Dated 2nd January 1872
Deed of Land
SITUATE in Twp. of Haldimand
I certify that the wintin Instrument is duly entered and registered in the Registry Office for the west Ridding of the County of Northumberland in Book K for the Twonship of Haldimand at 2:58 o’Clock P.M., of the 3rd day of January A.D. 1872
J.W. Kerr- Conveyances Cobourg
County of NORTHUMBERLAND
To Wit: I Josias Rieley Metcalf of the Town of Cobourg in the County of Northumberland, Law Student, make oath and say:
1. That I was personally present and did see the within Instrument and Duplicate thereof duly signed, Sealed and executed by William Linton and Agnes Linton. Two of the parties thereto.
2. That the said Instrument and Duplicate were executed by the said parties at the said Town of Cobourg-.
3. That I know the said parties-.
4. That I am a subscribing witness to the said Instrument and Duplicate.
Sworn before me at the Town of Cobourg in the County of Northumberland this third day of January A.D. 1872
This Indenture made in duplicate the second day of January one thousand eight hundred and seventy two. In pursuance of the act respecting short forms and conveyances
BETWEEN William Linton of the Township of Haldimand in the County of Northumberland, (?) of the first part
Agnes Linton his wife, of the second part: and John Linton of the same place, (?) of the Third part:
Witnesseth that in consideration of four thousand five hundred dollars of lawful money of Canada now paid by the said party of the third part to the said party of the first part (the receipt whereof is hereby him acknowledge_ He the said party of the first part Doth grant unto the said party of the third part his heirs and assigns for ever All and singular that certain parcel or tract of land and premises situate lying and being in the said township of Haldimand being composed of the north half of lot number nineteen in the ninth concession of the said township of Haldimand
To Have and to Hold unto the said party of the third part his heirs and assigns to and for his and their sole and only use forever. Subject nevertheless to the reservations limitations provisos and conditions expressed in the original grant thereof from the Crown and subject to a mortgage to the Church Society and to a mortgage to John W. Kerr of Cobourg which said mortgages the party of the third part herby covenants to assure and pay off.
The said party of the first part covenants with the said party of the third part that he hat the right to convey the said lands to the said party of the third part, notwithstanding any act of the said party of the first part.
And that the said party of the third part shall have quiet possession of the said lands free from all incumbrances save said mortgages
And the said party of the first part covenants with the said party of the third part the he will execute such further assurances of the said lands as may be requisite
And the said party of the first part covenants with the said party of the third part that he hath done no act to incumber the said lands save said mortgages
And the said party of the first part releases to the said party of the third part all his claims upon the said lands.
And the said party of the second part hereby bars her dower in said land
In witness whereof the said parties hereto have hereunto set their hands and seals
Signed, sealed, and delivered
In the presences of