Moses Norman to Thomas Snow, Sale for 26 Acres of Land in Berkley County, SC, 07 May 1733

So. Carolina:

To all people to whom these presents shall come Moses Norman of ye County of Colleton & province of South Carolina Planter sendeth greeting

Know ye that I ye sd. [said] Moses Norman for & in consideration of ye sum of Fifty three pounds [£53] currt. [current] money of this Province to Me in hand at & before ye Ensealing & Delivery of these presents well & truly paid by Thomas Snow of ye County of Berkley & Province aforesaid Tanner the Receipt whereof ye sd. Moses Norman do acknowledge & therof [sic] & of every part & parcel therof do acquit exonerate & discharge ye sd. Thos. [Thomas] Snow & his heirs Execrs. [Executors] & Admrs. [Administrators] hath given granted bargain'd sold alien'd enfeof'd & confirmed & by these presents doth fully freely clearly & absolutely give grant bargain sell aliene [sic] enfeoff & confirm unto ye sd. Thos. Snow his heirs & assigns for ever a Plantation or parcel of Land containing twenty six [26] acres situate lying & being in Berkley County by ye head of Ashly [sic: Ashley] river & is butted & bounded Northerly on ye County Road or broad Path & on all other sides on land formerly of ye sd. Moses Norman together with all & singular ye ways profits Easments [sic] Immunities Priviledges [sic] rights Comoditys [sic] hereditamts [hereditaments] & appurtenances therunto [sic] belonging or in any ways appertaining.

[This portion of the text is not genealogically relevant...]

In Witness wherof [sic] ye sd. Moses Norman hath set hereunto his hand & Seal this seventh day of May in ye year of Our Lord One thousand seven hundred & thirty three [07 May 1733] & in ye sixth year of his Matys [Majestys] Reign.

{signed} Moses Norman (seal)

Signed Sealed & delivered in presence of / the Word [“]formerly[”] being first interlined above.

Thomas Osgood, Uriah Edwards, Jonathan Clark

May ye 7th 1733 [07 May 1733]. The within mentioned Moses Norman did this day in my presence sign Seal & deliver ye within Instrument of Writing as his voluntary Act & Deed. Given under my hand ye day & year above written:

{signed} Tho. [Thomas] Waring

Regd [Registered] ye 21st May 1733 [21 May 1733].
By Jos: Fox Dep. Regr. [Joseph Fox Deputy Register]

  • South Carolina Department of Archives and History. Microfilm ST0105. Conveyance Books (Charleston Deeds). Series S372001, Book L, Pages 18-20.
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