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John PUSLEY to Flood MITCHELL Lease and Release, Edgefield County, State of South Carolina This indenture made Twenty Second day of January one thousand Seven hundred and Ninetyfore and in Eighteenth year of our American Independence Between John PUSLEY and Moses PUSLEY, Excr of John CLACKLER Deceased of the Sd State>and County of the one part and Flood MITCHELL of the Said State and County of the other part . Witnesseth that the Said John PUSLEY and Moses PUSLEY for and in consideration of the sum teen(?) Shillings Sterling of the Curran money of the State aforerards to him in hand pd. by the said Flood MITCHELL at and before the sealing and delivery of these presents the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged they the said John PUSLEY and Moses PUSLEY hath Bargained, Sold and by these presents doth Bargain and sell unto the said Flood MITCHELL all that Plantation or tract of land Containing one hundred acres Situate lying and being on the waters of Stephen's Creek bounding NE on a tract of land belonging to said Christian BUCKHALTER, SE on MARTIN'S land, SW and W on lands name not known, the other side vacant land Together with all and Singular the Houses bifding, Priveleges rights profits and appurtinances Whatsoever therre unto belonging or in any wise appurtatnfng and the reversion and reversions remainder and remainders rents assets and profits thereof TO HAVE and to HOLD the said Plantation or tract of land Containing one hundred acres and Every the appurtinances and premises thereunto belonging to the Said Flood MITCHELL his heirs Exectutors Administrators and assigns torn the day next before the day of the date of these presents for and during and until the full and term of one year from thence next ensuing and fully to be Compleated and Endingtng yielding and paying the Said John PURSEL and Moses PURSLEY the rent of one peppercorn on the last day of the Sd Term if the same be lawlully Demanded to the Intent and purpose that by virtue of these presents and by force of the Statue for transfering of use into possession that he the Said Flood MITCHELL may be in actual possession of all and singular the premises above mentioned with Every of the appurtenances thereunto and thereby the better enabled to have Take and Receive the reversion and inheritance which is intended to be to him and his heirs, grated Released by the said John PURSLEY and Moses PURSLEY by another indenture Intended to be maid and Datted the day next after the Dart hereof In WITNESS whereof we have hereunto set our hands and Seals the day and year first above Written SIGNED SEALED & DELIVERED in the presents of us
Butler WILLIAMS John PUSLEY (seal) John MITCHELL Moses PUSLEY (seal)
State of South Carolina This Indenture made This the twenty third day of January in the year of our lord god one thousand seven Hundred and Ninety fore and in the Eighteenth year of our American Independence BETWEEN John PUSLEY Moses PUSLEY Exorof John CLACKLER Decs of the one part and Flood MFTCHELL of the other part, both of the State and County aforesaid and now this indenture Witnesseth that for and inconsideration of the sum of twenty pounds Sterling money of the State afsd. to said John PUSLEY Moses PUSLEY by the said Flood MITCHELL at and before the sealing and delivery of these Presents the receipt whereof is hereby Acknowledged Hath Granted Bargained Aleen'd Released and Confirmed unto the Said Flood MITCHELL and his...