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Division of Grile tract in 1895
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Deed of Henry M. Shutts of the County of Charlotte and State of Virginia, and Sarah Jane Shutts his wife to George Grile of Ohio

Submitted by Linda Lawson

Charlotte County, Va

Deed Book 33; Pg 425 - 427

Shutts to Grile

This Indenture made this eleventh day of March in the year of our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred and seventy two, between Henry M. Shutts of the County of Charlotte and State of Virginia, and Sarah Jane Shutts his wife of the first part, and George Grile of Ohio of the second part, witneseth that the said party of the first part in consideration of the sum of four thousand dollars, the receipt whereof is hereto acknowledged to them duly paid have sold and by these presents do grant and to the said party of the second part his heirs and asigns all that certain tract or parcel of land on which the said party of the first part now resides, situate in the County of Charlotte and State of Virginia and is descriped as follows to wit: Beginning at the small Ash in D. Bacons estate line, near corner between Mr. Potter and Shutts at A ---- thence N 4 degrees W 42 3/4 poles N 6 degrees E 10 poles, N 17 degrees E 22 3/4 poles N 22 degrees E 18 poles, N 18 1/2 E 24 and N 24 degrees E 42 poles to the corner of the fence at some blazed bushes at B, thence --- 48 degrees W 18 1/2 poles to a White Oak on the North bank of the creek at C, thence ----- 39 poles to a pile of Rocks on the East side of the raod at D, thence along the road N 32 1/2 degrees E 38 poles N 51 degrees E 14 poles and N 60 degrees E 33 1/2 poles to a Hickory on the West side of the road at E thence off on Bacons Estate line N 60 degrees W 81 1/2 poles to a stake near a cedar at F, thence N 18 degrees E 137 poles to a pine in the line of Booths Estate at G, thence S 76 degrees E 87 3/4 poles to a walnut tree at H, thence S 49 degrees E 133 1/2 poles to a Hickory in Estate of Dr. Gardens line at I, thence S 54 degrees W 66 1/2 poles to a stake on the North side of the road at J, along the road, thence S 37 1/2 W 10 1/2 poles to Gardens Estate corner Rock at K, thence off on his line S 1 degree E 101 1/2 poles to a white Oak at L, thence S 28 E 17 poles to a pile of Rocks near a little pine at M, thence a new line S 15 degrees W 72 poles to a White Oak at N thence S 66 degrees W 153 poles to the beginning at A, containing three hundred and twenty five acres (the grave yard containing three fourths of an acre with the right of way to the same being reserved: with the appurstenance and all the estate title and interest therein of the said party of the first part and the said Henry M. Shutts and Sarah Jane Shutts his wife do hereby covenant and agree to and with said party of the second part his heirs and asigns that the premises thus conveyed in the quiet and peaceable possession of the said party of the second part his heirs and asigns they will forever warrand and defend against any person whomsoever lawfully claining the same or any part thereof. In witness whereof the party of the first part have hereunto set their hands and seals the day and year first above written.

H. M. Shutts (seal)

Sarah Jane Shutts (seal)

State of Virginia }

Charlotte County } ss

On this fifth day of April in the year One Thousand Eight Hundred and Seventy two before me appeared Henry M. Shutts and Sarah Jane Shutts his wife to me personally known to be the same persons described in, and who executed the foregoing instrument, who severally acknowledged that the executed the same, and the said Sarah Jane Shutts wife of Henry M. Shutts on a private examination by me, and hving the indenture explained to her after reading the same to her, apart from her said husband, acknowledged that she executed the same freely, and without any fear or compulsion of her said husband, and does not wish to retract it. Given under my hand and the seal of my office this day and year above written at Wylliesburg, Va.

Thomas W. Greer

Notary Public

In Charlotte County court Clerks office May 6, 1872 The foreging writing together with the certificate of its acknowledgement ----------as to Henry M. Shutts and Sarah Jane his wife, whose names are signed thereto, was this day filed in this office and admitted to record. Four Dollars Internal Revenue Staped attached and cancelled.

Teste H. A. Carrington C.

