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Sumner County, Tennessee

CWP Miscellaneous Deed Book, Vol: 1859 - 1869

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Transcribed and submitted by: Jan Johnson Barnes & Linda Carpenter

Source: TSLA Microfilm Roll# 340

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Clendening, M. A. & W. F. To Hugh Kirkpatrick - Bill of Sale 

For in consideration of twelve hundred dollars to us in hand paid we have bargained & sold to Hugh Kirkpatrick a negro boy named Daniel about 17 years old we warrant the title of said boy to the said Hugh Kirkpatrick his heirs & assigns forever. Witness our hands & seals this the 10th day of December 1860. This Bill of Sale in lien of one we made said Hugh Kirkpatrick about two years ago for said boy which is misplaced. Mary Ann Clendening (Seal) William F. Clendening (Seal)

Test

John Clendening

Joseph Kirkpatrick

State of Tennessee Sumner County - Personally appeared before me John L. Bugg, Clerk of the County Court of said county, John Clendening and Joseph Kirkpatrick subscribing witnesses to the within Bill of Sale who being first sworn depose and say that they are personally acquainted with Mary Ann Clendening and William F. Clendening the bargainors and that they acknowledged the execution of the same in their presence to be their act and deed upon the day it bears date and for the purposes therein contained. Witness my hand at office this 7th day of Jany. 1861. John L. Bugg, Clerk

Rec'd for registration at 2 1/2 O'clock PM 7th Jany. 1861.

Registered and examined this 10th day of Jany. AD 1861. R. D. Moore, Regr. S. Cty. by Thos. Donoho, Dep. Regr.

 

Proctor, James S. To John A. Patterson - Deed of Mortgage

I James S. Proctor of the County of Sumner & State of Tennessee have this day bargained & sold & do hereby transfer & convey to John A. Patterson of the county & State aforesaid a negro woman named Mary aged about twenty five years of yellow complexion & her two children to wit; Henry aged about 4 years old of copper color & Major aged about two years of yellow complexion for the consideration of five dollars to me paid & the other consideration herein after mentioned. I warrant said slaves to be sound sensible & slaves for life. But this sale is made upon the express condition that if I or my representatives do pay to the said John A. Patterson or his representatives the sum of four hundred & fifty seven dollars & 40 cents due at six months with interest thereon or from the 10 day of January 1861 according to a note under seal this day executed by me to the said John A. Patterson then this conveyance to be void & of no effect, but not otherwise. This 10th day of January 1861. J. S. Proctor (Seal)

State of Tennessee Sumner County - Personally appeared before me John L. Bugg, Clerk of the County Court of said county, J. S. Proctor the bargainor with whom I am personally acquainted and who acknowledged that he made and executed the foregoing instrument for the purposes therein expressed. Witness my hand at office this 10th of Jany. 1861. John L. Bugg, Clerk

Rec'd for registration at 2 1/2 O'clock PM Jany. 10th 1861.

Registered and examined this 11th day of Jany. AD 1861. R. D. Moore, Regr. S. Cty. by Thos. Donoho, Dep. Regr.

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Jones, Thomas To John W. Jones - Deed of Gift

I Thomas Jones of the county of Sumner & State of Tennessee for the love & affection I entertain for my son John W. Jones do hereby give transfer & convey to him my negro boy Harris about 6 years of age. To have & to hold the same as his property absolute. I covenant & agree for myself & heirs against the lawful claims of all persons whatever & he is a slave for life. This the 12th of Decr. 1859. Thomas (his x mark) Jones (Seal)

Test

J. M. Shaver

M. L. Shaver

State of Tennessee Sumner County - Personally appeared before me John L. Bugg, Clerk of the County Court of said county, J. M. Shaver & M. L. Shaver the subscribing witnesses to the foregoing Deed of Gift who being first sworn depose and say that they are personally acquainted with Thos. Jones the donor and that he acknowledged the execution of the same in their presence to be his act & deed upon the day it bears date and for the purposes therein contained. Witness my hand at office this 12th Jany. 1861. John L. Bugg, Clerk

Rec'd for registration at 11 1/2 O'clock AM 12th Jany. 1861.

