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Somerset County, Pennsylvania
Deed Book 27, Page 274-275
Dated 25 Oct 1855, Recorded 7 Nov 1855

PITTSBURGH and CONNELSVILLE RAIL ROAD to SAMUEL A. LONG

Know Al men by these presents that the PITTSBURGH and CONNELSVILLE RAIL ROAD COMPANY, the grantee within named for and in consideration of the sum of Four Thousand dollars to them in hand paid by SAMUEL A. LONG of the city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania at and before the Sealing and delivery the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledge have granted bargained Sold assigned and Set over unto the Said SAMUEL A. LONG his heirs and assigns all that certain the within described Piece or Parcel of land Situate in Larimer Township Somerset County Pennsylvania. Beginning at the Somerset and Wellersburgh Plank road South 36 degrees west 9 perches to a pine South 85 degrees west 66 perches to a pine South 6 degrees East 145 perches and Nine tenths of a perch to a Beach, South 57 Perches west 24 and one tenth of a perch to a locust thence by Land of WITT and LANDIS South 14 degree west one hundred perches to a hickory South 50 degrees east 80 perches to a Sugar (tree) North 51 degrees East 80 perches to a red oak Stump North 69 degrees east 19 perches and Seven tenths of a perch to a post North 22 degrees west 5 2/10 perches to a post North 52 degrees East 20 perches to the plank road thence along Plank road North 29 degrees west 142 perches to a post north 68 degrees west 23 perches to a port North 48 degrees west 32 (perches) to a post North 51 degrees west 60 perches to the place of Beginning Containing Three hundred and fifty Acres more or less being the same tract of Land which GEORGE GIBLER and MARYANN his wife by the within written indenture dated the 19th day of June A.D. 1854 granted and conveyed to the Said PITTSBURGH and CONNELSVILLE RAIL ROAD COMPANY reserving and Excepting a certain Life estate as with Set fourth owned by MARY GIBLER, Together with all and Singular the rights priviledges ad appurtenances thereunto belonging or in any wise appertaining and the reversions remainders rents issues and profits thereof to have and to hold the Said within described piece or parcel of land hereby granted and assigned or mentioned or intended so to be with the appurtenances unto the Said SAMUEL A. LONG his heirs and assigns to the only proper use and behoof of the Said SAMUEL A. LONG his heirs and assigns forever. And the Said PITTSBURGH and CONNELSVILLE RAIL ROAD COMPANY and their Successors the Said hereby granted and assigned premises with the appurtenances unto the Said SAMUEL A. LONG and his heirs and assigns against them the Said PITTSBURGH and CONNELSVILLE RAIL ROAD COMPANY and their Successors the Said hereby granted and assigned premises with the appurtenances unto the Said SAMUEL A. LONG and his heirs and assigns against them the Said PITTSBURGH and CONNELSVILLE RAIL ROAD COMPANY and their Successors and against all and every other person or persons whomsoever lawfully claiming or to claim the Same or any part thereof Shall and will warrant and forever defend. In witness whereof OLIVER W. BARNES President of the Said PITTSBURGH and CONNELSVILLE RAIL ROAD COMPANY has hereunto set his hand and caused the corporate Seal of Said Company to be affixed this 25th day of October AD 1855 one thousand eight hundred and fifty five.

OLIVER W. BARNES, President
PITTSBURGH and CONNELSVILLE R. R. COMPANY

Somerset County SS.
Be it remembered that on the 25th day of October AD 1855 before me the undersigned an Alderman in and for the Said City personally OLIVER W. BARNES ESQ. President of the above named Corporation and being duly Sworn deposeth and Sayeth that he was personally present at the execution of the above written grantor assignment and saw the Corporation Seal of the PITTSBURGH and CONNELSVILLE RAIL ROAD COMPANY duly affixed thereto and that the Seal So affixed thereto is the Corporate Seal of the Said PITTSBURGH and CONNELSVILLE RAIL ROAD COMPANY and that the above written grantor assignment was duly Signed Sealed and delivered by and as for the act and deed of the Said PITTSBURGH and CONNELSVILLE RAIL ROAD COMPANY for the use and purposes therein mentioned and that the Name of this deponent Subscribed to the Said grant to assignment as President of the Said Corporation in attestation of the due execution and delivery of the Said grantor assignment is of this deponents own proper and respective hand writing.