This Indenture made this Eleventh day of March One thousand eight hundred and seventy two between Geo. W. Grile and Ann H. Grile of Holmes Co., Ohio of the first part and Henry M. Shutts of Charlotte Co., Va witneseth that the said party of the .......................(**Note - One line missing from copy**).................................. second part his heirs and asigns forever all that certain tract of land known as the Dr. Saunders farm, being the same farm purchased this day by the said G. W. Grile from the said H. M. Shutts described fulliy in the Deed given this day by the said shutts to the said Grile, situate in Charlotte Co Va containing 325 acres, with the appurtinances and all the Estate Title and interest of the said party of the first part therein: to have and to hold the same to the said party of the second part his heirs ana asigns forever provided always, and thes presents are in the ----- condition, that if the said party of the first part their heirs, executors or administration shall well and duly pary, or cause to be paid to the said party of the second part his certain attorney, heirs, executors, administration, ar asigns the sum of one thousand seven hundred dollars ($1700) to be paid as follows. One thousand dollars on the 1st day of April 1873 and seven hundred dollars on the 1st day of April 1874 with intrest at 6 percent per annum from Jan. 1st 1872 according to the condition of 2 certain bonds or writings obligatory, bearing even date herewith, executed by the said Geo W. Grile to the said party of the second part, which said ---- the said Geo. W. Grile and Ann H Grile of the first part hereby cobenant to pay, their presents shall cease and be void, and in case default shall be made in the payment of the principal sum hereby intended to be secured, or in the payment of the interest thereof, or any part of such principal or interest as above provided then the said party of the second part his executors, administrators, or asigns, are hereby authorized persuent to ----- to sell the premises above granted or so much thereof as will be necessary to satisfy the amount them due, with the costs and expenses allowed by law, rendering the overplus if any there may be, to the said party of the first part their heirs executors administrators or asigns. In witnef whereof the said party of the first part have hereunto set their hands and seals the day and year first above written.

Geo W. (his mark) Grile (seal)

Ann H. Grile (seal)

State of Virginia }

County } ss

On theis fifth day of April in the year one thousand eight hundred and seventy two before me appeared Geo W. Grile and Ann H. Grile his wife to me personally known to be the same persons described in and who executed the foregoing instrument who severeally acknowledged that they executed the same and the said Ann H. Grile wife of Geo W, Grile on a private examination by me apart from her said husband, having the writing read and explained to her acknowledged that she executed the same freely, and without any fear or compulsion of her said husband, and that she does not wish to retract it. Given under my had and the seal of my office the date above written at Wylliesburg.

Thomas W. Greer N. Public (seal)

In Charlotte Court Clerks Office May 6th 1872

The foregoing writing together with the certificate of its acknowledgment ----- as to Geo W. Grile and ann H his wife, whose names are signed thereto was this day filed in this office and admitted to record. Two dollars Internal Revenue Stamps attached and cancelled.

Teste H. A. Carrington C.

Deeds dividing the Grile tract

Deed Book 44: Pages 276 - 279

Griles Geo. W. from Griles Ann H.

This deed made this 2nd day of January One Thousand Eight Hundred and ninety five between Ann H. Grile party of the first part and George W. Grile party of the second part, all of the County of Charlotte State of Virginia, Witnesseth: That for and in consideration of the love and affection I bear my son the said George W. Grile, I the said Ann H. Grile party of the first part to this deed do hereby give and deliver to my said son all of that certain tract of land lying and being in Charlotte County Virginia on the road leading from Wylliesburg to Randolph and with metes and bounds as follows Viz: Beginning at a rock on the road running North 14 degrees E 154 poles to small poplar on R. G. Crafton's line thence N 76 degrees W 62 1/2 poles along said line to a corner pine thence S 18 W 137 poles along Sallie Booths line to corner stake thence S 60 degrees E 8 1/2 poles to the beginning and containing (65) Sixety five acres with perfect right and title to the same to be his and his heirs forever. Witness the following signature and seal on the day and year above written.

Ann H. Grile (seal)

State of Virginia

County of Charlotte

I, J. E. Booth a Justice of the peace in and for the County of Charlotte State of Virginia do certify that Ann H. Grile whose ___ is signed to the foregoing writing bearing date the 2nd day of January 1895 has acknowledged the same before me in my county aforesaid. Given under my hand this the 12th Feby. 1895.

J. E. Booth J. P.

In Charlotte County Court Clerks Office March 4th 1895

The foregoing writing was this day filed in this office & upon the certificate of acknowledgement annexed admitted to record.

Teste

J. C. Carrington C

Jones Ann Rebecca from Griles, Ann H .

