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and bequeath to my dear brother, R. A. the sum of ten pounds, to buy hin mowning. I give and bequeath to my son, J. A. the sum of two hundred pounds. I give and bequeath to my daughter, E. E. the sum of one hundred pounds, and to my daughter A. V. the like sum of one hundred pounds. All the rest and residue of my estate, goods and chattels, I give and bequeath to my dear beloved wife, E. R. whom I nominate, constitute and appoint sole executrix of this my last will and testament, hereby revoking all other and former viits by me at any time heittofore made. In witness whe, eof, I have hereunto set my hand and seal, the
in the year of our Lord Signed, sealed, published and declared by the said testator, B. A. as and for his last will and testament, in the presence
of who have subscribed our names as witnesses thereto, in the presence of the said testator.
L. T. NOTE.-The testator after taking off his seal, must in presence of the witnesses pronounce these words, “ I publish and declare this to be my last will and testament."
Where real estate is devised, three witnesses are abso lutely necessary, who must sign it in the presence of the testator.
A LEASE OF A HOUSE.
KNOW all men by these presents, that I, A. B. of
in for and in consideration of the sum of
received to my full satisfaction of P. V. of this
in the year of our Lord, have demised and to farm let, and do by these presents, demise and to farm let, unto the said P. Y. his heirs, exécutors, administrators and asssigns, one certain piece of land, lying and being situated in said bounded, &c. (Here describe the buundaries] with a dwelling-house thereon standing, for the term of one year from this date. TO HAVE and to hold to him the said P. V. bis heirs, erecutors, administrators and assigns for said term, to
hin the said P. V. to use and occupy, as to him shall seen meet and proper. And the said A. B. doth FurTHER COVENANT with the said P. that he hath good right to .et and demise, the said letten and demised premises in manner aforesaid, and that he the said A. during the said time will suffer the said P. quietly to have and to HOLD, use, occupy and enjoy said demised prenuises, and that said P. shall have, hold, use, occupy, possess and enjoy the same, free and clear of all incumbrances, claiins, rights and titles whatsoever. In witness, whereof, I the said A. B. have hereunto set my hand and seal this
day of Signed, sealed and delivered ? In presence of
A. R. A NOTE PAYABLE AT A BANK. $500, 60
HARTFORD, May 30, 1815. FOR value received, I promise to pay tn John Mer... chant, or order, Five Hundred Dollars and Sixty Cents, at Hartford Bank, in sixty days from the date.
AN INLAND BILL OF EXCHANGE. $83, 34
Boston, June 1, 1815. TWENTY days after date, please to pay to S.C or order, Eighty-Three Dollars and Thirty-Four Cents and place it to my account, as per advice from your humble servant,
T. P. Mr. T. W. Merchant,
A PROMISSORY NOTE. $130
NEW-YORK, March 8, 1814. FOR value received, I promise to pay to H. W. One Hundred and Thirty Dollars, in four months from this date, with interest until paid.
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