1846 Deed from Jacob and Sutton Seaman to Isaac Pierce
Transcribed by Patrick R. Webb of San Jose, CA.
Abstract: Jacob and Sutton Seaman, executors of the last will and testament of Robert Seaman all of Fishkill, to Isaac Pierce of Beekman, for $2120, 54 acres in Fishkill less 1 acre being land of Daniel Seamans, dated February 1847, recorded 22 February 1847. Transcribed from FHL microfilm 565062, Dutchess Co., New York, Deeds, vol. 84, pp. 89-91.
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This Indenture made the [blank] day of February one thousand eight hundred and forty seven Between Jacob Seamans and Sutton Seamans Executors of the Estate of Robert Seaman deceased of the town of Fishkill County of Dutchess and State of New York of the first part and Isaac Pierce of the town of Beekman County and State aforesaid of the second part Witnesseth That the said parties of the first part by virtue of the power and authority to them given in and by the said last Will and Testament and for and in consideration of the sum of Two thousand one hundred and twenty Dollars lawful money of the United States of America to them in hand paid at or before the ensealing and delivery of these presents by the said party of the second part the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged and the said party of the second part his heirs executors and administrators for ever released and discharged from the same by these presents have granted bargained sold aliened released conveyed and confirmed and by these presents do grant bargain sell alien release convey and and [sic] confirm unto the said party of the second part his heirs and assigns for ever All that certain piece or parcel of land being in said town of Fishkill known as that part of the farm of Robert Seamans deceased which was set off as his Widows dower thence along the lane leading to the late residence of Eli W Griffin deceased South ten degrees west twelve chains eighty four links Thence south eleven degrees fifteen minutes East seven chains eighteen links to a chestnut stump Thence south twenty two degrees fifteen minutes west four chains sixty links then south thirty nine degrees fifteen minutes West eight chains twenty links to a heap of stones thence south fifty six degrees thirty minutes East three chains ninety three links to a stone set Thence North forty three degrees east thirteen chains to a stone set thence south seventy four degrees thirty minutes east twelve chains thirty links to a stone set in a steep bank Thence north forty eight degrees east two chains six links to a top of the ledge thence North fifty nine degrees east two chains sixty three links to a heap of stones on a ledge thence North thirty five degrees thirty minutes east three chains sixty one links to a chestnut tree marked being the corner of land now owned by Jacob Seaman and James M. Terwilliger thence North thirteen degrees thirty minutes West two chains thence north nine degrees fifteen minutes East ten chains seventy links to the fork of the three roads in front of the school House thence North fifty one degrees west seven chains sixty four links to a stone set on the north side of the road thence North eighty nine degrees West three chains sixty nine links thence south thirty minutes West three chains sixty four links to Jacob Seamans corner thence North sixty five degrees fifteen minutes West six chains sixty four links to the place of Beginning Containing Fifty four Acres. One acre of the said Fifty four Acres is hereby reserved being the property of Daniel Seamans formerly the property of John I. Carman Together with all and singular the edifices buildings rights members privileges advantages hereditements and appurtenances to the same belonging or in any wise appertaining and the reversion and reversions remainder and remainders rents issues and profits thereof And also all the estate right title interest claim and demand whatsoever both in law and equity which the said Testator had in his lifetime and at the time of his decease and which the said parties of the first part or either of them have or hath by virtue of the said last Will and Testament or otherwise of in and to the same and every part and parcel thereof with the appurtenances To Have and to Hold the said premises above mentioned and described and hereby granted and conveyed or intended so to be with the appurtenances unto the said party of the second part his heirs and assigns to hold there only proper use benefit and behoof for ever And the said parties of the first part for themselves severally and not jointly and for the several and respective heirs executors and administrators do severally and not jointly nor the one for the other or others of them nor for the heirs executors administrators or acts or deeds of the other or others of them but each and every of them for himself only and for their and their heirs executors and administrators and and [sic] their several and separate acts and deeds only covenant grant promise and agree to and with the said party of the second part his heirs and assigns That the said party of the second part his heirs and assigns shall and lawfully may from time to time and at all times for ever hereafter peaceably and quietly have hold use occupy possess and enjoy all and singular the said hereditements and premises hereby granted and conveyed or intended so to be with their and every of their appurtenances and [?] and take the rents issues and profits thereof to and for the own use and benefit without any lawful let suit hindrance molestation interruption or denial whatsoever of from or by them the said parties of the first part their heirs or assigns or of from or by any other person or persons whomsoever lawfully claiming or who shall or may lawfully claim hereafter by from or under them or either of them or by from or under their or either of their right title interest or estate and that free and clear and freely and clearly discharged acquitted and exonerated or otherwise well and sufficiently saved defended kept harmless and indemnified by them the said parties of the first part their heirs and assigns of from and against all and all manner of former and other gifts grants bargains sales mortgages judgments and all other charged and incumbrances whatsoever had made committed executed or done by them the said parties of the first part or by through or with their or either of their acts deeds means consent procurement or privity. In Witness Whereof the said parties to these presents have hereunto interchangeable [sic] set their hands and seals the day and year first above written [Signatures of] Jacob Seamans one of the Executors of Robert Seaman dec’d Sutton Seaman one of the Executors of Robert Seaman decd
Sealed and delivered in the presence of W Homan
Dutchess County ss: On the twentieth day of February in the year one thousand eight hundred and forty seven Jacob Seamans and Sutton Seamans whom I know to be the individuals described in and who executed the within conveyance personally came before me and severally acknowledged that they executed the same
[Signature of] William Homan Justice of the peace of Dutchess County
1207 Recorded Feb 22d AD 1847 2oclock 40 minutes pm Jos T. Adriance Clerk