This deed made this 12th day of February Eighteen Hundred and ninety five between Ann H. Grile party of the first part and Ann Rebecca Jones (formally Grile) party of the second part all of the County of Charlotte State of Virginia, Witnessethh: Thar for and in consideration of the affection and love that I the said Ann H. Grile bear to my said daughter Ann Rebecca Jones, I do hereby give and deliver to her the following described tract of land lying on the road leading from Wylliesburg to Randolph within Lower end of Charlotte County Virginia and bounded as follows viz: Beginning at a Stake on south side of road. S 5 W 84 poles to corner rock in old field thence N 80 W 42 poles to a pine thence N 24 degrees E 6 ¾ poles N 48 degrees W 13 1/2 poles, N 59 W 39 poles to road thence along road N 32 1/2 degrees E 38 poles N 54 E 14 poles N 60 degrees E 33 1/2 poles S 78 E 26 2/3 poles to the beginning and containing thirty five acres with perfect right and title to the same to be hers and her heirs forever. Witness the following signature and seal on this day and year above written.

Ann H. Grile (seal)

State of Virginia

County of Charlotte

I, J. E. Booth a Justice of the peace in and for the County of Charlotte State of Virginia do certify that Ann H. Grile whose name is signed to the foregoing writing bearing date the 12th day of Feby. 1895 has acknowledged the same before me in my county aforesaid. Given under my hand this the 12th Feby. 1895.

J. E. Booth J. P.

In Charlotte County Court Clerks Office March 4th 1895

The foregoing writing was this day filed in this office & upon the certificate of acknowledgement annexed admitted to record.

Teste

J. C. Carrington C

Grile, D. Snyder from Grile, Ann H

This deed made this 12th day of February One Thousand Eight Hundred and ninety five between Ann H. Grile party of the first part and D. Snyder Grile party of the second part all of the County of Charlotte State of Virginia, Witnesseth: That for and in consideration of the affection and love I bear to my son the said Snyder Grile, I the said ann H. Grile do hereby give and deliver to him the following described tract of land lying on Sandy Creek in the Lower end of Charlotte County on the South Side of the road leading from Wylliesburg to Randolph and bounded as follows Viz: Beginning at Jone's Corner on road running S 85 degrees E 29 poles N 70 E 20 poles N 65 E 19 poles to Ingrams Corner rock on road, thence S 1 degree E 101 1/2 poles on said line to a new conrer hickory with Hutcheson thence N 67 1/2 degrees E 178 poles to Burwells line (corner rocks) between Grile and Hutcheson thence on said line N 17 degrees E 12 1/2 poles N 22 degrees E 18 poles N 18 1/2 degrees E 24 poles N 24 degrees E 35 1/4 poles to a pine new corner with Jones thence N 80 degrees E 42 poles to rock in old field thence N 5 degrees E 84 poles to the beginning and containing Eighty one acres with perfect right and title to the same to be his and his heirs forever. Witness the following signature and seal this day and year above written.

Ann H. Grile (seal)

State of Virginia

County of Charlotte

I, J. E. Booth a Justice of the Peace in and for the County of Charlotte State of Virginia do certify that Ann H. Grile whose name is signed to the foregoing writing bearing date the 12th day of Feby. 1895 has acknowledged the same before me in my county aforesaid. Given under my hand this the 12th Feby. 1895.

J. E. Booth J. P.

In Charlotte County Court Clerks Office March 4th 1895

The foregoing writing was this day filed in this office & upon the certificate of acknowledgement annexed admitted to record.

Teste

J. C. Carrington C

Ferrell M. J. from Grile Ann H.

This deed made this 12th day of February One Thousand Eight Hundred and ninety five between Ann H. Grile party of the first part and Mary J. Ferrell (formerly Grile) party of the second part all of the county of Charlotte, State of Virginia. Witnesseth: That for and in consideration of the affection and love I bear for my daughter the said Mary J. Ferrell (formerly Grile), I the said Ann H. Grile do hereby give and deliver to her the described tract of land lying in the County of Charlotte, State of Virginia on the road leading from Wylliesburg to Randolph and bounded as follows Viz: Beginning at a rock on road, thence along road S 78 degrees E 26 2/3 poles, S 85 degrees E 29 poles N 70 degrees E 20 poles, N 65 degrees E 45 1/3 poles to corner of Vaughan's lot thence N 49 degrees W 40 poles, N 56 E 40 poles in Craftons line, thence along said line N 49 degrees W 93 1/2 poles N 76 W 25 1/4 poles to new corner with George Grile thence S 14 degrees W (believe this is 154 poles) along the line of George Grile to the beginning and containing Sixty five acres to be hers and her heirs forever with perfect right and title to the same. Witness the following signatures and seal on this the day and year above written.

