GRANTORS: Elizabeth Martin, John Martin, Catherine Martin, Edmund Martin, Susannah Martin Crenshaw, Anderson Crenshaw, and Margaret Martin Finn
GRANTEES: James A. Glenn and legal representatives
INSTRUMENT: Deed of Bargain and Sale (B&S)
TRACT: 209 Acres on Lawson Creek
DATE: 18 Nov 1807
DEED BOOK: 21
This Indenture made the eighteenth day of November one thousand eight hundred and seven Between James A. Glenn of the county of Halifax of the first part and Elizabeth Martin, Catherine Martin, John Martin, Edmund Martin, Margaret Finn formerly the wife now widow of the deceas’d Wm Finn, and Susannah Crenshaw formerly Martin, now wife of Anderson Crenshaw, and the said Anderson Crenshaw, husband of the said Susannah legatees of the deceas’d John Martin late of Halifax county aforesaid of the other part.
Witnesseth that the said Elizabeth Martin, Catherine Martin, John Martin, Edmund Martin, Margaret Finn formerly Martin, Susannah Crenshaw & Anderson Crenshaw her husband, all legatees of the aforesaid deceas’d John Martin for due consideration of the sum of seventy two pounds curr: money of Virginia to them in hand by the said James A. Glenn, the receipt thereof is hereby acknowledged and the said James A. Glenn discharg’d therefore forever, has grant’d, bargain’d for, sold, alien’d, dispos’d, convey’d and made over, and by those present, do grant, bargain for, sell, alien, release, confirm, dispose, convey and make over unto the said James A. Glenn and his legal representatives each of our several title and claims, respectively to our proportions of a tract of land belonging to the estate of the said deceas’d John Martin lying in the county of Halifax on the south of Dan river, and containing by a survey made and deed recorded in the said county court of Halifax, containing two hundred and nine acres be the same more or less To have and to hold each of our several proportions of the aforesaid tract of land and premises, with the appurtenances thereunto belonging, unto the said James A. Glenn and his legal representatives to his only use and benefit forever, and the said Elizabeth Martin, Catherine Martin, John Martin, Edmund Martin, Margaret Finn, formerly Martin, and Susannah Crenshaw & Anderson Crenshaw legatees aforesaid. To each severally warrant and define the title to the above mentioned land and premises against the claim and demand of all and every person & persons whatsoever forever. In Witness whereof we have severally signed this instrument of writing as our acts and deeds under our hands & seals the date first above written.
Signed sealed and delivered in presence of
Isaac Micley, Ben. Adams, Wm Chambers
Susannah X Crenshaw; Elizabeth X Martin
Anderson X Crenshaw; John Martin
Marg X Finn; Edmund X Martin; Catherine X Martin