Heirs of Benjamin  Denney to Josiah Wade

Person County, North Carolina deed book E pp. 30-31, April 15, 1816


This Indenture made the 15th day of April in the year of our Lord Eighteen hundred  and Sixteen. _______ John Walters and Lucy his wife of Orange County Charles Eastwood and Sarah Eastwood of Granville County Elizabeth Nancy and Thomas DENNEY of Person County all of the State of North Carolina of the one part and Josiah Wade of Person County and State aforesaid of the other part, Witnesseth that for and in consideration of the sum of two hundred Dollars to them in hand paid the receipt whereof they do hereby acknowledge, granted bargained sold & delivered by these presents do grant bargain and sell unto the said Josiah Wade his heirs and assigns one certain tract of land situate lying and being in the county of Person on the waters of DONALDSON Creek, Beginning at a ____ oak on Meredith Daniels line running South along the sd line to a Post Oak being Thomas Persons Corner Thence west along sd line to the beginning containing one hundred Acres more or less with all woods under woods profits and com______ same belonging with the reversion and reversions together ____ right and title whatsoever of them the said John and Lucy Walters, Charles Eastwood and Sarah Eastwood, Elizabeth DENNEY, Nancy DENNEY, and Thomas DENNEY to have and to hold the aforesaid Granted ______ premises unto the Said Josiah Wade his heirs and assignees and they the said John Walters, Lucy Walters, Charles Eastwood, Sarah Eastwood, Elizabeth DENNEY, Nancy DENNEY and Thomas DENNY and assigns doth warrant and forever defend the sd land and premises from all claim or demand whatsoever. Witness whereof we have hereunto set our hands and affixed our seals the day and date first above written.

John Walters
Lucy (her X mark) Walters
Elizabeth DENNEY Charles (his X mark) Eastwood Sarah (her X mark) Eastwood Thos DENNEY

Sealed and delivered in the presence of us John Day and Ambrose Day

North Carolina, Person County November Term 1817 This deed being offered unto the Court for probate it is ordered that Robt Vanhook and John Holloway Esq. be appointed to examine Lucy Walters wife of John Walters and Sarah Eastwood wife of Charles Eastwood separate and apart from their husbands respecting that their will and consent to the execution and conveyance of the within premises and make report to this term. Jesse Dickens

North Carolina, Person County
November Term 1817, This deed was duly proven in open court by the oath of Ambrose Day a subscribing witness and ordered to be recorded Test Jesse Dickens


(transcribed from the file contributed by Steven Denny)


Meredith Daniel To Francis Lawson

Person County, NC, Deed book D p. 436, Aug 16, 1815

This Indenture made this 16th day of August 1815 between Meredith Daniel of the County of Person State of No. Carolina of the one part & Francis Lawson of the aforesaid county & state of the other part witnesseth that the sd Meredith Daniel for & in consideration of the sum of six hundred and fifty dollars to him in hand by the sd Francis Lawson his Heirs Execs Admns & assigns the Rect whereof he doth hereby acknowledge hath given granted bargained & sold & by these presents for himself & his Heirs & do give grant bargain sell & confirm unto the said Francis Lawson his Heirs & assigns forever a certain tract or parcel of land containing by Estimation two hundred & fifty acres the same more or less lying in the County aforesaid & bounded as follows to wit Beginning at a corner red oak in Baird’s line running thence South with Thomas Lawson’s line 50 chains to a red oak on Gabriel Davey’s line thence the said line East 15 chains toa corner on a pine thence south on sd Davey’s lie 39 chains & 8 links to a pine thence East 19 chains & 50 to a post oak thence North on vacant land John WILKERSON & Ben DENNY Decd lines 89 chains & 80 links to a red oak on Bairds line thence West on sd line to the Beginning with all wood waters mines minerals Hereditaments & appurtenances to the sd Francis Lawson his Heirs & assigns forever In Witness the sd Meredith Daniel doth hereunto set his hand & seal the day & year first above written
Meredith Daniel

Signed &C in presence
Of Thomas Lawson (Jurat)
W. Jeffreys
No Carolina
Person County
August Term 1815 The Execution of this deed is as proven in open court by the Oath of Thomas Lawson a subscribing witness & ordered to be registered
Test        Jesse Dickins CC

(transcribed from the file contributed by Steven Denny)



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