Deed from Jacob and Sutton Seaman to James Terwilliger
Transcribed by Patrick R. Webb of San Jose, CA.
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Abstract: Jacob and Sutton Seaman, executors of the last will and testament of Robert Seaman all of Fishkill, to James M. Terwilliger of Fishkill, 3+ acres in Fishkill for $10,
dated 20 April 1846, recorded 20 November 1847. Transcribed from FHL microfilm 565063, Dutchess Co., New York, Deeds, vol. 85, pp. 585-586 by Patrick R. Webb of San Jose, CA.
This Indenture made the twentieth day of April one thousand eight hundred and forty six. Between Jacob Seaman and Sutton Seaman Executors of the last Will and Testament of Robert Seamans deceased of the town of Fishkill County of Dutchess and State of New York of the first part and James M Terwilliger of the same place 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 Ten 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 & 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 confirm unto the said party of the second part his heirs and assigns for ever. All that certain piece or parcel of land lying in said town and county bounded as follows. Beginning at a stone set in the ground on a ledge of rock being the south east corner of the lands set unto the widow Thence north fifty two degrees east four chains sixty five links to a heap of stones on a ledge of Rocks. Thence north thirty six degrees thirty minutes east three chains seventy two links to a chestnut tree marked thence south fifty three degrees east four chains and six links to a stake and stones thence south twenty seven degrees forty five minutes west five chains ninety three links to a bunch of Alder Bushes on the west side of the brook. Thence north seventy four degrees thirty minutes west six chains seventy links to the place of beginning. Containing three acres one rood [1 rood = ¼ acre] two Rods be the same more or less Together with all and singular the edifices buildings rights members priviledges advantages hereditements & 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 intend so to be with the appurtenances unto the said party of the second part his heirs and assigns to hold their only proper use benefit and behoof for ever. And the said parties of the first part for themselves severally and respectively and for their several and respective heirs executors and administrators or 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 them and their heirs executors and administrators and and [sic] the several and separate acts and deeds only covenant grant promise and agree 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 forever 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 the[?] and every of then appurtenances and receive and take the rents issues and profits thereof to and for their own use and benefit without any let suit hindrance molestation interruption or denial whatsoever of from or by them the said parties of the first part their heirs or assigns 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 enumerated or otherwise well and sufficiently served 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 charges and incumbrances whatsoever had made committed executed or done by them the said parties of the first part or by [?] 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 interchangeably set their hands and seals the day and year first above written [Signatures of Jacob Seamans Sutton Seamans] Executors of Robert Seaman dec’d
Sealed and delivered in the presence of Wm Homan.
Dutchess County ss
On the fourth day of May in the year one thousand eight hundred and forty six Jacob Seamans and Sutton Seamans whom I know to be the individuals [?] in and who executed the within conveyance personally came before me and severally acknowledged that they executed the same Wm Homan Justice of the peace of Dutchess County
Recorded Nov 20 AD 1847 at 1 Hour pm Jos. T. Adriance Clerk