Deed to Ezra Chase, 14 January 1842

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<Jo Smith To E[zra] Chase>
<Recorded 19 May 1846.>
This Indenture made and entered into this fourteenth day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand Eight hundred and forty Two. Between Joseph Smith and his wife of the county of and state of of the one part and Ezra Chase of the County of and state of of the other part witnesseth that the said Joseph Smith and his wife for and in consideration of the sum of Nine hundred dollars the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged do hereby grant bargain sell convey and confirm unto the said Ezra Chase his heirs and assigns forever. all that tract or parcel of land situate and being in the County of in the state of viz: described and known in the plat of the City of as lot No. two (2) in block One hundred and twenty (120) of the City of , Together with all and singular the appurtenances thereunto belonging or in anywise appertaining To Have and to Hold the above described premises unto the said Ezra Chase his heirs and assigns forever. And the said Joseph Smith and his wife their heirs and assigns the aforesaid premises unto the said Ezra Chase his heirs and assigns against the claims or claims of all and any person whomsoever do and will warrant and forever defend by these presents.
In testimony. whereof the said Joseph Smith and his wife of the first part have hereunto set their hands and seals the day and year above written.
Joseph Smith L S
L S
Signed sealed and Delivered in presence of
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State of Illinois)ss.
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I a Justice of the peace for do certify that Joseph Smith and his wife whose signatures appeare to the foregoing deed and who are personally known to me to be the persons described in and who executed the same, did sevrally acknowledge that they had executed the said conveyance for the uses and purposes therein mentioned. And the said having been by me made acquainted with the Content, of the said deed and examined separate and apart from her said husband acknowledged that she had executed the said conveyance for the uses and purposes therein mentioned save for the uses a same and relinquished her dower to the premises therein conveyed voluntarily freely and without compulsion of her <said> husband
Given under my hand and seal this fourteenth day of January in the year of our Lord One thousand Eight hundred and forty two
J P. L S
for the City of . [p. 283]