JS and , Deed for property in , Hancock Co., IL, to , 5 Aug. 1841; signed by JS and ; certified by . Version copied 30 Oct. 1841 in Hancock Co., IL, Deed Records, vol. I, pp. 514–515; unidentified handwriting; Hancock County Recorder’s Office, Carthage, IL; microfilm at FHL.
<J Smith To >
<Recorded 30th October 1841>
This Indenture, Made, and entered into. This Fifth day of August in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and forty one, between Joseph Smith and his wife, of the County of and State of , of the one part, and of the county of and aforesaid, of the other part, Witnesseth, that the said Joseph Smith and his wife, for and in consideration of the Sum of one thousand dollars to them in hand paid, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, do hereby grant, bargain, Sell convey and Confirm unto the said his heirs and assigns forever, all that tract or parcel of land Situate, and being in the County of in the State of and described on the plat of the Town of as being Lot [p. 514]