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Source: Sumner County, Tennessee, Deed Book 42, Pages 241 and 242

Transcribed by Linda Carpenter

 

W. H. MASON, et al, Deed, To John W. MORGAN

We have this day and date bargained, sold, and do hereby transfer and convey to John W. MORGAN, for and in the consideration of four hundred dollars to us in hand paid, the receipt where of is hereby acknowledged, being fifty a share for our undivided interest in the lands of Thomas PERRY deceased, situated in the 11th District of Sumner County, Tennessee and on the waters of Rouges Fork of Bledsoes Creek, and bounded as follows: Beginning at a rock; thence N 43 ½ degrees W 60 poles to a stake on side of the branch; N 54 degrees W. 49 poles to a rock Beech pointers; thence S. 20 degrees W. 7 poles to a rock in John KEY line; then with his line S. 1 degree W. 38 poles to a beach; thence N. 89 ½ W. 43 ½ poles to a hickory; thence S. 1 degree W. 8 poles to an ash; thence S. 50 degrees E. 20 poles to a stake; thence S. 5 degrees E. 32 poles to a stake; thence S. 7 ½ W. 74 poles to a sycamore; thence S. 30 W. 26 poles to a stake near gate; thence S. 34 degrees W. 18 poles to an oak; thence East 28 poles to a ---------; thence South 18 poles to a Beech; thence S. 89 ½ E. 85 ½ poles to a stake in MORGANS line near a rock fence; thence with MORGANS line North 158 poles to the beginning containing 114 ½ acres be the same more or less, to have and to hold to the said John W. MORGAN the above described tract or parcel of land, with all the appurtenances belonging thereto. We convenient with the said MORGAN, that are possessed of said land and have a good right to convey the said interests in said land described above. We further covenant with said MORGAN that our interests in said land is unencumbered. We bind ourselves, heirs, and legal representatives to forever warrant and defend the right and title of our undivided interests in the land herein conveyed against the lawful claims of all persons whatever. Witness our hands and seals this January 16th 1893.

W. H. MASON (Seal)

Lucilius PERRY (his mark & Seal)

Frank PARKER (his mark & Seal)

Emily J. MASON (her mark & Seal)

Sarah E. PERRY (her mark & Seal)

Martha PERRY (her mark & Seal)

Rosa PARKER (her mark & Seal)

Burton PERRY (his mark & Seal)

Samuel PERRY (his mark)

Thomas PERRY (his mark)

John W. PERRY

Attest: G. W. CHIPMAN

State of Tennessee, Sumner County

Personally appeared before me G. W. CHIPMAN, a Notary Public in and for said County and State, W. H. MASON, Lucilius PERRY, Sarah J. PERRY, and Frank PARKER, all of whom I am personally acquainted and acknowledged that they signed the foregoing deed for the purposes therein expressed. Also appeared before me Emily J. MASON, Martha PERRY, and Rosa PARKER separate and apart from their husbands, W. H. MASON, Lucilius PERRY, and Frank PARKER, all of whom I am personally acquainted and acknowledged that they signed the foregoing deed freely voluntarily and understandingly, and without constraint or compulsion from their said husbands, and for the purposes therein expressed. Witness my hand and seal this January 16th 1893.

(Seal) G. W. CHIPMAN, Notary Public

State of Tennessee, Sumner County

Personally appeared before me G. W. CHIPMAM, a Notary Public in and for County, Burton PERRY and Samuel PERRY both of whom I am personally acquainted and acknowledged that they signed the foregoing deed for the purposes therein expressed. Witness my hand and seal this February 3rd, 1893.

(Seal) G. W. CHIPMAN, Notary Public

State of Tennessee, Sumner County

Personally appeared before me G. W. CHIPMAN, a Notary Public in and for said County and State. Thomas PERRY and John W. PERRY both of whom I am personally aquainted and acknowledged that they signed the foregoing deed for the purposes therein expressed. Witness my hand and seal this March 3rd, 1893.

(Seal) G. W. CHIPMAN, N. P.


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