Transcription: Weakley County, Tennessee Deed Book 31 Page 118. This deed, made on the 20th day of October, 1904, between Thomas Flippo and wife Ellen Flippo, of the first part and Oscar Farmer, of the second part, Witnesseth: That the said Thomas Flippo and wife Ellen Flippo for and in consideration of the sum of seven hundred & seventy dollars, to be paid as follows:
In two promissory notes, one for $391.22 the other for $378.78 both due 12 months after date.
do, by these presents, hereby sell, transfer and convey to the said Oscar Farmer and his heirs and assigns, a certain lot or parcel of land, containing about 81 acres, in Civil District No. 7 of Weakley County, State of Tennessee, and bounded as follows: Beginning at the N E corner of Mrs. Emily A. Vaughan's homestead tract of land at a stake with two sassafras pointers runs thence east about 117½ poles to a stake with red oak white oak and post oak pts the W E corner of a 91½ acre tract homestead of Mrs. E. A. Vaughan, then south 114 poles to a stake with three red oak pts, the S E corner of 25 acre Freeman tract of land runs thence west 120 poles to stake on east line of Mrs. Vaughan land, then north 106 poles with her line to the beginning containing about 81 acres more or less.
it being the same conveyed to me by deed of H. P. McKelvey on the 10rh day of Jan 1901, and recorded in the town of Dresden, Tennessee, on the 10th day of Jan 1901, in Book 24, page 500. But an express lien is hereby retained for the purchase money.
To have and to hold said land to said Oscar Farmer and his heirs and assigns forever, said land, and have a good right to convey the same, and that it is unincumbered, we further covenant and bind ourselves and representatives to forever defend the title to said land to said Oscar Farmer and his heirs and assigns, against the lawful claims of all persons whosoever.
Given under our hand and seal, the 20th day of October 1904.
We declare that we are the true and lawful holders of the claim secured by the instrument within recorded, and hereby acknowledge the satisfaction thereto and discharge of all lien to secure the same in full this 12th day of July 1913. ____________________ Atts J. B. Swain Registered