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Notre Dame Bay North Region ~ Twillingate District
Land Deed of Thomas Anstey to William Roberts (1839)
This will was read, recorded and transcribed by BONNIE HIELAND, November 2000. While I have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible, there could be some typographical errors.

Land Deed - Thomas Anstey to William Roberts - 1839
Copied from the book of Deeds - Land Titles Office - Confederation Bldg.
Memorial of a Deed bearing date the Nineteenth day of August in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty nine which Thomas Anstey of Twillingate Island of Newfoundland for and in consideration of the sum of Ten pounds current money of Newfoundland then in hand and the receipt whereof is acknowledged did sell assign make over confirm and deliver unto William Roberts likewise of Twillingate Island Planter ďAll his the said Thomas Ansteys moiety or one halfpast of a certain Plantation and Fishing Room situated and being in Bluff Head Cove on the Island of Twillingate aforesaid and all and singular the erections and buildings situate thereon and all moveables and appurtenances thereon and thereunto belonging. To have and to hold unto him the said William Roberts his heirs successors administrators and assigns forever.

Thomas his X mark Anstey (seal)
William his x Mark Roberts (seal)

George C. Hayward
Robert Roberts

I hereby certify that the execution by Thomas Anstey of the Deed of which the foregoing is a Memorial was proved before me by the Oath of George C. Hayward party Witness hereto by his Affidavit on Third day of September in the year one thousand eight hundred and thirty nine and the same is hereby actually Registered by me this day.

Given under my hand at Harbor Grace this Sixth day of November one thousand eight hundred and thirty nine A.D. 1839

J. Stark - Registrar

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