Fitzroy Township , Province of Canada. THIS INDENTURE, Made the Second day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight Hundred and Forty Two at Kemptville in the District of Johnstown in the Province of Canada: - Between: Bethiah White, widow of the late James White of Kemptville, Yeoman, Charlotte Fenton, wife of Nathaniel Fenton of Kemptville, innkeeper, and Andrew Snyder of Edwardsburg, yeoman of the one part: and Brian McDermott of Fitzroy , in the District of Bathurst, yeoman. that certain tracts or parcels of lands and premises, situate lying and being in the Township of Fitzroy, being composed of Lot Number Eleven in the Tenth Concession of said Township of Fitzroy. [detailed handwritten description of land]. containing by me. 1842 INDENTURE.

Fitzroy Township , Province of Canada. THIS INDENTURE, Made the Second day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight Hundred and Forty Two at Kemptville in the District of Johnstown in the Province of Canada: - Between: Bethiah White, widow of the late James White of Kemptville, Yeoman, Charlotte Fenton, wife of Nathaniel Fenton of Kemptville, innkeeper, and Andrew Snyder of Edwardsburg, yeoman of the one part: and Brian McDermott of Fitzroy , in the District of Bathurst, yeoman. that certain tracts or parcels of lands and premises, situate lying and being in the Township of Fitzroy, being composed of Lot Number Eleven in the Tenth Concession of said Township of Fitzroy. [detailed handwritten description of land]. containing by me

Kemptville. 1842. Large printed and manuscript paper document, 40x 50cm. (16" x 20"), printed with handwritten entries, folded in sixths, worn along creases with some small wholes with some slight text loss, ink entries browned but still legible, fragile , expertly clean and restored, fine thus. (cgc) Fitzroy Township was first settled around 1824. A "Jno. McDermott" is noted in the Belden Atlas of 1879 as having 200 acres east of the Village of Fitzroy Harbor. On the verso of the document is a hand-written codicil dated 1852: "County of Carleton Registry Office. I do hereby certify that a Memorial of the written deed of bargain and sale attested before me by John McDermott of the Township of Litchfield formerly of Fitzroy, Yeoman, was duly recorded in this office ." Item #34772

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