This Indenture  made this seventh day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and eighty five Between James Hamilton of the County of Albany of the one part and Peter McQueen of the Washington County of the other part Witnesseth that the said James Hamilton for and in consideration of the sum of one hundred twenty pounds current money of New York to him in hand paid said by the said Peter McQueen at or before the  ensealing and delivery of these presents the receipt whereof he doth hereby acknowledge Hath granted, bargained, sold and delivered and by these presents doth grant, bargain, sell and deliver unto the said Peter McQueen his heirs, and assigns forever all these two certain Lotts of ground particularly mentioned and described in the within Indenture of Release  relation thereunto being had will appear Together with all and singular the houses, outhouses, Barns, Orchards, gardens, woods, underwoods, Trees, Timbers, Feedings, meadows, marshes, swamps, ponds, pools, creeks, runs and streams of water with all privileges and appurtenances To have and to hold the abovementioned two Lotts with every part and parcel thereof with their and every of their appurtenances unto him the said Peter McQueen his heirs and assigns to the sole and only proper use and behoof of the said Peter McQueen his heirs and assigns forever. In witness whereof the said parties to the presents have hereunto Interchangeably set their hands and seals the day and year first above written James Hamilton (J.H.) Sealed and delivered In presence of us John McCrea, Samuel Tombe. Received of Peter McQueen the sum of one hundred and twenty pounds the full consideration money mentioned to be paid received by me this eighth day of September 1785 James Hamilton. Witnesses present: Samuel Tombe, John McCrea. Be it remembered that on the twentieth day of September In the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and eighty six personally appeared before me Ebenezer Russell Esq. One of the Judges of the Inferior Court of Common Pleas. John McCrea one of the subscribing witnesses to this Instrument who being duly sworn deposeth that the said James Hamilton sign, seal and deliver the above Instrument as his act and deed and at the same time saw Samuel Tombe subscribe as a witness thereto allow the same to be seconded. Eben. Russell Judge   I certify the aforegoing Record to be a true Copy of the original deed& commitments 20th Sept 1786. John McCrea Clerk.

Deed from Book A, Page 49 (LDS Roll # 0553411) Court Records, Deeds from Washington County, New York, 1776 - 1796