Franklin County Deeds

FRANKLIN COUNTY, NC - LAND, State to Hartsfield Deed, 1794
State     }               No. 49
to        }  State of North Carolina 
Hartsfield}  To all to whom these presents shall come
Greeting.  Know ye that we for & in consideration
of the sum of thirty shillings for every
hundred acres hereby granted paid into our treasury
Jacob Hartsfield have given & granted & by these presents
do give & grant unto the said Jacob Hartsfield a
track of land containing twenty acres lying & being
in the County of Franklin adjoining his own line &
others beginning at a post oak then running east twenty
pole to corner hickory & pine thence North one hundred
& forty six poles to a corner pine then west twenty one poles
to a corner white oak & hickory then to the first station
as by the plat hereunto annexed appear, together with
all woods waters mines mineral heredetaments &
appertenances to the said Land belonging or appertain-
ing to hold to the said Jacob Hartsfield his heirs
and assigns forever yielding & paying to us such
sums of money yearly or otherwise as our general assem-
bly from time to time may direct privided always
that the said Jacob Hartsfield shall cause
this grant to be registered in registers office
of our said county Franklin within the time
limited by law otherwise same shall be ordered? no
effect.  In testimony whereof we have caused
these our letters to be made patent & our great
seal to be hereunto affixed.  Witness Richard
Dobbs Spaight Esquire our governor, Captain Gene-
ral & Commander in Chief at Newbern the
seventh day July in the 19th year of our Indepen-
dance & in the year of our Lord one thousand
seven hundred & ninety four.
By his Excellency Comd.}  Richd. Dobbs Spaight
J. Glasgow secretary   }
The afore going grant is duly registered
the 23d of January 1795  Test. H. Hill, P. R.


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