Assignment of Judgment, 4 April 1846 [Sweeney v. Miller et al.]

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Document Transcript

Know all men by these presents that I of County of Hancock & State of Illinois for & in consideration of the sum of seventy two 86/100 Dolls to me in hand paid by & as Trustees in Trust for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints the receipt of which is hereby acknowledged, do hereby assign & set over to the aforesaid Trustees a certain judgment obtained by Hugh J. Sween[e]y at the May Term of Court for for the year 1842— For the sum of fiftynine Dollars debt with the interest thereon to the 4th day of April 1846— said judgment having been assigned to them me by Guy C. Sampson Attorney for the aforesaid Hugh J. Sweeney said judgment being rendered against Joseph Smith & others—
As witness my hand & seal this 4th day of April one thousand Eight hundred & forty six—
In presence of
John M Evans [p. [1]]
Hugh J. Sweeney
Joseph Smith & als
Filed Oct 19, 1846
clk [p. [2]]


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    Signature of William Backenstos.  

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    TEXT: “seal” enclosed in a hand-drawn representation of a seal.  

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    Signatures of James Whitehead and John McEwan.  

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    Docket in same unidentified handwriting as main text.  

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    Docket in second unidentified handwriting.  

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    Notation in handwriting of David E. Head.