Bond of John Cook of Campbell
county, 23rd day of July 1795 (to the
trustees of Falmouth (shown Here) and including
Mathew Glaves) ___ sum of 1000 pounds ___ shall pay
one third of the value of the money arising from the
sale of the Lots in the Town of Falmouth, to any one
who shall establish a more legal or equitable claim
to the 100 Acres of land established & town by the
name of Falmouth . . .
“Be it remembered that the true
intent and meaning of the within Bond is, that all
reasonable charges be first deducted before the
money is paid.