Pipkin Family Association
Philip Pipkin to Titus Carr Deed, 1786
Pitt County, NC Register of Deeds, Bk L, pg 202-203
This Indenture made this 23’d day of November Anno Dom 1786 between Phillip Pipkin of the State of North Carolina and County of Pitt of the one part and Titus Car of the State of North Carolina and County of Dobbs of the other part – Witnesseth that I the said Phillip Pipkin for & in consideration of the sum of twenty five pounds to me in hand paid by Titus Car before the assigning and sealing of these presents have bargained and sold and by these presents doth bargain and sell unto the said Titus Car his heirs and assigns forever a certain tract or parcel of land containing thirty acres be the same more or less situate in Pitt County and in the fork of the Little Contentnea Creek & Sandy Run it being a part of a tract of land granted unto Phillip Pipkin bearing date first day of July 1779.
Beginning at a red oak by the side of the Sandy Run then north 80 poles with Daniel Pipkin’s line to a stake then east 60 poles to a stake then south 30 west 37 poles to a pine in a branch then with the run of said branch to Pipkin’s west line then west to the first station, together with all woods, waters, minds, minerals, hereditaments and appurtenances to the said land belonging or in any wise appertaining to hold to the Titus Car his heirs and assigns forever against the lawful claim of all and every person and persons whatever – In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and fixed my seal.
Sign’d Seal’d & Deliv’d in presence of witness Jesse Moye
January Court 1787