, Saybrook, New London Co., CT
[Transcribed by Janece Streig]
Saybrook Land Records
Book 6 Page 459
Deed from Thomas SPENCER and Thomas SPENCER Jun'r to Michael HILL
To all People to whom these presents shall come Greeting: Know ye that we Thomas SPENCER and Thomas SPENCER Jun'r both of Saybrook in the County of New London and Colony of Connecticut in New England and for the consideration of a valuable sum of received to our full satisfaction of Michael HILL Resident in said Saybrook but late of New London in said County Do give Grant bargain sell and confirm unto the said Michael HILL his heirs & assigns forever one tract or parcel of land situated in said Saybrook in Oyster River Quarter containing by estimation twelve acres be the same more or less as it there lyeth butted & bounded Northwesterly by land of Jonathan SPENCER Northeasterly by land of Nehemiah BUSHNELL Southerly & South westerly by highway together with all the Timber wood trees fences & all the appurtenances thereunto belonging or in anywise appertaining.
To Have and to Hold the above granted and bargained premises with all the appurtenances thereof unto him the said Michael HILL his heirs and assigns forever to his and their own proper use benefit and behoof. And also we the said Thomas SPENCER and Thomas SPENCER Jun'r do four ourselves our heirs executors and administrators Covenant with the said Michael HILL his heirs & assigns that at and untill the ensealing of these presents we are well seized of the premises as a good Indefeasible estate n fee simple & have good right to bargain & sell the same in manner & form as is above written, and that the same is free of all incumbrances whatsoever, and furthermore we the said Thomas SPENCER and Thomas SPENCER Jun'r do by these presents bind ourselves our heirs forever to Warrant and defend the above granted and bargained premises to him the said Michael HILL his heirs and assigns against all claims & demands whatsoever.
In Witness whereof we have hereunto set our hands and seals the third day of November in the 18th year of the Reign of our Sovereign Lord George the second of Great Brittain &c., King, Anno Domini 1744.
Signed sealed and delivered
In presence of
Thomas SPENCER (Seal)
Thomas SPENCER Jun'r (Seal)
Saybrook November ye 12th, 1744.
Thomas SPENCER and Thomas SPENCER Jun'r acknowledged this instrument To be their deed,
Before me Coram Nath'll CLARKE Just Peace.