men by these presents that I Robert Sargent of Effingham in
the County of Strafford and State of New Hampshire, yeoman, in
consideration of fifty dollars paid by Josiah Pease of
Parsonsfield in the county of York and the Commonwealth of
Massachusetts, gentleman, the receipt whereof I do hereby
acknowledge have remised, released and forever quit claimed and do
by these presents remise, release and forever quitclaim unto the
said Josiah Pease his heirs and assigns forever the whole of
lot numbered fifty in the second division of lot in said Effingham
and is the same I now live on and is bounded northwesterly on land
of William Towle easterly on the province line westerly on
the Moses Leavitt lot so called together with the
building thereon containing three hundred acres more or less.
and to hold the same together with all the privileges and
appurtenances thereunto belonging to him the said Joseph Hawkins
his heirs and assigns forever: and I the said Robert Sargent
do hereby promise for myself my heirs executors and administrators
to warrant and defend the before described premises from all persons
claiming by or under me.
witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this third day
of January in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred.
Signed sealed and
X Sargent (his mark)
In presence of us
Strafford State of New
Hampshire June 1st, 1805. Then the above named Robert
Sargent personally acknowledged the above instrument to be his
free act and deed.
Before Carr Leavitt
Justice of the Peace
Recorded according to the
original received Sept 7th 1813 Exam by Dominims Hanson,
(Note: Name at beginning
of deed was Josiah Pease and at the end of deed was Joseph Hawkins.
Joseph Hawkins is the man Robert bought a 27 Ĺ acre lot from in
1815. Donít know if this is an error from the original deed or not)