This Indenture made the tenth day of October in the Year of our Lord one thousand Seven hundred and forty one Between Robert Tucker Senior of the County of Amelia of the one part and John Tucker of the Said County of the other part Witnesseth that the said Robert Tucker Senr. for and in consideration of the Sum of one hundred pounds currant Money of Virginia to him in hand paid by the Said John Tucker before the Ensealing and Delivery hereof the receipt whereof he doth hereby acknowledge and thereof and of Every part and parcel thereof doth fully clearly and absolutely Acquit and discharge the Said Robert Tucker Senr. his heirs Executors & Administrators by these presents and for divers other good causes and considerations him hereunto moving he the Said Robert Tucker Senr. hath granted Bargained Sold and confirmd and by these presents Doth grant Bargain Sell and Confirm unto the Said John Tucker his heirs his heirs (sic) and assigns one certain tract or parcell of Land lying and being in the County of Amelia and on the lower Side of Wintocomake Creek containing by Estimation one hundred Sixty five Acres and a half of Land (To Wit) Beginning at the mouth of the Said John Tucker's Spring Barnch thence down the Creek to a corner Burch thence a Strait line to a corner pine from thence a Strait Line to the road thence up the road to the Said John Tucker's Spring branch thence down the branch to the Beginning . . . Signed by Robert Tucker and witnessed by John Powell, Robert Coleman, and Robert Tucker, Junr. (by his mark).
Memorandum the tenth day of October 1741 that Livery and Seizen of the within Land and premises was made by the within Named Robert Tucker Senr. his heirs and Assigns to the Within named John Tucker according to the form and effect of this Deed . . . Signed by Robert Tucker and witnessed by John Powell, Robert Coleman, and Robert Tucker, Junr. (by his mark).
At a Court held for Amelia County October 16th 1741 Robert Tucker presented and acknowledged this his Deed with Livery and Seizin Endors'd to John Tucker which is ordered to be record'd.
Deed Book 1, page 341, Amelia County, Virginia