Registered and examined this 12th Jany. AD 1861. R. D. Moore, Regr. S. Cty. by Thos. Donoho, Dep. Regr.

 

Jones, Thomas To Mary F. Jones - Deed of Gift

I Thomas Jones of the county of Sumner & State of Tennessee for the love & affection I entertain for my daughter Mary F. Jones do hereby give transfer & convey to her my negro Fannie about 4 years of age. To have & to hold the same as her property absolute. I covenant & agree for myself & heirs to warrant & defend the title to said slave to her & her heirs & assigns against the lawful claims of all persons whatever. And that she is a slave for life. This the 12th of December 1859. Thomas (his x mark) Jones (Seal)

Test

J. M. Shaver

M. L. Shaver

State of Tennessee Sumner County - Personally appeared before me John L. Bugg, Clerk of the County Court of said county, J. M. Shaver & M. L. Shaver the subscribing witnesses to the foregoing Deed of Gift who being first sworn depose and say that they are personally acquainted with Thos. Jones the donor and that he acknowledged the execution of the same in their presence to be his act & deed upon the day it bears date and for the purposes therein contained. Witness my hand at office this 12th January 1861. John L. Bugg, Clerk

Rec'd for registration at 11 1/2 O'clock AM Jany. 12th 1861.

Registered and Examined this 12th day of Jany. AD 1861. R. D. Moore, Regr. S. Cty. by Thos. Donoho, Dep. Regr.

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Jones, Thomas To Agness Jones - Deed

Whereas my wife Agness, daughter of John Weathered, is one of the heirs and distributes of the estate of her father & entitled to an undivided one ninth part of said estate and whereas the slaves have been sold and whereas her mother is also dec'd and she is entitled to an undivided one eighth of said estate. Now I am desirous of settling the interest of my wife in said estate whether of real or personal property or the proceeds of either. And to secure the same to her sole & separate use, my wife having received a part of the personal estate under an agreement that it was to be hers & at her death to go to her children. I hereby release all the right title or claim I have or may have to the interest of my wife in said estates and settle the same upon her to her sole and separate use, free from the contracts or liabilities of myself and not to be subject to my control or debts. The same to be held by my wife for & during the term of her natural life & at her death I give & transfer said property to the children of my said wife & to the heirs of such as may deem before her I intend this conveyance to embrace all the interest my wife has in the estate of her father & mother & interest she may have or hereafter be entitled to in said property of her father & mother by the death of any of the other children or heirs of them. This the 5th of December 1860. Thomas (his x mark) Jones

Test

M. L. Shaver

W. Y. Weathered

State of Tennessee Sumner County - Personally appeared before me John L. Bugg, Clerk of the County Court of said county, M. L. Shaver & W. Y. Weathered the subscribing witnesses to the foregoing instrument who being first sworn depose and say that they are personally acquainted with Thos. Jones the donor and that he acknowledged the execution of the same in their presence to be his act & deed upon the day it bears date and for the purposes therein expressed. Witness my hand at office this 12th Jany. 1861. John L. Bugg, Clerk

Rec'd for registration at 11 1/2 O'clock AM Jany. 12th 1861.

Registered and examined this 12th day of Jany. AD 1861. R. D. Moore, Regr. S. Cty. by Thos. Donoho, Dep. Regr.

 

Stovall, J. M. To W. G. Henry  & Others - Bill of Sale

State of Tennessee Sumner County - I J. M. Stovall have this day bargained and sold to W. G. Henry, J. A. & R. W. Andrews & do hereby transfer & convey to said W. G. Henry, J. A. & J. R. Andrews their heirs & assigns forever for the sum three hundred dollars the receipt of which I hereby acknowledge my entire crop of tobacco now in the barn, one gray mare about 12 years old, one gray horse about 2 years old, one yellow horse about 3 years old. Witness my hand and seal this 11th day of Jany. 1861. James M. Stovall (Seal)

Attest

R. C. Sanders

S. H. Rickman

State of Tennessee Sumner County - Personally appeared before me John L. Bugg, Clerk of the County Court of said county, James M. Stovall the bargainor with whom I am personally acquainted and who acknowledged that he made and executed the foregoing Bill of Sale for the purposes therein contained. Witness my hand at office this 12th of Jany. 1861. John L. Bugg, Clerk

Rec'd for registration at 11 1/2 O'clock AM Jany. 12th 1861.

