Return to Mecklenburg Co., VA Miscellaneous Land Records

 

 Submitted by Kathy Turner December 30, 2010

 

Mecklenburg Co., VA Deed Bk 36, pp. 555-556

 

 

Toone, A. J. & wife to Richard Russell: This Deed made the 18th day of November in the year eighteen hundred fifty six between Andrew J. Toone and Sarah J. his wife of the first part and Richard Russell of the second part all of the County of Mecklenburg & State of Virginia Witnesseth that in consideration of the sum of two thousand dollars in hand paid the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged the said Andrew J. Toone his wife do grant unto the said Richard Russell all the right title & Interest in a certain tract of land lying & being in the upper end of the County of Mecklenburg & State of Virginia containing two hundred & eleven acres be the same more or less & bounded by the lands of Charles McCutcheon, William Loafman, Thomas Brame, William Hunbridge, and David G. Smith, and that they will generally warrant the property hereby conveyed. Witness the following signatures & seals this the day & year above written.

A.    J. Toone (seal)

Sarah J. Toone (seal)

 

Mecklenburg County to wit

I Royall Lockett as Justice of the Peace for the County aforesaid in the State of Virginia do certify that Andrew J. Toone whose name is signed to the annexed writing bearing date on the 8th day of November eighteen hundred & fifty six has acknowledged the same before me in my county aforesaid. Given under my hand this 8th day of November eighteen hundred & fifty six.

                                                                                                Royall Lockett J.P.

 

Mecklenburg County to wit

We Royall Lockett & Richard Boyd Justices of the Peace for the County aforesaid in the state of Virginia do certify that Sarah J. Toone the wife of Andrew J. Toone whose names are signed to the writing hereto annexed bearing date on the 8th day of November eighteen hundred & fifty six and personally appeared before us in the County aforesaid and being examined by us privily and apart from her husband and having the writing aforesaid fully explained to her, she the said Sarah J. Toone acknowledged the said writing to be her act and declared that she had willingly executed the same, and does not wish to retract it. Given under our hands this 8th day of November eighteen hundred & fifty six.

                                                                                                Royall Lockett J.P.

                                                                                                Richard Boyd J.P.

 

In the Clerks Office of Mecklenburg County Court January 19th 1869.

The foregoing Deed of Bargain & Sale together with the certificate of acknowledgement & relinquishment of dower thereon endorsed was this day received in the Clerks Office aforesaid and admitted to record.

                                                                                    Teste R. F. Clack, Clk.

Examined