Deed from Joseph and Harriet Doty to Oliver Wilbur
Dutchess County Deed Book L38, pp. 252-254

Transcribed by Carole Gibson

p. 252
This Indenture made the sixth day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty seven Between Joseph Doty of the town of Hyde Park in the County of Dutchess and State of New York and Harriet his wife of the first part and Oliver Wilbur of the town County and State aforesaid of the second part Witnesseth that the said party of the first part for and in consideration of the sum of two thousand four hundred and twenty four dollars and fifty cents lawful money of the United States of American to them in hand paid at or before the [ ] and delivery of these presents by the the said party of the second part the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged

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and the said party of the second part his heirs and assigns forever released and discharged from the same by these presents have granted, bargained, sold, aliened, remised, released en[?] conveyed and confirmed, and by these presents do grant, bargain, sell, alien remiss, release en[?], convey and confirm unto the said party of the second part and to his heirs and assigns forever All that certain [?] or parcel of land situate part in the town of Hyde Park aforesaid and part in the town of Clinton in lot No. 9 in the great nine partners patent and is described within the following bounds, Beginning at a white oak tree marked at the NE corner of the lot sold by Stephen Briggs to the said Joseph Doty and runs thence along Daniel Powells line south eighty seven degrees forty five minutes west thirty five chains thirty eight links to a stone set up, thence along Benjamin Sheldon's lot south forty five minutes east eight chains fifty five links to a stone set up, thence along Stephen Briggs line north eighty seven degrees forty five minutes east thirty three chains and fifteen links to the west side of the wall east side of the road northward of Stephen Briggs, thence south twenty degrees thirty minutes east one chain and eighty five links to a stone set on the west side of said road, thence north eighty seven degrees east twenty three chains fifty four links to the corner of Cornelius Austin's land, thence along the same north one degree and fifteen minutes west fourteen chains forty seven links to the SE corner of Nehemiah Hoag's land, thence north eighty four degrees west eleven chains forty one links to the end of a wall, thence south five degrees thirty minutes west four chains forty four links to a stake placed in the middle of the wall, thence south eighty eight degrees west nine chains and ninetytwo links to the wall on or near the great lot line, thence along the same south one degree and fifteen minutes east one chain and seventy five links to the place of beginning. Containing sixty acres two roods [rods?] and ten perches, be the same more or less. Together with all and singular the tenements, hereditaments and appurtenances whatsoever unto the said above mentioned and described premises in any wise appertaining or belonging, the reversion and reversions, remainder and remainders, rents issues and profits thereof, and also all the estate, right, title interest, dower and right of dower, property, possession, claim and demand whatsover, as well in law as in equity of the said parties of the first part, of in and to the same, and every part and parcel thereof, with the appurtenances: to have and to hold the above granted bargained and described premises, with the appurtenances, unto the said party of the second part, his heirs and assigns, to his and their own proper use benefit and behoof for ever. And the said Joseph Doty, for himself his heirs executors and administrators, doth covenant, grant, promise and agree to and with the said party of the second part, his heirs and assigns, that he the said Joseph Doty at the time of the sealing and delivery of these presents is lawfully seised in his own right of a good absolute and indefeasible estate of inheritance, in fee simple, of and in all and singular the above granted, bargained and described

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premises with the appurtenances free and clear, and hath good right, full power, and lawful authority to grant, bargain, sell and convey the same in manner and form aforesaid: And that the said party of the second part, his heirs and assigns, shall and may, at all times hereafter peaceably and quietly have hold, use, occupy possess and enjoy, the above granted premises and every part and parcel thereof with the appurtenances, without any let suit, trouble, molestations, eviction, or disturbance of the said parties of the first part, their heirs or assigns, or any other person or persons lawfully claiming or to claim the same. And that the same [?] are free and clear discharged and unencumbered of and from all former and other grants, titles, charges, estate, judgments, taxes, assessments and encumbrances of what nature or kind soever. And also that the said parties of the first part, and their heirs and all and every other person or persons whomsoever lawfully or equitably deriving any estate, right, title or interest, of in or to the herein before granted premises, by from under or in trust, for them, shall and will at any time or times hereafter upon the reasonable request, and at the proper costs and charges in the law [loss?] of the said party of the second part, his heirs and assigns, make do and [?] or cause or procure to be made done and executed all and every such further and other lawful and reasonable acts, conveyances and assurances in the law [loss?], for the better and more effecttually writing and confirming the premises hereby intended to be granted in and to the said party of the second part his heirs and assigns forever, as by the said party of the second part, his heirs or assigns, or their counsel learned in the law [loss?] shall be reasonably devised, advised or required; And the said Joseph Doty and his heirs, the above described and hereby granted and released premises, and every part and parcel thereof, with the appurtenances, unto the same party of the second part, his heirs and assigns against the said parties of the first part and their heirs, and against all and every person and persons whomsoever lawfully claiming or to claim the same shall and will warrant and by these presents forever defend—In witness whereof the parties to these presents have hereunto interchangeably set their hands and seals the day and year first above written.
        Joseph Doty [LS]
        Harriet Doty [LS]
Sealed and Delivered in the presence of
Samuel M. Thurston

Dutchess County, On the sixth day of June 1827 before me Samuel M. Thurston
a Commissioner for taking the proof and acknowledgment of Deed & duly constituted and appointed personally appeared Joseph Doty and Harriet his wife, who ere know to me as the persons described in and who executed the written Deed and they severally acknowledged the execution of said Deed for the purposes therein mentioned, and the said Harriet having been by me examined privately and apart from her said husband acknowledged the voluntary execution thereof without any fear or compulsion of her husband, I having also inspected the said Deed find not altercations therein.

Recorded the above Deed the 18th day of July 1827 at 3 oclk p.m. Samuel M. Thurston


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