Registered and examined this 12th day of Jany. AD 1861. R. D. Moore, Regr. S. Cty. by Thos. Donoho, Dep. Regr.

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Stovall, Wm. T. To John Patterson - Deed of Trust

State of Tennessee Sumner County - Know all men by these presents that I Wm. T. Stovall for the purpose of securing to John Patterson two notes executed by W. H. Stovall with myself as security, one for $907.78 due 26th of September 1861 with interest from 26th September 1860, one for $685.00 due September 1861 with interest from Decr. 6th 1860, & to secure Joseph Whitesides a judgement in his favor against W. H. Stovall for about $460.00 to which judgement I am stay security, & to secure J. G. Stillwell & T. N. Stillwell in a debt due then by W. H. Stovall to which I am security for about $475.00 & to secure Dolerson & Atcherson & Co. a judgement obtained by said Company against W. H. Stovall for about $90.00 to which I am stayed security & to secure Graham & Co. in a judgement in their favor against W. H. Stovall to which I am stay security for about $50. 00 & to secure Eli Perdue in a judgement he has obtained against W. H. Stovall to which I am stay security for about $140.00 & to secure ---- Turnpike Co. in a judgement obtained by ---- Harris agent for said company against W. H. Stovall to which I am stay security for about $119.00 & to secure A. G. Jimesson in a judgement he obtained against W. H. Stovall to which I am stay security for about $53.00 & to secure J. R. A. Tompkins in a judgement he has obtained against W. H. Stovall to which I am stay security for about $275.00 & to secure a note to T. W. Brownin executed by W. H. Stovall and myself as security for about $800.00 with interest for two years or more and to secure William Kerley a note executed by W. H. Stovall with myself as security for about $ 125.00 with interest for one year or more & to secure Allen Burns a note executed by W. H. Stovall with myself as security for about $130,00 with interest for 3 or 4 years. I hereby convey to John Patterson in trust the following property (to wit) the tract of land on which I now live containing about 290 acres adjoining the lands of Samuel Rickman, Henry Stovall, Robt. Halzy, & Reuben Harris, my negro boy Sam about 60 years of age, my negro boy Tucker who is crippled & about 50 years old, my woman Mariah about 35 years old, my woman Annie about 60 years old, my woman Rose about 50 years old, my girl Margaret about 13 years old, my girl Sarah about 11 years old, my girl Malvina about 6 years old, my boy Andrew about 8 years old, my boy Henry about 4 years old, my girl Harriett about 18 months old, also my two horses, one sorrel & the other gray about 12 & 16 years old, 3 head of cattle about 60 or 70 head of stock hogs, one ox wagon, Wheat Thresher, about 32 head of sheep. I also convey to said John Patterson the following claims one note on William T. ----- for about $475.00 due Decr. next, also one note on Samuel Mosely for about $140.00 with a credit on it of $40.00 due Septr. 1859. I hereby authorize said John Patterson if the above named debts are not paid on or before the 10th of January 1863 to proceed to sell said property privately or at public auction after giving the notice that the law requires for the sale of such property to execute Deed or Bills of Sale to the purchaser said property to be sold for cash & pay off the debts mentioned above with interest & costs & to apply the remainder to any & all other debts which I may justly owe as security or otherwise & pay over the balance if any to myself or hold it subject to my order. Witness my hand & seal this January 11th 1861. W. T. Stovall (Seal)

Attest

S. H. Rickman

Wm. G. Henry

State of Tennessee Sumner County - Personally appeared before me John L. Bugg, Clerk of the County Court of said county, S. H. Rickman & Wm. G. Henry the subscribing witnesses to the foregoing Deed of Trust who being first sworn depose & say that they are personally acquainted with William T. Stovall the bargainor & that he acknowledged the execution of the same in their presence to be his act & deed upon the day it bears date and for the purposes

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therein contained. Witness my hand at office this 12th day of Jany 1861. John L. Bugg, Clerk

Rec'd for registration at 11 1/2 O'clock AM Jany. 12th 1861.

