Source: Richmond County, NC Deed Book N, Pages 188- 189
Transcribed by Edith R.
Dated: June 10, 1827
Filed: Octr Term 1829
This Indenture made this 10th day of June 1827 between Wm. P. Smith of the county of Richmond & State of North Carolina of the One part & George Northam of the Same County & State aforesaid, cetifeith? that the said Wm. P. Smith for & in consideration of the sum of Ten Dollars & in further consideration of an understanding which was entered into
between the Parties when they purchased the land of old Mrs. Northam &
Powel Northam, which this conveyance is now intended to conform to, have
bargained and sold; and by These presents doth grant, bargain, sell, enfeoff?
& convey to The aforesd George Northam, his Heirs & assigns forever,
all the Land lying on the West Side of Stealy's Branch which was Willd by
Geo Northam Senr to Powell Northam, and also all the land lying on the No
Side of a little branch which runs into the Stealy branch a little below
Elias Gardener's Spring all of which land was Willd by said George Northam
to his son Powell Northam & was conveyed by Powell Northam to Wm P Smith
by a Power of Attorney executed to John Massey of Logan County, Kentucky,
which said Land I convey and warrant from myself & my Heirs but not from
any other persons. In witness of which I have here placed my hand & seal
June 9th 1827 Wm P Smith (Seal)
Witness W. F. Leak
Richmond County. Octr Term 1829 The within was proved by Walter F. Leak ordered to be registered.
M. D. Crawford CCC