OLIVER W. BARNES, President, PITTSBURGH & CONNELSVILLE RAIL ROAD COMPANY

Sworn and Subscribed the day and year aforesaid before me Witness my hand & Seal. D. BOYDE, Alderman

Recorded Novr. 7th AD 1855, JACOB NEFF, Recorder

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Somerset County, Pennsylvania
Deed Book 27, Page 278-279
Dated 25 Oct 1855, Recorded 7 Nov 1855

PITTSBURGH and CONNELSVILLE RAIL ROAD COMPANY to SAMUEL A. LONG

Know All men by these presents that the PITTSBURGH and CONNELSVILLE RAIL ROAD COMPANY the grantee within named for and in consideration of the sum of Three Thousand dollars to them in hand paid _ hand of SAMUEL A. LONG of the City of Pittsburgh Pennsylvania and before the ensealing and delivery hereof the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged have granted bargained, Sold assigned and Set over unto the Said SAMUEL A. LONG his heirs and assigns all that the within described certain farm or tract of land Situate in Larimer township Somerset County, Pennsylvania adjoining lands of CONRODE STOY lately conveyed to PETER MYERS, ANNIAS HEFFLEY, GEORGE GIBLER, now PETER MYERS and other s Containing One hundred and nine acres and allowance being the Same farm or tract of land which JOHN BOWSER and SUSANNAH his wife and GEORGE BITNER and MARGARET his wife by the within indenture dated on the 16th day of January AD 1855 granted and conveyed unto the Said PITTSBURGH and CONNELSVILLE RAIL ROAD COMPANY together with all and singular the rights priviledges and appurtenances thereunto belonging or in any wise appertaining and the reversions remainders rents issues and profits thereof To have and to hold the Said farm or tract of Land hereby granted and assigned or mentioned or intended So to be with the appurtenances unto the Said SAMUEL A. LONG his heirs and assigns to the only proper use and behoof of the Said SAMUEL A. LONG his heirs and assigns forever and the Said PITTSBURGH and CONNELSVILLE RAIL ROAD COMPANY and their Successors the Said hereby and granted and assigned premises with the appurtenances unto the Said SAMUEL A. LONG his heirs and assigns against the Said PITTSBURGH and CONNELSVILLE RAIL ROAD COMPANY and their Successors and against all and very other Person or persons whomsoever lawfully claiming the Same or any part thereof Shall and will warrant and forever defend. In witness whereof OLIVER W. BARNES, President of the Said PITTSBURGH and CONNELSVILLE RAIL ROAD COMPANY has hereunto Set his hand & caused the Corporate Seal of Said company to be affixed this 25th day of October Anno Dommini one thousand eight hundred and fifty five.

OLIVER W. BARNES, President PITTSBURGH and CONNELSVILLE RAIL ROAD COMPANY

City of Pittsburgh SS.
Be it remembered that on the 25th day of October in the year of our lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty five before me an alderman in and for Said City personally appeared OLIVER W. BARNES ESQUIRE President of the above corporation and being duly Sworn deposeth and Saith that he was personally present at the execution of the above written grant or assignment and Saw the corporate Seal of the Said Corporation of the PITTSBURGH and CONNELSVILLE RAIL ROAD COMPANY duly affixed thereto and that the Seal So affixed thereto is the corporate Seal of the Said PITTSBURGH and CONNELSVILLE RAIL ROAD COMPANY and that the above written grant or assignment was duly Signed Sealed and delivered by and as for the act and deed of the Said PITTSBURGH and CONNELSVILLE RAIL ROAD COMPANY for the uses and purposes therein mentioned and that the name of this deponent, Subscribed to the Said grant or assignment, as President of the Said corporation in attestation of the due execution and delivery of the Said grant is of this deponents own proper and respective hand writing. OLIVER W. BARNES, President P & C R.R. Company

Sworn and Subscribed the day & year aforesaid before me. D. BOYD, Alderman

Recorded Novr 7 AD 1855, JACOB NEFF, Recorder