Registered and examined this 14th day of Jany. AD 1861. R. D. Moore, Regr. S. Cty by Thos. Donoho, Dep. Regr.

 

Bumpass, J. C. To John L. Doxy - Deed of Trust

I J. C. Bumpass have this day bargained and sold & do hereby convey to John L. Doxy for the sum of five dollars to me paid & the other considerations herein after mentioned the following personal property viz; 4 mules all now 5 years old, 2 of said mules are horse or male mules, one a brown about 16 hands high, the other bay about 15 hands high, the other two mules are females one a bay about 16 hands high the other is a brown about 15 1/2 hands high, 3 two horse wagons with the harness for each, one fine one horse buggy & harness, two mares, one 7 years old a chestnut sorrel about 16 hands high the other a bay 7 years old about 16 hands high. I do covenant with the said John L. Doxy that I am lawfully possessed of said property & have a good right to convey the same. I do further bind myself my heirs and personal representatives to warrant & forever defend the title of said property. But this deed is made for the following uses & purposes & trusts & no other that is to say. I am indebted to Sam Bugg in a note of one thousand dollars which note was given by my father G. W. Bumpass and I became his security and Harry Smith & John B. Walton became my securities on the same said note was due 1st day of Jan. 1860. Now I am anxious to secure & make certain the payment of said note. Now if I shall pay off said note any time in twelve months from this date then this conveyance shall be null & void but if I do not then my said Trustee John L. Doxy after giving 30 days legal notice at the public places in Sumner County, Tennessee shall expose the same for public sale at the Court house door in the town of Gallatin for cash & appropriate the proceeds first to the necessary expenses, Secondly to said debt or note & thirdly to pay me the remainder. This 14th day of Jan. 1861. J. C. Bumpass (Seal)

Test

T. Barry

E. L. Payne

State of Tennessee Sumner County - Personally appeared before me John L. Bugg, Clerk of the County Court of said county, J. C. Bumpass the bargainor with whom I am personally acquainted and who acknowledged that he made and executed the foregoing Deed of Trust upon the day it bears date and for the purposes therein contained. Witness my hand at office this 14th day of Jany. 1861. John L. Bugg, Clerk

Rec'd for registration at 2 1/2 O'clock PM Jany. 14th 1861.

Registered and examined this 17th day of Jany. AD 1861. R. D. Moore, Regr. S. Cty. by Thos. Donoho, Dep. Regr.

 

Pride, Sarah A. To A. W. Pride - Power of Attorney

I do hereby nominate & appoint A. W. Pride my attorney in fact for me & in my name to sell & convey to any person or persons their heirs & assigns forever who will purchase the same by general warranty Deed on one or more tracts as he may think best my undivided portion of three tracts of land in the State of Tennessee in Sumner County & bounded as described in Grants & Deeds alienated by Alex. Stark Deed to his heirs. And take & receive the consideration money or take notes for the same at his discretion. He may also bring and prosecute in my name any suit that may be necessary to gain possession of or establish my title to the same employ such counsel or other aid as he may need at my expense & charge. And I do hereby ratify & confirm any act or

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thing he may lawfully do in the premises as fully as if I were present & doing the same myself. This 19th day of November 1858. Sarah A. Pride (Seal)

Witnesses

John S. Watkins

S. W. Reed

State of Tennessee Shelby County - To Robert William Esquire - You are hereby authorized and empowered to take the examination of Sarah A. Pride privately & apart from her husband relative to her free execution of the above or annexed Power of Attorney and the same so taken certify under your hand & seal. Witness John P. Trevenant, Clerk of the County Court of Shelby County, Tenn. at office on the Eighteenth day of November 1858.

