Land Record: Americus V. and Anna M. COLE to Edward WILDEY
Cuba, Allegany Co.
April 19, 1864: Liber. 67, p. 188

Submitted by PHGS member: Susan Austin


Americus V. Cole. + Wife, to Edward Wildey

This Indenture, made this nineteenth day of April in the year of Our Lord One thousand eight hundred and sixty four. Between Americus V. Cole and Anna M. his wife of Cuba, Allegany County, New York, of the first part, and Edward Wildey of the same place, of the second part. Witnesseth, that the said party of the first part, in consideration of the sum of twenty five hundred dollars to them duly paid, have sold and by these presents do grant and convey to the said party of the second part his heirs and assigns, All that tract or parcel of land situate in the town of Cuba, County of Allegany, and State of New York and being and distinguished as the East part of the lots number sixty and sixty-one in Township number three in the second Range of Townships of the Holland Land Companies survey bounded and described as follows: Beginning at a post Standing in the South East corner of lot number sixty one; Thence North fifty nine chains seventy five links to a post in the south bounds of lot 54. Thence West Along the bounds of said lot 54, thirteen chains and seventeen links to Oil Spring Reservation; Thence South bounding upon said Reservation twenty chains and ninety links, Thence West five chains and Sixteen links to a post Standing in the south bounds of said Reservation at the distance of forty four chains and thirty four links east from the west bounds of said lot sixty one. Thence South parallel to the West bounds of said lot thirty eight chains and forty seven links to the South bounds of said lot Sixty One. Thence East five chains and six links to a post Standing in the North bounds of lot sixty at the distance of forty nine chains and ninety three links from the west bound of said lot sixty: Thence South ten chains and twenty five links to land heretofore sold to Erastus Kinney: Thence East six chains and twenty five links to a point of Willows on the bank of Oil Creek at which point the creek bears to the south east Thence North 33 degrees East One chain and twenty five links: Thence East along the North bound of said Kinneys land five chains; Thence North 61 1/2 degrees East two chains and fifty links: Thence North eight chains and fifty links to the place of beginning: containing One hundred and thirteen 71/100 acres be the same more or less, according to the plan laid down in the margin hereof. (drawn plot map)

The said party of the first part is to retain the possession of the said premises until the first day of April 1865, and then surrender the same up to the party of the second part in as good condition as now natural wear and damage by the element excepted; With the appurtenances, and all the estate, Title and interest therein of said party of the first part. And said Americus V. Cole does hereby covenant and agree to and with the said party of the second part, his heirs and assigns, that at the time of the insealing and delivery of these presents he is the lawful owner and is well seized of the premises above conveyed, free and clear from all encumbrances, that the premises thus conveyed in the quiet and peaceable possession of said party of the second part his heirs and assigns he will forever Warrant and Defend against any person whomsoever lawfully claiming the same or any part thereof.

In Witness Whereof The parties of the first part have hereunto set their hands and seals the day and year first above written,

Americus V. Cole, L. S.

Anna M. Cole, L. S.

Revenue Stamps $2.00 canceled

State of New York I I S. S. Allegany County I On this Twentieth day of April in the year One thousand eight hundred and sixty four, before me the subscriber, personally appeared Americus V. Cole and Anna M., his wife, to me known to be the same persons described in, and who executed the written instrument, who severally acknowledged that they executed the same; And the said Anna M. on a private examination by me, apart from her husband, acknowledged that she executed the same freely, and without any fear or compulsion of her said husband. Recorded on the 5" day of September,
I Noah V. Loveridge. 1864, at 12 o'clock.
M. I Notary Public.

Geo. W. Green clerk I

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