Simeon BRAND To Samuel ALBRO

All people to whom these presents shall come Simeon BRAND of (West)greenwich in the county of Kent and State of Rhode Island and Province plantations send greeting know ye that I said Simeon Brand for and in consideration Twenty Two pound four shillings lawful silver money to me in hand before the ensealing hereof, well and truly paid by Samuel ALBRO of the same town & county aforesaid labourer the receipt whereof I do hereby acknowledge and my there with fully satisfied contented and paid and there of and of every part and or thereof do exonerate acquit and discharge him the said Samuel ALBRO his heirs executors and administrators for ever by these presents have given granted sold and enfeofed conveyed and confirmed and by these presents do freely fully and absolutely give grant bargain sell alien enfeoffe convey and confirm unto the said Samuel ALBRO his heirs and assigns forever one sertain tract or percel and situate lying and being in Westgreenwhich aforesaid containing twelve be the same more or less and is butted and bounded as followeth viz on a highway westerly on land of John LETSON northerly on coventry easterly land belonging to the FRYs together with one small dwelling thereon standing with all and singles the rights and priviledges unto the belonging to have and to hold the said granted and bargained premises all the appurtenances priviledges and commodities to the same belonging to wife ascertaining to him the said Samuel ALBRO his heirs and assigns forever and their only proper use benefit and behoof forever and I the said Simeon BRAND for my self and my heirs executors and administrators do covenant promise to and with the said Samuel ALBRO his heirs and assigns that at & before the sealing hereof I am the true sole and lawful owner of the above bargained and am lawfully seized and possessed of the same in my own proper as a good perfect and absolute estate of inheritance in fee simple and have in good right full power and lawful authority to grant bargain sell convey confirm the said bargained premises in manner as aforesaid and that the said Samuel ALBRO his heirs and assigns shall and may from time to time and at all forever hereafter by force and virtue of these presents lawfully peaceably quietly have hold and occupy promised enjoy the said demised and bargained with appurtenances free and clear and freely and clearly exhonerate and of and form and all manner of former or gifts grants bargains mortagages wills entails jointures dowries judgments executors or incumberances or nature soever that might in any measure or degree abstruct or said this present furthermore I the said Simeon BRAND for my heirs executors and administrators do covenant and engage the above demised parcels unto him the said Samuel ALBRO his heirs and assigned against the lawful and demands of any person or persons whatsoever forever to warrant leave by these presents in witness whereof I have unto set my hand and affixed my seal this eighteenth day of February in the year of our Lord Ano Domini 1788.

Signed Sealed & Delivered
In the Presence of                                                                                  Simeon BRAND
_____
_____                                                                                                    Phebe BRAND (her mark)

And I Phebe BRAND wife of the said Simeon BRAND for the consideration
aforesaid do freely fully and absolutely give yield up and surrender all my
right of dower and power of this in or unto the above described land and
premises unto him the said Samuel ALBRO his heirs and assigns forever in
witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and affix my seal this day of
the above written date

Kent Westgreenwich on the day aforesaid written date personally appeared Simeon BRAND the above subscriber and acknowledged the above instrument to be his free act and did with hand and seal there unto affixed before
                            Gid Wait Justice Peace"




Transcribed by William Brackett, 2009





Simeon BRAND To Robert BRAND

To all people to whom these presents shall come I Simeon BRAND of Westgreenwich in the county of Kent in the state of Rhode Island and in providence plantations & send greeting know that I the said Simeon BRAND aforesaid in consideration of the sum of Ninty pounds lawful money to me in hand before the ensealing hereof well and truly paid by my honored father Robert BRAND of the town and county and state aforesaid labour the receipt whereof I do hereby acknowledge and my self there with fully satisfied contented and paid and thereof and every part and percel thereof do exonerate and discharge him the said Robert BRAND his heirs executors and administrators forever by these presents and therefore have given granted bargained sold aliened enfeofed conveyed and confirmed and by these presents do freely fully and absolutely give grant bargain sell alien enfeoff convey and confirm unto him the said Robert BRAND his heirs and assigns for ever one sertain tract or pease of land situate lying and being in Westgreenwhich aforesaid and contains by Exteronation forty acres however be the same or less it begins at Thomas FRYE southeast corner it being a heap of stones on a rock and to extend easterly as the highway goes with comes to a small walnut with stone about and from thence northerly to a stake and heap of stones from thence westerly to a whit oak stump from thence southerly to the first mentioned bound and bounded southerly on a highway easterly on land belonging to Doctor ALLEN deceased northerly on land lately belonging to Potter JOSLIN and westerly on land of Thomas FRY together and assigns forever to his and their only proper use benefit and behoof forever and I the said Simeon BRAND for myself an my heirs executors and administrators do covenant promise and grant to and with the said Robert BRAND his heirs and assigns that at and before the ensealing hereof I am the true sole and lawful owner of the above bargained premises and am lawfully seized and possessed of the same in my own proper rights as aforesaid perfect and absolute estate of Inheritance in fee simple and have on my own self good right power and lawful authority to sell and dispose of the same in manner as above said and that the said Robert BRAND his heirs and assigns shall and may from time to time and at other times for ever here after by force and virtue of these presents law peacefully and have hold use occupy posses and enjoy the said demised and bargained premises with appertanances free and clear and freely and clear of acquitted exonerated and discharge of and from all a manner of former or other gifts grants bargains sails leases mortgages wills entails jointures dowries judgements executions or in cumberances what name or nature so ever that any or deynee abstract or make void this present do furthermore I the said Simeon BRAND for myself my heirs executors and administrators do covenant and engage the above demised premises to the said Robert BRAND his heirs and assigns against lawfull claims or demands of any person or persons whatsoever forever to warrant secure and defend presents and I Phebe BRAND wife of the afore said Simeon BRAND do by these presents for the consideration afore mentioned freely and willingly give yield surrender all my right of dower and power of that of in and unto the aforesaid land and premises unto the said Robert BRAND his heirs and assigns forever in witness where of we the said Simeon BRAND & Phebe have his wife have here unto set our hand and seals this fifteenth day of April and in the year of our Lord A D 1778

Signed Sealed & Delivered
In the Presence of                                                                                  Simeon BRAND
Griffen SWEET
Mary SWEET (her mark)                                                                       Phebe BRAND (her mark)


Kent West Greenwich June the ninth day AD 1779 then
personally appeared the above subscribers Simeon BRAND
and acknowledge the above written instrument & to be his
free act and deed hand and seal here unto affixed before me
Thomas JOSLIN Justice Peace

Recorded the afore Going deed September 27th AD 1780
Gid WAIT


Transcribed by William Brackett, 2009


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