Obadiah & Lucy White to David Goode
Franklin County VA Deed Book 6, Pages 247-8
3 Feb 1812
This indenture made this 3rd day of February one thousand eight hundred and twelve between Obadiah White & Lucy his wife of Franklin County of the one part, David Goode of the county aforesaid of the other part, witnesseth that the said Obadiah White & Lucy his wife for and in consideration of four hundred Dollars lawfull money of Virginia to them in have paid by the said David Goode the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged have bargained, sold & do by these presents Bargain sell and deliver unto the said David Goode his heirs and assigns a certain tract or parcel of land lying and being in the county aforesaid on the branches of Town Creek and bounded as followeth to wit Beginning at Hopkins corner red oak in his own line thence with Hopkins line S 29 degrees E 322 poles to Barksdale corner pointer & with his line S 25 1/2 E 140 poles to a post oak in James Martins line & with it N 13 E 162 poles to a Chestnut tree in Jasper Howsers line and with it S 33 W 30 poles to pointers N 47 W 120 poles pointers N 17 W 36 poles to pointers on Coals road N 32 W 152 poles to a black oak N 23 W 88 poles to pointers N 73 1/2 8 poles to a red oak N 55 1/2 W 44 poles to pointers in his own line and with it S 3 W 45 to a Chesnut oak N 60 W 107 poles crossing Coals road to pointers S 32 W 182 poles to black oak S 33 E 80 poles to pointers S 15 E 52 poles to pointers N 38 E 11 poles to a white oak N 75 East 154 poles crossing Chesnut Creek to the Beginning Together with all its appertenances thereunto belonging or in any wise apertaining to hve and to hold the above mentioned tract or parcel of land with the tenaments herediteryments & all and singular other the premises or intended to be bargained and sold unto the said David Goode his heirs or assigns forever to and for the only proper use and behoofs of of him the said David Goode his heirs and assigns free from the claim or claims of them the said Obadiah White & Lucy his wife or either of them or either of their heirs or assigns, & of all and every person or persons whatsoever shall will and do by these presents warrant and defend. In witness whereunto we Obadiah White and Lucy his wife have hereunto set our hands and seals the day and year above written.
At a Court held for Franklin County Feby 3rd 1812
This indenture of bargain and sale between Obadiah White and Lucy his wife of the one part & David Goode of the other part, was acknowledged by the said Obadiah White & Lucy his wife. The said Lucy being first prively examined according to law, voluntarily relinguished her right of dower in and to the land and premises conveyed by the said indenture which is ordered to be recorded.