Deed from Jacob and Abigail Pettingill Bump, 23 May 1837
and , Deed for property in , Geauga Co., OH, to , agent, on behalf of JS, 23 May 1837; signed by and ; witnessed by and ; certified by . Featured version copied 12 June 1837 in Geauga Co., OH, Deed Record, vol. 23, pp. 540–541; handwriting of ; Geauga County Archives and Records Center, Chardon, OH.
thereof unto him the said his heirs and assigns forever to his and their own proper use and behoof so that neither I the said nor my heirs nor any other person or persons claiming under me or my heirs or assigns, shall at any time hereafter; by any ways or means, have, claim, or demand any right or title to the aforesaid premises or appurtenances or any part thereof. In witness whereof, we have herunto set our hands and seals the twenty third day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty seven
Signed, sealed and delivered in the presence of)
State of Ohio)
May 23d. A D 1837.
Personally appeared who acknowledged that he did sign and seal the foregoing instrument and that the same is his free act and deed. I further certify that I did examine the said separate and apart from her said and did then and there make known to her the contents of the foregoing instrument and upon that examination she declared that she did voluntarily sign seal and acknowledge the same and that she was still satisfied therewith.