Matthew Morry to Patrick Cain
This Indenture made and agreed upon this second day of November in the Year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty three Between Matthew Morry of Capelin Bay in the Southern District of Newfoundland of the one part and Patrick Cain of the same place planter of the other part Witnesseth that for and in consideration of the sum of twenty four pounds currency in hand paid by the said Patrick Cain to the said Matthew Morry at and before the sealing and delivery of these presents the Receipt whereof doth hereby appear, he the said Matthew Morry for himself his heirs and assigns (Hath??) these presents doth grant, bargain, sell, and assign to the said Patrick Cain his heirs Executors, Administrators and assigns all that piece or parcel of ground and plantation formerly in the occupation of William Broderick deceased and now in the possession of the said Patrick Cain situated in Capelin Bay aforesaid bounded on the North East by the public road leading from Cape Broyle to Ferryland, on the SE by land in possession of Patrick Clancey on the North West by land granted to Benjamin Sweetland and on the SW by ungranted land.
To have and to hold the said piece or parcel of Ground and Plantation together with all the appurtenances, and Privileges thereunto belonging to him the said Patrick Cain his heirs and assigns for ever.
In Witness whereof the said Matthew Morry has hereunto set his hand and Seal the day and year first before written.
Signed Sealed and Matthew Morry LS
Received from Patrick Cain the sum of twenty four pounds Currency being the consideration Money within mentioned to be paid by him.
S. Johns} Newfoundland
Sworn at S. Johns this
I do hereby Certify that the foregoing Indenture from Matthew Morry to Patrick Cain was duly Registered by me this twenty second day of November AD one thousand eight hundred and forty three.
1/ The term LS means Legal Seal.
2/ The term Indenture refers to a deed to which several persons are parties, in which each assumes corresponding obligations.
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