Deed from Abner Curtis to Olive Adams

To All People to Whom These Presents Shall Come: Greeting
 
Know you that I, Abner Curtis, of Farmington in the County of Hartford and State of Connecticut in America, administrator on the estate of Solomon Adams, late of said Farmington, pursuant to an order from the Court of Probate in the District of Farmington for the consideration of twenty-four pounds lawful money received to my full satisfaction of Olive Adams of said Farmington do give, grant, bargain, sell, and confirm unto the said Olive Adams and to her heirs and assigns forever one certain piece or parcel of land, situate being in said Farmington, being a part of the 5th Lot in number, west of the Indian grant, so-called, part of the estate of said Solomon Adams, deceased, the whole of said lot containing five acres and a half, thirty-five rod of land, and is butted and bounded as follows, namely, north on the 4th Lot, and south on the 6th Lot, west on a highway, and east, part on Samuel Adams' lot, and part on Palmer Sweet, and part on Abigail Shillings' lot; that is to say, half an acre and thirty-five rods of land taken of at the east end of said lot, extending west to a stone wall, and from the north side extending south so far as to make the last mentioned quantity with a dwelling house standing thereon.
 
To have and to hold the above granted and bargained premises with the appurtenances thereof unto her, the said Olive Adams, and to her heirs and assigns forever, to her and their own proper use and behoof.  And, also, I, the said Abner Curtis, do for myself, my heirs, executors and administrators covenant with the said Olive Adams, her heirs, and assigns that, at and until the ensealing of these presents, I am, by virtue of said order, well-seized of the premises as a good indefeasible estate in fee simple, and have good right to bargain and sell the same in manner and form, as is above written, and that the same is free of all encumbrances whatsoever.   And, furthermore, I, the said Abner Curtis, do by these presents, bind myself and my heirs forever to warrant and defend the above granted and bargained premises to her, the said Olive Adams, her heirs, and assigns against all claims and demands whatsoever.     
 
In witness whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and seal,
 
Abner Curtis, seal
May 3, 1784
 
Witness:
Signed, sealed and delivered in presence of John Treadwell, Dorothy Treadwell
Certification:
Personally appeared Lieutenant Abner Curtis, signer and sealer of the foregoing instrument, and acknowledged the same to be his free act and deed before me, John Treadwell, Justice of the Peace, Hartford County on the jurisdiction of Farmington, May 3, 1784    
Recording:
A true entry of a deed recorded May 3, 1783 per Solomon Whitman, Registrar 
Cataloguing:
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