State of Tennessee - Sumner County - This indenture made & entered into this 1st day of March 1842 between James Neville of the state of Kentucky and County of Boon and William Perry of the state aforesaid and county of Simpson of the other part witness that said James Neville for and in consideration of the sum of one hundred dollars to him in hand paid the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged hath bargained sold granted and by these present do bargain sell and deliver unto William Perry his heirs assigns forever a certain tract or parcel of land lying and being situated in the state of Tennessee Sumner County on the waters of Bledsoe Creek and bounded as follows to wit beginning at Redman Deberrie South East corner on a large white oak running South 224 & 1/2 poles to a stake thence West 400 poles thence North 224 & 1/2 poles to a stake thence to the beginning for complements to have and to hold the said tract or parcel of land with its appurtenances or in any wise belonging thereto to his heirs forever with the exception of older dates than this entry if there should be any older than this entry in witness where of I have hereunto set my hand and affixed my seal this 1842. James Neville (Seal)
Anderson (his mark) Rippy
State of Tennessee - Sumner County - Personally appeared before me Wm. S. Munday, Clerk of the County Court of said county, Robert Davis and Anderson Rippy subscribing witnesses to the foregoing Deed who being first sworn depose and say that they are personally acquainted with James Neville the bargainer and that he acknowledges the execution of the same in their presence to be his act and Deed upon the day it bears date and for the purpose therein contained. Witness my hand at office this 17th day of Nov 1842. Wm. S. Munday, Clerk
Registered and Examined this 17th Nov 1842, John L. Bugg, Reg. S. C.