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This indenture made the Eighteenth day of March in the year of our Lord God one thousand seven hundred twenty four between John Brooke of the City of Williamsburgh of the one part and Wm Prentis of the said city of the other part Witnesseth That the said John Brooke for and in consideration of the sum of Twenty pounds of the current money of Virginia to him in hand paid by the said Wm Prentis before the ensealing and delivery of these presents the receipt whereof he doth hereby acknowledge, and thereof and of every part and parcel thereof doth fully, clearly and absolutely acquit and discharge the said William Prentis his Executors and administrators by these presents and for divers other good causes and considerations him thereunto moving, he the said John Brooke Hath Granted, Bargained, sold, aliened, enfeofffed and confirmed and by these presents doth grant, bargain sell, alien enfeoff and confirm unto the said William Prentis and his heirs all that messuage or house standing and being on a Lott in the said city number fifty one, wch house ffronts the West, being 25 foot by 16 foot beside the Shedd, with the Ground which the said House covers and runing a direct line north on the said Lott the breadth of the said House to an old [illegible] standing on the said Lott, and also the Reversion and Reversions, Remainder & Remainders, Right, Estate Interest, Benefit claim and demand whatsoever of him the said John Brooke of, in, and to all and singular the said premises, and of, in, and to every part and parcel of them To have and to hold The said messuage or House and all and singular other the premises, herein before mentiond and intended to be hereby granted, with their and every of their appurtenances unto the said William Prentis his heirs and assigns forever to the only use and behoof of him the said William Prentis his heirs and assigns for Evermore. In Witness whereof the said John Brooke hath to these presents set his hand and Seal the day and year above mentioned. Jno. Brooke

At a court held for York County August 16th 1725 This deed for land lying in the city of Wmburgh in the county of York from John Brooke to William Prentis was proved in court by the Oaths of Lewis Holland, William Broadribb, & Joseph Davenport Witnesses thereto is on the said Prentis’s mocon admitted to record-- Test Phi Lightfoot ClCur

Seald and deliverd in the presence of Lewis Holland Wm. Broadribb Edwd. Trindall Joseph Davenport