Certificate, 5 May 1847 [Phelps, Assignee of JS v. Wilson Law]
Melgar Couchman, Certificate, , IL, 5 May 1847, Phelps, Assignee of JS v. Wilson Law (Hancock Co., IL, Circuit Court 1843). Copied ca. 6 May 1847; Hancock County Sheriff, Old Certificates of Purchase, Levy, and Redemption, pp. 347–348; handwriting of Melancton S. Carey; Hancock County Courthouse, Carthage, IL; microfilm 955,142 at FHL.
I, Melgar Couchman, Sheriff of said do hereby certify, that , by his attorney () this day paid into my hands, seven Dollars and seventy five cents ($7.75) in full for redemption & interest on the North East and North west quarters of section, four. township six (6). North Range eight (8) west. of the 4th principal meridian, the cause having been sold on the 11th May 1846. on execution No 2240. in favor of ass[ignee] and and against . May 5th A. D. 1847.