In lay person writing, I respectfully ***** ***** full meaning of the below paperwork with has only 2 names (not married, though are 1 parent and 1 child) on the same deed:
That the GRANTOR, for a valuable consideration paid by the GRANTEE, the receipt of which is hereby acknowledged, has and by these presents, does grant, bargain, sell and convey unto the GRANTEE in fee simple, her one-half (1/2) undivided interest in that certain lot, tract or parcel of land in North Carolina described as follows:
TO HAVE AND TO HOLD the aforesaid lot, tract or parcel of land and all privileges and appertenances thereto belonging to the GRANTEE in fee simple.
And the GRANTOR covenants with the GRANTEE, that GRANTOR is seized of the premises, in fee simple, has the right to convey the fee simple, that title is marketable and free and clear of all encumbrances
, and that GRANTOR will warrant and defend the title against the lawful claim of all persons whomsoever excluding the exceptions stated herein and designated on the map referred to above.