This Indenture made the eleventh day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred & ninety nine Between Sterling Tucker of the County of Brunswick of the One part and David Tucker Jr. of the said County of the other part Witnesseth that the said Sterling Tucker for & in consideration of one hundred & Fifty Dollars of lawfull money of the Commonwealth to him in hand paid by the said David Tucker . . . do bargain and sell unto the said David Tucker Junr. . . a certain Tract or Parcel of Land lying & being in the County aforesaid containing by estimation forty three acres be the same more or less and bounded as followeth (Vizt.) Beginning at Charles King's Senr. corner (down) in Charles Abernathy's estates line at A thence from A to B along that Estate's line N83 1/2 W 18 poles to an Elm in Tucker's line B to C along Tucker's line N16E 10 poles to a white Oak (down) C to D N4W 85 poles to a Locust Saplin D to E N48E 63 poles to a shrub oak E to F new Line S55E 58 poles to a Hickory in Charles King's Senr. line F to A along the sd. line S35W 128 poles to the Beginning . . . Signed by Sterling Tucker and witnessed by Hartwell Tucker.
Brunswick County Court July 22nd 1799. This Indenture of Bargain and Sale was acknowledged by Sterling Tucker to be his act and deed and ordered to be recorded.
Deed Book 17, page 430, Brunswick County, Virginia