Hill Deeds  

Theophilus Hill to Isaac Hill Jr. 139 acres, 1763 Theophilus Hill Deed to Isaac Hill Jr. 139 acres, 1763

This Indenture Made the 10 Day of October in the Year of our Lord Christ One Thousand seven Hundred and Sixty three between Theopelus Hill of Edgecomb County and province of North Carolina of the one part and Iaac Hill juner of Dobbs County the other part Planter Witnesseth that the said Theopelus Hill for and in Consideration ofthe Sum of Tenn Pounds Current Money of Virginia all ready in Hand paid by the Said Iaac Hill juner the Receipt Where of the Said Theophelus Hill Do hereby Acknowledge and Him fully Satisfyd Contented and paid Have Bargined Sold Alined Enfoeeffed and Confirmed and by these presents do Bargain Sell Alin Enfeeoff and for Ever Confirme Unto the Sd Iaac Hill and to his heirs and assigns for Evera Certain Track or parcell of Land Situate Lying and being in the County of Dobbs and provence of North Carolina Containing by Estimation One Hundred and Thirty Nine Acres of Land be the Same Moreor Less Which Sd Land Was Granted to Robert Simms by a Deed Bearing Date the Twentyeth Day of April in 1754 Butted and bouned as followeth Viz: Beginning at a Read Oak Runing thence So. 120 Pole to a Hickory thence E. 186 Pole to a White Oake on the Creek thence the Various Courses of the Creek to the first Station To Have and to Hold the Said Plantation or Track of Land With all Edifices Priviledges and Appurtenances to the Sd Iaac Hill juner his heirs and Assigns for Ever and the Said Theophilus Hill for him his Heirs Exors, admors. Doth Covenant promis Grant and Agree to and With the Said Iaac Hill his heirs and assignes for Ever that is to Say the Said Bargained premises Together With all Houses out Houses Orchards Gardens fences Wood Under Woods Ways Water &Water Courses and Minerals Hereditamints to the Sd Same belonging or other Wise Appertaining Unto him the Sd Iaac Hill juner his heirs and Assigns for Ever is fully freely and Clearly Acquited and Discharged of and from all Manner of Incumbrances and that the Sd Theophilus have a Good Right to Sell the Same Unto the Said Iaac Hill juner his heirs& assigns and Lastly the Said Barganed premises with the Appurtenances Unto the Said Iaac Hill juner his heirs and Assignes and the Said Theophilus Hill for him Self his heirs Exrs. And Admrs. Shall and Will Warrant and for Ever Defend Against the Lawfull Claim of Every person Whatsoever in Witness whereof the Sd Theophilus Hill hath here Unto Set my hand and Seal the Day and year first above written.

 Theophilus Hill (Seal)

Signed Sealed & Delivered )

In Presence of Us. . . . . . . )

John Drew

Daniel Powell

Benjamin Andrews


Reverse Side


North Carolina October Inferior Court 1763

Dobbs County Present his Majesty Justices


The Execution of the within deed was Duly proved in

Open court by the oath of John drew a subscribing

Witness thereto and ordered to be Registered

Test Martin Caswell C C

Enrolled in the Registers Office of Dobbs county the 4th

Day of November, in Liber No. 3 page 233 & 234

By Martin Caswell Register


Faithful transcription by Joshua Joyner Stanton, Jr. No spellingor other changes have been made. Isaac was consistently spelledwithout the "s".

December 1999


Deed, Isaac Hill Jr. to James Stanton, 139 acres, 1782

This Indenture made the Twenty sixth day of February in the year of our Lord One Thousand Seven Hundred and Eighty Two, Between Isaac Hill Jr of the County of Wake in the state of No Carolina of the one part and James Stanton of the County of Edgecombe, in the state aforesd of the Other part Witnesseth that I the sd Isaac Hill Jr for and in Consideration of the sum of Fifty pounds Specie to me in Hand paid by the sd James Stanton; the receipt whereof I do hereby acknowledge and myself therewith fully satisfied, contented, and paid, Hath granted, bargain'd sold, convey'd and confirm'd and by these presents Doth fully freely and absolutely, grant, bargain sell convey and confirm unto the said James Stanton, his Heirs and assigns forever, a certain tract or parcel of Land situate in the County of Wayne, in the state aforesd and on the So side of great Cotentnea Creek, Bounded as followeth, to witt, beginning on the sd Creek bank, at a red Oak, and runs the course of the patent or grant, to aHiccory a Corner, thence with the course of patent or grant the Otherline to a white Oak a corner on the sd Creek, thence up the VariousCourses of the sd Creek to the first station, Containing by estimation one hundred & thirty nine Acres be the same more or less; it being the same Land that was convey'd to me the said Isaac Hill Jr by my Unkle Theos Hill, and was patented by Robert Simms To Have and to hold the aforesd Land by the aforesd bounds be the same more or less, together with all and singular the appurtinances thereupon or in any wise appurtaining, or therunto belonging unto the aforesd James Stanton, his heirs and assigns forever unto the only proper use benefit and behoof of him the said James Stanton his Heirs, assigns forever. And I the said Isaac Hill Jr for myself, my Heirs Exrs and Adminrs do covenant promise and agree to and with the said James Stanton his Heirs and Assigns that he the sd Stanton, his Heirs &c from time to time and at all times forever hereafter peaceably and quietly to have hold possess occupy & enjoy the sd Land and premises, and the same clearly acquit and discharge of and from all and all manner of former gifts, grants, bargains, sales leases & mortgages and of and from all incumbrances whatsoever. And I the sd Hill for myself my Heirs Exrs and Adminrs the aforesaid Land and premises unto the aforesaid James Stanton his Heirs and Assigns, against the Lawfull claim or demand of all and all manner of person or persons claiming the same or any part thereof do and will by these presents warrant and forever defend. In Witness whereof I the sd Hill have hereunto set my Hand & Seal the day & yearfirst above written.

Isaac Hill Jr (Seal)

Sign'd Seal'd and deliver'd

In presence of

S. Blyth

Benjamin Ellis

John Hinton


Reverse of the Page


Wayne County, April Court 1782

The execution of the within deed of sale was proved in Court by the oath of Samuel Blyth and ordered to be registered Test Jas Cobb CC

And is Registered in A, Page (54) Test Wm Bridgers Regr


Faithful Transcription by Joshua Joyner Stanton, Jr., December,1999