Deed from Samuel and Hannah Wampey Robbins to Timothy Root
To All People to Whom These Presents Shall Come: Greeting
Know you that we, Samuel and Hannah Robbins, alias Hannah Wampey, both of Farmington, in the County of Hartford and State of Connecticut, for the consideration of two pounds, ten shillings lawful money received to our full satisfaction of Timothy Root of said Farmington do give, grant, bargain, sell, and confirm unto the said Timothy Root and to his heirs and assigns forever the 2nd Lot in that tract of land purchased by Elnathan Gridley and others, the committee appointed by the General Assembly of this State, for the original Tunxis Tribe of Indians living in said Farmington with the monies accruing to said Tribe for the sale of the Indian Neck lands, so called, and said land lyeth west of the Indian grant on the west side of Pequabuck Meadow, and lot contains two acres and a half of land, is the right, title, and interest set to the said Hannah in the division of said lands.
To have and to hold the above granted and bargained premises with the appurtenances thereof unto him, the said Timothy Root, his heirs, and assigns forever to his and their own proper use and behoof. And, furthermore, we, the said Samuel and Hannah, do by these presents bind ourselves and our heirs forever to warrant and defend the above granted and bargained premises to him, the said Timothy, his heirs, and assigns against all claims and demands whatsoever.
In witness whereof, we have hereunto set our hands and seals,
Samuel Robbins, seal
Hannah Robbins, seal
November 16, 1781
Approved of by us, Hezekiah Wadsworth, John Porter, Committee
Personally Appeared Samuel Robbins and Hannah Robbins, alias Wampey, signers and sealers of the foregoing instrument, and acknowledged the same to be their free act and deed before me, Solomon Whitman, Justice of the Peace, Hartford County in the jurisdiction of Farmington, November 16, 1781
A true entry of a deed recorded January 20, 1783, per Solomon Whitman, Registrar