Deed from William and Rosannah Robinson Marks, 11 February 1841–A
and Rosannah Robinson Marks, Deed for property in , Lake Co., OH, to JS as trustee-in-trust for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 11 Feb. 1841; handwriting of ; signatures of and Rosannah Robinson Marks; witnessed by ; certified by and ; three pages; JS Collection (Supplement), CHL. Includes dockets and notations.
off to from lot No Thirty in tract one, supposed to contain, one hundred and forty four acres of land, reserving from the above tracts of land, all and every such lots or parcels of land as have been bargained sold and conveyed by deed, by the said to any person or persons since the above described tracts have been in his hands
To have and to hold the above described premises / excepting the reservations as aforesaid, with all their appurtenances improvements and priveleges unto the said Joseph Smith Sole Trustee <in trust> for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. And the said and Rosanah [Rosannah Robinson Marks] his wife the aforesaid premises unto the said Joseph Smith <Sole> Trustee in trust for the Church of Jesus Christ, excepting the reservations as aforesaid, against the claim or claims of all and every person whomsoever, do, and will warrant and for ever defend
In witness whereof the said and Rozanah his wife parties of the first part, have hereunto set their hands and seals, the day, and year first above written
Rosannah Marks LS
signed sealed and delivered in presence of
State of Illinois)
County of )
I a justice of the peace of said do certify that and Rosanah his wife whose signatures appear to the above and foregoing deed, are personally known to me to be the identical persons described in and [p. ]
TEXT: “LS” (here and on the next line) is an abbreviation for locus sigilli (Latin for “place of the seal”) and is surrounded by a hand-drawn representation of a seal after both William and Rosannah Robinson Marks’s signatures.