Source: Sumner County Deed Book , Book 32, page 235
Transcribed by Jan J.
For and in consideration of one hundred and thirty five Dollars to me
paid by Wm. Johnson I this day have bargained and sold and do convey unto
the said Wm. Johnson a certain tract or parcel of land lying in Civil
District No. 16 formerly 19 Sumner County Tennessee and bounded as follows
Beginning on a white oak in Groves line corner to Johnson and Groves
thence N 2 1/2 degrees W 170 70/100 poles to a stake in Johnson line
corner to Groves & Johnson thence E 29 poles to a Rock corner to Groves
& Johnson line thence south 7 degrees W 172 poles to the beginning containing
by survey (15) fifteen acres be the same more or less. Now therefore
I do covenant and bind myself my heirs and Representatives to forever warrant
and defend the title of said land to the said Wm. Johnson his heirs and assigns
forever against any person or persons lawfully claims that same or any part
thereof. In testimony whereof I hereby set my hand and seal on this
4 Day of November A. D. 1878.
F. C. Groves (Seal)
State of Tennessee }
Sumner County } Personally appeared before me O. H. Foster Clerk of the County Court of said County F. C. Groves the bargainor with whom I am personally acquainted and acknowledged the Execution of the within instrument for the purposes therein expressed. Witness my hand at office this 4th November 1878.
O. H. Foster Clerk
Rec'd For Registration 4th Nov 1878 at 10 O'clock AM
Registered and Examined the same day Rec'd.
R. Hallum Regr S. County