Anderson, etc.: Deed, Richmond City

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This Indenture made this Twenty seventh day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty Between Lewis W Chamberlayne of the City of Richmond of the first part Thomas W. Ustick of the said City of the second and Lawrence & Keese of the City of New York of the third part. Whereas the said Lewis W Chamberlayne is justly indebted to the said Lawrence & Keese in the sum of one thousand one hundred and fifteen Dollars twenty eight cents due by note and payable on the 10th day of March 1821 to secure the payment of which is the object of this Indenture. Now therefore witnesseth that for and in consideration of one Dollar in hand paid to the said Lewis W Chamberlayne by the said Thomas W Ustick the receipt whereof he doth hereby acknowledge hath granted, bargained and sold and by these presents doth grant bargain and sell unto the said Thomas W Ustick the following slaves, Viz: Anderson, Billy Samuel Dick and John negro men under the age of thirty years, to have and to hold the said negro slaves unto him the said Thomas W. Ustick his heirs &c And the said Lewis W Chamberlayne doth hereby bind himself his heirs &c to warrant and forever defend the title to said slaves free from the claim or demand of any person whatsoever. In trust nevertheless and upon this condition that if the said Lewis W Chamberlayne should fail to pay or cause to be paid the

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said sum of $1115 28/100 on the said 15th day of March 1821 That then and in that case the said Thomas W. Ustick shall on the request of the said Lawrence and Keese proceed to sell at public auction and for ready money all or so many of said Slaves as shall be necessary to pay the aforesaid sum with all expenses attending the execution of this trust but should the said Lewis W. Chamberlayne pay the aforesaid sum when it shall become due then and in that case this indenture to be void. In witness whereof the parties have affixed their hand and seals the date first written Lewis W. Chamberlayne {Seal} Tho's. W. Ustick {Seal} [blank] {Seal} City of Richmond to wit In the Office of the Court of Hustings for the said City the twenty seventh day of September 1820. This Indenture was acknowledged by Lewis W Chamberlayne and Tho's. W Ustick parties thereto and thereupon admitted to record. Test Th: C. Howard Clk

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8 Chamberlayne to Ustick } Trust deed 1820 Sept. 27 ack'd. in Office by Chamberlayne & Ustick & A. R. Recorded No. 18 page 33 and Examined

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