An H Grile (seal)

State of Virginia

County of Charlotte

I, J. E. Booth a Justice of the Peace in and for the County of Charlotte State of Virginia do certify that Ann H. Grile whose name is signed to the foregoing writing bearing date the 12th day of Feby. 1895 has acknowledged the same before me in my county aforesaid. Given under my hand this the 12th Feby. 1895.

J. E. Booth J. P.

In Charlotte County Court Clerks Office March 4th 1895

The foregoing writing was this day filed in this office & upon the certificate of acknowledgement annexed admitted to record.

Teste

J. C. Carrington C

Vaughan R. E. from Grile Ann H.

This deed made this 12th day of February One Thousand Eight Hundred and ninety five between Ann H. Grile party of the first part and Rosetta E. Vaughan party of the second part all of the County of Charlotte, State of Virginia. Witnessetht: That for and in consideration of the affection and love I bear my daughter the said Rosetta E. Vaughan (formerly Grile) I hereby give and deliver to her the following described tract of land lying in the road leading from Wylliesburg to Randolph on the Lower end of Charlotte County Virginia, and bounded as follows Viz: Beginning at a hickory on R. G. Crafton's line thence S 56 degrees W 40 poles to Stake on road, thence N 49 degrees W 40 poles along road on M. J. Ferrells line thence N 56 degrees E 40 poles to Crafton's line thence along said line S 49 degree E 40 poles to the beginning and containing ten acres with perfect right and title to the same to be hers and her heirs forever. Witness the following signature and seal this the day and year above written.

Ann F Grile (Seal)

(Note: "F" was likely written in error)

State of Virginia

County of Charlotte

I, J. E. Booth a Justice of the Peace in and for the County of Charlotte State of Virginia do certify that Ann H. Grile whose name is signed to the foregoing writing bearing date the 12th day of Feby. 1895 has acknowledged the same before me in my county aforesaid. Given under my hand this the 12th Feby. 1895.

J. E. Booth J. P.

In Charlotte County Court Clerks Office March 4th 1895

The foregoing writing was this day filed in this office & upon the certificate of acknowledgement annexed admitted to record.

Teste

J. C. Carrington C

Hutcheson Sevilla A from Grile Ann H.

This Deed made this 12th day of February One Thousand Eight Hundred and ninety five between Ann H. Grile party of the first part and Sevilla Hutcheson (formerly Grile) party of the second part all of the County of Charlotte State of Virginia. Witnesseth: That for and in consideration of the affection and love I bear my said daughter Sevilla A. Hutcheson I, the said Ann H Grile do hereby give and deliver to her the following described tract of land lying in the Lower end of Charlotte County on Sandy Creek and bounded as follows Viz: Beginning at a hickory at corner of Ingrams and Brown's line running W 28 degrees E 17 poles thence S 15 W 72 poles S 66 W 153 poles on Browns line to Burwells line to corner thence N 4 degrees W 42 3/4 poles N 6 degrees E 10 poles N 17 degrees E 10 1/4 poles to rock at new corner with Snyder Grile thence N 67 1/2 degrees E 178 poles dividing line between this and Snyder Grile tract to the beginning and containing seventy (70) acres to be hers and her heirs forever with perfect right and title to the same. Witness the following signature and seal on this the day and year above written.

Ann H. Grile

State of Virginia

County of Charlotte

I, J. E. Booth a Justice of the Peace in and for the County of Charlotte State of Virginia do certify that Ann H. Grile whose name is signed to the foregoing writing bearing date the 12th day of Feby. 1895 has acknowledged the same before me in my county aforesaid. Given under my hand this the 12th Feby. 1895.

J. E. Booth J. P.

In Charlotte County Court Clerks Office March 4th 1895

The foregoing writing was this day filed in this office & upon the certificate of acknowledgement annexed admitted to record.

Teste

J. C. Carrington C