Document. Jesse Rogers Deed, Scott County, VA, 1839



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Jesse Rogers Deed 1839 Scott County Va.
THIS INDENTURE made the 29th day of November Anno Dominie 1839 between John Willis and William Crow intermarried with Sally Willis and Thomas Taylor intermarried with Nancy Willis of the County of Hawkins in the State of Tennessee and Daniel Willis and Golman Davison intermarried with Elizabeth Willis of the one part and jesse Rogers of the County of Scott and State of Virginia of the other part therein right, title, and interest to him the said Jesse Rogers to five sixths part of an undivided or parcel of land containing two hundred acres (more or less) lying and being in the County of Scott and State of Virginia, aforesaid, in the Poor Valley on the waters of North Fork of Holston River and which was granted to Jacob Willis dec'd by the State of Virginia by a Grant bearing date the 16 (sixteenth) day of August one thousand seven hundred and ninety two and bounded as follows To Wit: Beginning at the foot of a Pine Ridge by a Branch at a White Oak and Beech from thence N 69 E 52 poles to a Black Oak and White Oak and Beech at the foot of Clinch Mountain and along the same S 87 E 330 poles to a Black Oak and Two White Oaks thence S 15 W 160 poles to a Black Oak at the foot of a ridge and thence N 69 W 327 poles to the beginning with all and singular appertunances thereunto belonging or in any wixe appertaining to the said Jesse Rogers and his heirs forever to have and to hold to ones own proper use and behoof forever free from the claims or claim or challenge and demand of all and any person or persons whatsoever claiming under us and further the said John Willis, William Crow, Thomas Taylor, Davis Willis , and Goldman Davison, warrant and defend the said tract of land or parcel of land unto the said Jesse Rogers and his forever free from the claim or Claims of any person or persons claiming under us. In Witness whereof the said John Willis , William Crow, Thomas Taylor, David Willis, Goldman Davison doth hereunto set their hands and affix their seals this day and date first above written.
Signed, sealed and delivered in presence of:
James M. Bellamy (witness) John Willis (seal)
John Rogers (witness) William Crow Jr. (seal)
Bradley X Bellamy (witness) Daniel Willis (seal)
Thomas Taylor (seal)
Goldman Davison (seal)
Virginia-At a Court of Quarterly sessions held in Scott Co. the 13th day of August 1839.

This Indenture of bargain and saled for land from John Willis and others, Jesse Rogers was granted in Court by the Oaths of James Bellamy, John Rogers and Bradley Bellamy, subscribing witnesses and is ordered to be recorded.

Atteste John Martin S.S.C.
Map of General location of Jacob Willis' property.
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