JS and , Deed for property in , Hancock Co., IL, to William C. Wightman, 15 Dec. 1841; signed by JS and ; witnessed by ; certified by . Version copied 1 Apr. 1843 in Hancock Co., IL, Deed Records, vol. L, pp. 105–106; unidentified handwriting; Hancock County Recorder’s Office, Carthage, IL; microfilm at FHL.
<J Smith To W C. Wightman>
<Recorded 1st April 1843>
This Indenture made, and Entered Into, this fifteenth day of December 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 William C. Wightman 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 Four hundred Dollars to them in hand paid the Receipt Whereof is hereby Acknowledged, Do hereby grant, bargain, sell convey and confirm unto the said William C. Wightman his heirs and assigns forever, all that tract or parcel of Land situate and being in the County of [p. ]