State of Tennessee Shelby County - Sarah A. Pride having personally appeared before me & having by virtue of the authority in me vested been examined privately & apart from her husband A. W. Pride & she having acknowledged the due execution of the within or annexed Power of Attorney by her freely voluntarily  without compulsion constraint or coercion by her said husband the same is therefore certified. Witness my hand & seal this 19th day of November 1859. Sarah A. Pride

Acknowledged and subscribed before me this November 19th 1858. Robert Williams, JP

Rec'd for registration at 2 O'clock PM 15th Jany. 1861.

Registered and examined this 2nd day of Feby. AD 1861. R. D. Moore, Regr. S. Cty. by Thos. Donoho, Dep. Regr.

 

Hatler, Richard J. To O. H. Freedle - Deed of Trust

I Richard J. Hatler for the consideration of five dollars to me paid have bargained & sold & do hereby sell transfer & convey to O. H. Freedle the following property viz, my interest in the tract of land bought by me from Lewis C. Hill situated in District No. 17 Sumner County and containing one hundred acres it being the same land that Pleasant Green now lives on, also my house & lot near Fountain Head Station being the same bought by me from John Roney a reference is made to his deed to me for a description of said lot also a negro girl named Sarah of dark complexion aged about fourteen years, also one roan filly about two years old, also one buggy, also one wagon and two work horses, one a sorrel and the other a brown horse, also a lot of wood cut and corded & now on the one hundred acre tract of land above described, there being about one hundred & fifty cords of said wood. And I warrant the title of the above described property to said O. H. Freedle & his heirs against all persons. But the above conveyance is made for the following purposes, viz. I am indebted to W. G. Pond as Trustee for Petticord & Gilbride in two debts, one for $100.00 & the other for $46.00 upon both of which judgements have been rendered by Esquire Sarver & O. H. Freedle is my stay security, also I am indebted to Joynt & Trainor in the sum of $127.00 by note now due & O. H. Freedle is my security on said note, also I am indebted to Lewis C. Hill in the sum of $250. by note now due, also I am indebted to W. G. Pond in the sum of $77.00 & in the sum of $142.00 both by note & now due, also I am indebted to Duncan & Derritt in the sum of $62.00 by note now due, also I am indebted to Joseph McGlothlin in the sum of $2,000 on which there is judgements, also I am indebted to Dr. Thomas Walton in the sum of $22 or $23 by note now due, also I am indebted to Lewis C. Hill in the sum of $450.00 by note due in October next, also to R. C. Brizendine in the sum of $116 by note now due, and am desirous of securing the payment of said debts. Now if I shall pay or cause to be paid

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the above named debts on or before the 1st day of August 1862 then the above conveyance to be void & of no effect, but in case I should fail to pay said indebtedness before the 1st of August 1862 then said O. H. Freedle will expose the property conveyed to him above to public sale for cash after giving twenty days notice of the same and apply the proceeds of the sale first to payment of necessary expenses, second to the payment of the debts above mentioned in the order in which they are stated and the balance if any to me. This 18th Jany. 1861. Richard J. Hatler

State of Tennessee Sumner County - Personally appeared before me John L. Bugg, Clerk of the County Court of said county, Richard J. Hatler the bargainor with whom I am personally acquainted and who acknowledged that he made and executed the foregoing Deed of Trust upon the day it bears date and for the purposes therein contained. Witness my hand at office this 18th of Jany. 1861. John L. Bugg, Clerk

Rec'd for registration Jany. 18th 1861 at 6 O'clock PM.

Registered and examined this 2nd day of Feby. AD 1861. R. D. Moore, Regr. S. Cty. By Thos. Donoho, Dep. Reg.

 

Hamilton, W. F. R. To Amanda Hamilton - Deed of Gift

To all whom it may concern, Know ye that I W. F. R. Hamilton of the county of Sumner & State of Tennessee being in feeble health & as in evidence of the love & affection I entertain for my wife Amanda Hamilton do this day give transfer & convey hereby to her & her children all the right title claim & interest I have or may have in a certain negro girl (Mary) bequeathed to my mother Jane Hutchison dec'd by my Aunt Mary D. Frazor by will the possession of said negro girl to remain with my Aunt Sarah Frazor during her natural life. I also give to my wife Amanda as aforesaid all my interest in fifty acres of land (more or less) willed to my mother by my Aunt Mary D. as foresaid. To have & to hold the same for the benefit of my aforesaid wife Amanda Hamilton & her children forever. Given under my hand this January the 1st 1861. W. F. R. Hamilton

