Deed from Stephen and Hannah Markham, 28 February 1842
and Hannah Hogaboom Markham, Deed for property in , Hancock Co., IL, to JS as trustee-in-trust for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 28 Feb. 1842. Version copied [between 2 and 30 Mar. 1843] in Nauvoo Registry of Deeds, Record of Deeds, bk. A, pp. 87–88; handwriting of ; CHL.
< to Joseph Smith for 8½ L 2 in Block 8 in s addition to >
This Indenture made and entered into, This Twenty Eighth day of February in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and forty Two between and Hannah his wife, of the county of and State of , of the one part, and Joseph Smith Trustee in Trust for the Church of Jesus christ of Latter Day Saints of the county of and aforesaid, of the other part, Witnesseth, that the said and Hannah his wife, for and in consideration of the sum of one hundred Dollars, to them in hand paid, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, do hereby grant, bargain, sell, convey, and confirm unto the said Joseph Smith, Trustee in Trust his assigns and successors in office forever, all that tract or parcel of Land, situate and being in the county of in the State of , viz: The East half of Lot N0. Two (2) in Block eight (8) in s addition to , as recorded on said Platt, Together with all and singular the appurtenances thereunto belonging or in anywise appertaining To Have and To Hold the above described [p. 87]