Subject: Pickens County Deeds BK E-2 p. 45-46
John A. CHASTAIN, Lucinda CHASTAIN, J. D. BURGESS to Mary A. CHASTAIN
Release for 100 Acres Land
State of South Carolina
Know all men by these presents that we John A. CHASTAIN, William CHASTAIN, T. R. CHASTAIN, Lucinda CHASTAIN, Alford W. C. CHASTAIN and J. D. BURGESS all of the State and District afforesaid for and in consideration of the sum of Three hundred dollars to us in hand paid by Mary A. CHASTAIN of the same State and District afforesaid have bargained granted and sold and by these presents do grant bargain and sell and release unto the said Mary CHASTAIN all that tract or parcel of land lying and being in the State and District afforesaid on the waters of Oolenoy Creek whereon John CASEL Jnr did live and was willed to Minervian SUTHERLAND by her Grandfather James SUTHERLAND containing one hundred acres more or less adjoining lands of John CASEL Snr, David LAWSON, and Corneleous KEITH and others and hath such forms and boundaries as is represented in the plot or deed together with all and singular the rights members hereditaments and appurtenances thereunto belonging or in anywise incident or appertaining thereunto belonging. To have and to hold all and singular the rights members hereditaments and appurtenances thereunto belonging to the said Mary CHASTAIN her heirs and assigns forever and we do hereby bind ourselves our heirs and assigns to warrant and forever defend all and singular the said premises unto the said Mary CHASTAIN her heirs and assigns against ourselves our heirs and assigns and against any and every person lawfully claiming the same or any part thereof.
In Witness whereof we have hereunto set our hands and seals this the First day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty four.
John A. CHASTAIN [seal]
Lucinda x CHASTAIN [seal]
J. D. BURGESS [seal]
J. M. EDENS
South Carolina, Pickens County
Personally appeared before me J. E. HAGOOD who being duly sworn saith on oath that he has seen Alexander EDENS write his name that he was personally and intimately acquainted with him for many years before his death and that his signature to the within deed is genuine and that the said Alexander EDENS has been dead since 1865
J. E. HAGOOD
Sworn to before me 19 August 1880
J. J. LEWIS, C.C.P.
Recorded 19th August 1880 and examined by me
J. J. LEWIS, C.C.P. & R.M.C.