Attest

Thomas Jefferson Lewis

Wm. H. H. Hamilton

John Bernard

State of Tennessee Sumner County - Personally appeared before me John L. Bugg, Clerk of the County Court of said county, W. F. R. Hamilton the donor with whom I am personally acquainted & who acknowledged that he executed the foregoing Deed of Gift for the purposes therein contained. Witness my hand at office this 29th day of Jany. 1861. John L. Bugg, Clerk

Rec'd for registration at 1 ½ O'clock PM Jany. 29th 1861.

Registered and examined this 2nd day of Feby. AD 1861. R. D. Moore, Regr. S. Cty. By Thos. Donoho, Dep. Regr.

 

Nimmo, J. A. & Co. To N. B. Conyers - Deed of Trust

We have this day bargained & sold & do hereby convey to N. B. Conyers for the sum of five dollars to me paid & the other considerations hereafter mentioned the following described property viz.; Eight tracts of land lying in District No. 15 Sumner County, Tennessee in all containing about eight hundred & thirty eight acres the boundaries of which will be found in the deeds of the following persons to us viz.; Squire Brown of 215 ½ acres, John Conyers of 294 acres, W. C. Norris for 71 acres, Q. S. Bell for 124 acres, Lemuel Keen for 117 acres, and J. A. Rippy for 53 acres and in the title Bonds of James Coats to Anderson assigned to Dalton & Co. for 40 acres, J. M. Rippy bond to Keen for 70 acres and which has been assigned to us. One steam saw & gristmill & its appurtenances, which has been levied upon by W. H. House to satisfy two judgments in favor of Eli Odom and this conveyance is only intended to

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convey such rights in said Mills as may not be used to satisfy said law & if the said judgements are satisfied then this conveyance to be absolute as to said Mills, one roan mare three years old, one dark dun mare colt two years old, one book case & desk & about one hundred volumes of books, all logs, lumber & now on hand at the mill, one buggy and harness, two bedsteads & beds & bed clothing for each, one leather covered traveling trunk, one carpet & hearth rug, one eight day clock, one negro girl named Reah about 12 years old, one grind stone, one milk cow & three head of stock cattle. To have & to hold the same to the said N. B. Conyers his heirs & assigns forever. We do covenant with the said Conyers that we are lawfully seized of said property & have a good right to convey it. We do further warrant the title of the said property against the lawful claims of all persons whatever. But this title is made for the following uses & trust and for no other purpose whatever. That is to say we are indebted to Macey & Hamilton for some $275 judgement before T. Boyers, to John Conyers by note for about $600 due with some interest, to N. B. Conyers for note for $1000.00 due Jany. 1st 1862 bearing interest from date, note to Yancy Turner for about $130.00 & to Eli Odom by two judgements before T. Boyers for sum $570, and one note to J. W. Hater of Scottsville about $50.00. We are desirous of securing the payment of the same. Now if we shall pay off & satisfy the said debts on or before the first day of January 1864, then this deed to be void, otherwise to remain in full force & effect & if the same are not then paid the said trustee after giving legal notice will proceed to sell the said property for cash & after paying the expenses of the same he will pay off the said debts & if any remain he will pay the same to us. The said Trustee by our consent in writing is authorized to sell any of the said property on time or for cash, and apply the same to payment of the aforesaid debts. This the 21st day of January 1861. J. A. Nimmo & Co. (Seal) J. A. Nimmo (Seal) Serena Nimmo (Seal)

Signed in the presence of

Seth Colley

Franklin S. Wilson

State of Tennessee Sumner County - Personally appeared before me John L. Bugg, Clerk of the County Court of said county, Seth Colley & Franklin S. Wilson the subscribing witnesses to the foregoing Deed of Trust who being first sworn depose and say that they are personally acquainted with J. A. Nimmo and Serena Nimmo the bargainors & that they acknowledged the execution of the same in their presence to be their act & deed upon the day it bears date and for the purposes therein contained Witness my hand at office this 23rd day of January 1861. John L. Bugg, Clerk

Rec'd for registration at 10 O'clock AM 23rd Jany. 1861.

