Nauvoo Registry of Deeds, Deed Record Book A, 1840–1843

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For L 1, 2, 3, & 4 in B. 8 & 1 & 4 in B 9.
This Indenture, made and entered into, this twenty eighth day of April, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty, Between and his wife, of , and State of of the first part, and , of the County of , and State of , of the second part, Witnesseth, that the said parties of the first part, for and in consideration of the sum of four hundred dollars, to them in hand paid, by the said party of the second part, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, have given, granted, bargained, and sold, and by these presents, do give, grant, bargain, sell, convey, and confirm, unto the said party of the second part, and to his heirs and assigns forever six certain peices or parcels of land, situate, lying, and being in the County of , and State of , and described as follows, to wit: Lots No one, two, three, and four in Block No eight and Lots No one and four in Block No nine and as much more land joining to Lots No one and four in Block No nine, and Nos one and four in Block No eight as will make them equally as large as the other lots which contain one hundred and thirty two rods; in s addition to the Town of
To have and To hold, the aforesaid premises, together with all and singular the improvements, rights, privileges, and appurtenances thereunto belonging, or in any wise appertaining, unto the said party of the second part, and to his heirs and assigns forever, free from the claim or claims of themselves, their heirs, or assigns, and from the claims of any and every other person or persons claiming the same by, through, or under them or either of them. And the said parties of the first part, for themselves, their heirs, executors and administrators, covenant with the said party of the second part, his heirs and assigns, that they are lawfully seized of the above described premises, that they have good right, full power, and lawful authority, to sell and convey the same, and that the above described premises are clear and free of all encumbrances: And that they will Warrant And Forever Defend the title thereto, and hereby conveyed, against the lawful claim or claims of all and every person or persons claiming the same whomsoever.
In Testimony Whereof, the said parties of the first part, have hereunto subscribed their names, and affixed their seals, the day and year first above written.
LS
LS
Signed, sealed, and delivered)
in presence of)
Abram Burgess—
State of Illinois)
County of )
This day personally appeared before me an acting justice of the peace within and for the aforesaid and his wife whose signatures appear to the above deed, and who are personally known to me to be the persons described in and who executed the same did acknowledge the same to be their own free act and deed for the uses and purposes therein mentioned and expressed. And the said being by me made acquainted with the contents of said deed and examined separate and apart from her acknowledged that she relinquished her dower to the premises therein conveyed, freely, voluntarily, and without compulsion of her .
Given under my hand and seal this 28th. day of April A. D. 1840
J. P. [p. 3]
No 1
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For L 1, 2, 3, & 4 in B. 8 & 1 & 4 in B 9.
This Indenture, made and entered into, this twenty eighth day of April, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty, Between and his wife, of , and State of of the first part, and , of the County of , and State of , of the second part, Witnesseth, that the said parties of the first part, for and in consideration of the sum of four hundred dollars, to them in hand paid, by the said party of the second part, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, have given, granted, bargained, and sold, and by these presents, do give, grant, bargain, sell, convey, and confirm, unto the said party of the second part, and to his heirs and assigns forever six certain peices or parcels of land, situate, lying, and being in the County of , and State of , and described as follows, to wit: Lots No one, two, three, and four in Block No eight and Lots No one and four in Block No nine and as much more land joining to Lots No one and four in Block No nine, and Nos one and four in Block No eight as will make them equally as large as the other lots which contain one hundred and thirty two rods; in s addition to the Town of
To have and To hold, the aforesaid premises, together with all and singular the improvements, rights, privileges, and appurtenances thereunto belonging, or in any wise appertaining, unto the said party of the second part, and to his heirs and assigns forever, free from the claim or claims of themselves, their heirs, or assigns, and from the claims of any and every other person or persons claiming the same by, through, or under them or either of them. And the said parties of the first part, for themselves, their heirs, executors and administrators, covenant with the said party of the second part, his heirs and assigns, that they are lawfully seized of the above described premises, that they have good right, full power, and lawful authority, to sell and convey the same, and that the above described premises are clear and free of all encumbrances: And that they will Warrant And Forever Defend the title thereto, and hereby conveyed, against the lawful claim or claims of all and every person or persons claiming the same whomsoever.
In Testimony Whereof, the said parties of the first part, have hereunto subscribed their names, and affixed their seals, the day and year first above written.
LS
LS
Signed, sealed, and delivered)
in presence of)
Abram Burgess—
State of Illinois)
County of )
This day personally appeared before me an acting justice of the peace within and for the aforesaid and his wife whose signatures appear to the above deed, and who are personally known to me to be the persons described in and who executed the same did acknowledge the same to be their own free act and deed for the uses and purposes therein mentioned and expressed. And the said being by me made acquainted with the contents of said deed and examined separate and apart from her acknowledged that she relinquished her dower to the premises therein conveyed, freely, voluntarily, and without compulsion of her .
Given under my hand and seal this 28th. day of April A. D. 1840
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