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Schuyler Co., NY Land Deeds

Transcribed for the website by
Debra Gordon-Thom

FHL film # 836055, Schuyler Deeds from Steuben Book 4 pg. 228

Book 24   P. 85  (note: refers to Steuben Deeds)

This Indenture Made the Second day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand Eight hundred and thirty five Between Elijah Bennett of the town of Tyrone County of Steuben and State of New York and Margaret his wife of the first part and Stephen Bennett of the town of Milo County of Yates and State of New York aforesaid of the Second part Witnesseth that the Said parties of the first part for and in consideration of the Sum of Eight hundred dollars in lawful money to them in hand paid by the Said party of the Second part, the receipt whereof is hereby confessed and acknowledged have granted bargained, Sold remised released aliened and confirmed: and by these presents doth grant bargain Sell remise release alien and confirm unto the Said party of the Second part, And to his heirs and assigns forever, All that certain tract piece or parcel of land Situate lying and being in the town of Tyrone County of Steuben and State of New York aforesaid and being the farm which the parties of the first part now resides on and bounded on the South by land owned by Abraham Balkem, Baker Conklin and Alonzo Williams, on the west by lands of John Morrow on the north by lands of Disbrow and on the East by lands of Runyan Compton Supposed to contain seventy five acres of land be the same more or less: Together with all and Singular the hereditaments and appurtenances thereunto belonging or in any wise appertaining and the reversion and reversions, remainder and remainders, rents issues and profits thereof and all the Estate right title interest claim and demand whatsoever of the said party of the first part, either in law or Equity of in and to the above bargained premises with the Said hereditaments and appurtenances To Have and to Hold the Said premises as above described with the appurtenances unto the Said party of the Second part, his heirs and assigns forever, And the Said party of the first part, for themselves their heirs Executors and administrators doth covenant, grant, bargain, and agree to and with the said party of the Second part his heirs and assigns that at the time of the Ensealing and delivery of these presents they were well Seized of the premises above conveyed as a good Sure perfect absolute and indefeasible Estate of inheritance in the law in fee simple And that the above bargained premises in the quiet and peaceable possession of the said party of the Second part, his heirs and assigns against all and Every person or persons lawfully claiming or to claim the whole or any part thereof will forever Warrant and Defend:  In witness whereof the party of the first part have hereunto set their hands and Seals on the day and in the year first above written.
Sealed and delivered in the presence                                           Elijah Bennett    -  seal  -
Of Samuel Bennett                                                              Margaret   her X mark   Bennett    -  seal  -
State of New York
Steuben County    I Henry S. Williams a Judge of the County Court of the Said County do certify that on the 7th day of May A.D. 1835 Before me comes Elijah Bennett and Margaret his wife to me known to be the individuals described in and who Executed the within conveyance, and the Said Elijah acknowledged that he Executed the Same, And the Said Margaret acknowledged to me on a private Examination apart from her Said husband that She Executed Said conveyance freely and without any fear or compulsion of her said husband.                                                                   Henry S. Williams
Recorded 7th May 1835 at 4 o’clock P.M.  Wm H. Bull Clerk

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