Registered and examined this 4th day of Feby. AD 1861. R. D. Moore, Regr. S. Cty. By Thos. Donoho, Dep. Regr.

 

Dickerson, Wm. H. To Alexander C. Yourie - Deed of Mortgage

State of Tennessee Sumner County - Know all men by these presents that I Wm. H. Dickerson in consideration of five dollars paid by Alexander C. Yourie have this day bargained & sold to the said Alexander C. Yourie all my right title & interest to the price of land upon which I now live containing by estimation forty five acres of land be the same more or less adjoining the lands of said Yourie on the North, on the West to the Bledsoe interest, on the by Mrs. Wilson, on the East by J. J. and Ashley Wilks and hereby convey the said land to the said Alexander C. Yourie. The above conveyance is made for the following uses & trusts and none others, that is to say. Whereas Robt. C. Reaves purchasing from said forty five acres of land from the said Alexander C. Yourie and I purchasing from said Reaves and as the said Reaves has failed to pay the original purchase money to the said Yourie which is two hundred and twenty five dollars due Decr. Eighteen hundred & fifty nine

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and the said Reaves holding my note for the amount above named transferred the same to A. C. Yourie. Now if I shall pay to said Alexander C. Yourie the said original purchase money on or before the twenty fifth day of December next then this conveyance is to be void otherwise the said A. C. Yourie after giving thirty days notice at three public places in Sumner County one of which shall be the Court house in Gallatin shall expose to public sale the said land for cash waving all rights of redemption to the highest bidder and after paying the said debt & costs shall pay the balance to one. In testimony whereof I have this day affixed my hand & seal. This Jany. The 30th 1861. W. H. Dickerson (Seal)

Witness

A. J. Swany

State of Tennessee Sumner County - Personally appeared before me John L. Bugg, Clerk of the County Court of said county, W. H. Dickerson the mortgagor with whom I am personally acquainted and who acknowledged that he made and executed the foregoing Mortgage for the purposes therein contained. Witness my hand at office this the 1st day of Feby. 1861. John L. Bugg, Clerk

Rec'd for registration at 11 ½ O'clock AM Feby. 1st 1861.

Registered and examined this 8th day of Feby. AD 1861. R. D. Moore, Regr. S. Cty. By Thos. Donoho, Dep. Regr.

 

Hollins, R. S. & Co. Vs. F. M. Davis et als - Warrant

State of Tennessee Sumner County - To any lawful officer to execute & return, you are hereby commanded that of the goods chattels lands and tenements of F. M. Davis, Jno. L. Davis security, A. J. McDole Stayer for both parties, if to be found in your county you cause to be made the sum of eighty eight dollars 03 cents debt with interest from the 5th day of May 1860 and legal cost to satisfy a judgment that R. S. Hollins & Co. obtained against F. M. Davis et als before me on the 5th day of May 1860. Given under my hand and seal this 19th day Jany. 1861. T. Boyers, JP

No. 3738 Hollins & Co. Vs. F. M. Davis et als (Fi Fa) issued 19th day of Jany. 1861. Came to hand - day of - 18 - Debt $88.03 interest ---- Commission --- Warrant $1,00, Levy $0.50, JP fees $0.80. No personal property of the defendant F. M. Davis to be found in my county upon which to levy this Fi Fa. Therefore levied the same upon one tract of land lying in District No. 15 on the Gallatin & Scottsville Turnpike containing 225 acres and bounded on the North by Thomas Creasy, East by J. A. Nimmo, South by John Gross & John Parker and West by Andrew Groves to satisfy this Fi Fa. This 30th day of Jany. 1861. W. H. House, CSC

Rec'd for registration at 2 O'clock PM 1st Feby. 1861.

Registered and examined this 8th day of Feby. AD 1861. R. D. Moore, Regr. S. Cty. By Thos. Donoho, Dep. Regr.

