THIS INDENTURE made the eighth Day of September Anno Domini, one thousand seven hundred and seventy nine, BETWEEN Jacob Sheirer of Shrewsberry Township in the County of York, & State of Pennsylvania yeoman and Anna his Wife of the one part, AND Tobias Hartman of the County of Lancaster and State aforesaid of the other part, WITNESSETH that the said Jacob Sheirer and Anna his Wife, for and in Consideration of the sum of One thousand & two hundred pounds Lawful money of Pennsylvania to him the said Jacob Sheirer well and truly in hand paid, by the said Tobias Hartman at or before the ensealing and delivery of these presents, the receipt whereof he the said Jacob Sheirer doth hereby acknowledge the ensealing and delivery of these presents, the receipt whereof he the said Jacob Sheirer doth hereby acknowledge and thereof, and of every part and parcel thereof, doth acquit and discharge forever the said Tobias Hartman his Heirs, and Assigns by these presents, Have granted, bargained sold, aliened, released infeoffed and confirm'd and by these presents, Do grant, bargain, sell, alien, release enfeoff and confirm unto the siad Tobias Hartman and to his Heirs and Afsigns, forever, all that certain Piece or tract of Land, Situate lying and being in Shrewberry Township in the County of York aforesaid, Adjoining the Lands of Jacob Hess, Henry Walter and Andrew Schwartz, Containing One hundred Acres (be the same more or less) it being the same Lands which in pursuance of a Warrant; from the Honourable the Proprietaries of Pennsylvania bearing date the twenty eighth Day of December, which was in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and seventy four was granted unto the aforesaid Jacob Sheirer and to be Surveyed and laid out to him the said Jacob Sheirer accordingly, as in and by the said Warrant may and doth appear [being also the same Land Originally Improved by Adam Alt who together with Susanah his Wife by an Instrument of Writing under their Hand and Seals bearing date the Seventeenth Day of April which was in the year of our Lord 1769 for the Consideration therein mentioned, did bargain sell & convey the same unto Henry Alt, and to his Heirs and Assigns forever as by the said Instrument of Writing may appear, AND the said Henry Alt and Anna Maria his Wife by an Indenture, under their Hands and Seals, bearing date the sixteenth Day of December AoDi 1774 for the Consideration therein mentioned, did bargain sell and convey the same unto Jacob Sheirer (party hereto) and to his Heirs and Assigns forever, as by the said Indenture may appear] TOGETHER with all and singular the Houses, Outhouses, Edifices and buildings thereon erected and built Profits, Commodities, Advantages, Emoluments, Hereditaments, and appurtenances, whatsoever to the same belonging or in anywise appertaining, And the reversion and reversions, remainder and remainders, rents Issues and Profits thereof and also all the Estate, right, title, Interest, use, trust, property, possession claim and demand whatsoever of him the said Jacob Sheirer & his said Wife of in or to the same or every or any part thereof, and also all Deeds, Evidences and Writings, touching or concerning the same, or any part thereof and now in the Custody or Pofsefion of him the said Jacob Sheirer or which he can or may come by without Suit at Law or Equity, TO HAVE AND TO HOLD the said piece or parcel of Land Hereditaments and premisses hereby granted, with the Appurtenances unto the said Tobias Hartman his Heirs and Afsigns forever, To the only proper use benefit and behoof of the said Tobias Hartman his Heirs and Afsigns forever, UNDER and Subject to the residue of Purchase money, Interest and yearly Quit rent now due and hereafter to become due for the same, to the Chief Lord or Lords of the Fee thereof, AND the said Jacob Sheirer for himself, his Heirs, Executors and Administrators, doth convenant, promise and grant, to and with the said Tobias Hartman his Heirs and Assigns that he the said Jacob Sheirer his Heirs and Assigns, and all and every other person and persons his or their Heirs, any thing having or claiming in the said premifses above granted, or meant mentioned or intended so to be or any part thereof by from or under him them or any or either of them shall and will from time to time and at all times hereafter upon the reasonable request and at the proper Costs and Charges of him the said Tobias Hartman his Heirs and Assigns make do and execute or cause and procure to be made done and executed, all and every such further and other Lawful and reasonable Act and Acts thing and things, conveyances and Assurances in the Law whatsoever for the further better more sure and perfect granting conveying and assuring of all and singular the said Premisses with the appurtenances unto the said Tobias Hartman his Heirs and Assigns forever, as by him the said Tobias Hartman his Heirs or Assigns, or his or their Council learned in the Law; shall be reasonably advised, devised and required AND he the said Jacob Sheirer and Anna his Wife, their Heirs the said piece or parcel of Land above described and premissses unto the said Tobias Hartman his Heirs and Assigns, against him the said Jacob Sheirer and their Heirs, and against all and every other person and persons ___, Lawfully claiming said premissses, or any part thereof, by from or under him them or any of them, shall and will Warrant and forever defend by these presents, excepted only the Chief Lord or Lords of the Tee thereof as aforesaid, IN WITNESS whereof the said parties to these presents have hereto interchangeably set their Hand and Seals, the Day and year first above written
Sealed & Delivered in the presence of
Signed: Jacob ___ (seal)
Anna (her mark) Sheirer (seal)
RECEIVED on the Day of the date of the above Indenture of the above named Tobias Hartman the sum of One thousand & two hundred pounds in full for the Consideration money abovesaid.
Winefses present at signing Jno Morris Jacob ____
YORK COUNTY aforesaid. Be it remembered that on the eight Day of September, Anno Domini one thousand Seven hundred and seventy nine, Before me the Subscriber, one of his Majesty's Justices of the Peace for the County aforesaid, personally came the above named Jacob Sheirer and Anna his Wife, and acknowledged the above Indenture to be their Act and Deed, and desired that the same might be recorded, according to Law.
Singed Wm Scott (seal)
A true Copy, taken from and compared with the Original at the York, the 29th Day of August
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