Marlboro County, SC

Luke ROBERTSON to Legget ROBERTSON, 1806
Contributed by Carol Boykin

Marlboro County, SC, Deeds & Conveyances, Bk.G, pg. 256-257

May 1809
The State of South Carolina} Know all men by these that I Luke Robertson of
the District of Marlborough in the State aforesaid planter in Consideration of the Sum
of fifty Dollars to me paid by Legget Robertson of the District and State aforesaid planter
have Granted Bargained sold & released and by these presents do grant bargain sell and
release unto the said Legget Robertson a part of a tract of land Containing fifty acres
(more or less), being the upper part of that Tract of Land Containint two Hundred & fifty Acres
which was Granted to Mathew Whitfield By his Excellencey Charles Granville(?)Morloges(?)
Esquire Governor SC. Grant bearing date the 22nd day of November 1771
situate in the Distriact of Marlborough N.E. Great Peedee on Crooked Creek & Beverly's
Mill Creek and hath such shapes forms and marks as is represented by a plat to the
original Grant Annexed the said upper part of Fifty Acres (more or less, herby Bargained
and sold to the said Legget Robertson is laid out as followeth Viz beginning at a pine
marked on the longest line of said Tract Joining in Benjamin Beverly's Three Hundred
Acres tract two blazes(?) and ?all then with a line of marked trees to a branch called the
first dream(?) then to a pine marked two blazes and 3 chops(?) crosses(?) then up with the
various courses of the said branch to the next longest line of said tract including
all above said Dividing line. Also part of another tract of Two hundred and fifty acres
situated in said District adjoining to the above fifty acres and hath such shapes and forms
and marks as represented by a plat thereof to the original Grant annexed Viz beginning
at a post at Corner new marked 2 blazes and 3 chops from thence with a line of new
marked trees through the plantation by two new marked Persimion trees (four ?? trees)
from the Persimon trees a straight line with same new marked pines to a corner a
pine newly marked 2 Blazes and 3 Chops from thence to the Corner of the above fifty
acres tract from thence with the above fifty acres tract line to a pine Corner to the
back line from thence to the beginning post oadk. Together with all and singular the
rights Members, Hereditaments and appertainances to the said part of Two tracts of Land and
premises belonging or in any wise appertaining To have and to hold unto the said
Legget Robertson his Heirs Executors and administrators and assigns forever and I
do herby warrant and forever defend all & Singular the said premises unto the said
Legget Robertson his Heirs and assigns against myself and my Heirs and against
every Person whatsoever lawfully claiming or to claim the same or any part thereof
Witness my hand and seal this Ninth day of October in the year of our Lord one thousand
Eight Hundred and six and in the thirty-first Year of the Independanceny of the United
States of America
Signed Sealed and Delivered}
in the presents of } his
her } Luke x Robertson (seal)
Martha x Gibson } mark
mark }
Samuel x(his mark) Robertson}
State of South Carolina } Personally appeared before me William
Marlborough District } Easterling one of the Justices of the Peace
for the said District
Martha Boykin who being sworn on the Holy Evanglist of Almighty God, saith
on her oath that she was present and did see Luke Robertson sign seal and as his
act and deed deliver the within instrument of writing to Legitt Robertson for the use
and purposes therein Mentioned and that herself (then by the name of Martha Gibson ) and
Samuel Robertson in the presence of each other witnessed the Due Execution thereof
Sworn to & Signed before me this 11th day of August 1808
Wm Easterling J.P. Martha x Boykin
Recorded May 9th 1809

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