 

Hollins, R. S. & Co. Vs. F. M. Davis et als - Warrant

State of Tennessee Sumner County - To any lawful officer to execute and return. You are hereby commanded that of the goods chattels lands & tenements of F. M. Davis, Jno. Davis security, A. J. McDole stayor for all parties if to be found in your county you cause to be made the sum of one hundred & twenty four dollars 53 cents debt with interest from the 5 day May 1860 and legal cost to satisfy a judgement that R. S. Hollins & Co. obtained against F. M. Davis et als before me on the 5 day of May 1860. Given under my hand & seal this 19 day Jany. 1861. T. Boyers, JP

No. 3739, Hollins & Co. Vs. (Fi Fa) F. M. Davis et als issued 19th day of Jany. 1861. Came to hand, day of - 18 - debt $124.53, interest - commission - Warrant $1.00, Levy 50 cents, JP fees $0.80 cents

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No personal property of the Defendant F. M. Davis to be found in my county upon which to levy this Fi Fa, Therefore levied the same upon one tract lying in District No. 15 on the Gallatin and Scottsville Turnpike containing 225 acres and bounded on the North by Thos. Creasy, East by J. A. Nimmo, South by John Gross & John Parker, West by Andrew Graves to satisfy this Fi Fa. This 30th day of Jany. 1861. W. H. House, C. S. C.

Rec'd for registration at 2O'clock PM 1st Feby. 1861.

Registered and examined this 8th Feby. AD 1861. R. D. Moore, Regr. S. Cty. By Thos. Donoho, Dep. Regr.

 

Douglass, T. C., Esq. To Allen & Cantrell - Bill of Sale

By virtue in the authority in me as Trustee & executor under the will of Matilda G. Parish, I have this day sold & do hereby sell transfer & convey for the consideration of sixteen hundred & fifty dollars to John D. Allen & C. C. Cantrell under the firm and style of Allen & Cantrell the following negroes to wit; Julia Ann age about twenty four years & her four children to wit; Louisa age about 8 or 9, Bettie aged about 6 years, Mariah age about 4 years, Mal Henry age about six or eight months old. And I do hereby bind myself to warrant & defend the title to said negroes to the said Allen & Cantrell so far as I can or ought as Trustee & Executor of said will and no farther. Witness my hand & seal this 11th day Feby. 1861. Thos. C. Douglass (Sea) Executor of M. G. Parish & Trustee

State of Tennessee Sumner County - Personally appeared before me John L. Bugg, Clerk of the County Court of said county, Thos. C. Douglass Executor of Matilda G. Parish dec'd Trustee & the bargainor with whom I am personally acquainted and who acknowledged that he made and executed the foregoing Bill of Sale for the purposes therein contained. Witness my hand at office this the 11th Feby. 1861. John L. Bugg, Clerk

Rec'd for registration at 9 O'clock AM 12th Feby. 1861.

Registered and examined this 12th of Feby. AD 1861. R. D. Moore, Regr, S. Cty. By Thos. Donoho, Dep. Regr.

 

Douglass, W. R. To N. Barksdale - Bill of Sale

Rec'd of N. Barksdale one hundred and eighty three dollars & ninety four cents in full for sorrel horse six years old, one Jennett about nine years old and one year old Jennett said stock all being now in the possession of my father Y. N. Douglass in Sumner County, and I bind myself to warrant & defend the title of said stock to the said N. Barksdale against the claims of all persons whatsoever. This 8th day of Jany. 1861. W. R. Douglass

State of Tennessee Stewart County - Personally appeared before me Wm. Cook, Clerk of said County Court, W. R. Douglass whose signature appears to the within instrument and with whom I am personally acquainted and acknowledged the same to be his act and deed for the purposes therein contained. Witness my hand at office this 8th day of January 1861. W. Cook, Clerk

Received for registration at 3 ½ O'clock PM 4th Feby. 1861. Thos. Donoho, Dep. Regr.

Registered and examined this 12th day of Feby. AD 1861. R. D. Moore, Regr. S. Cty. By Thos. Donoho, Dep. Regr.


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