Deed to Harriet Sherwood Parker, 2 May 1842

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No 291
<​Josh. Smith to Hr. Parker E½ L4 B106 of ​>
This Indenture made and entered into, this second day of May in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and forty two, between Joseph Smith, as sole Trustee in Trust, for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, of the county of , and State of of the First part, and Harriett [Harriet Sherwood] Parker of the county of and aforesaid, of the second part, Witnesseth, that the said Joseph Smith, party of the first part, for and in consideration of the sum of six hundred dollars, to him in hand paid, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, do hereby grant, bargain, sell, convey, and confirm unto the said Harriett Parker party of the second part, her heirs and assigns forever, all that tract or parcel of land, situate and being in the county of in the State of known and described as follows, to wit. The East half of [p. 65] Lot No four in Block No one hundred and six of the City of , together with all and singular the appurtenances thereunto belonging or in any wise appertaining. To have and to hold the above described premises unto the said Harriett Parker party of the second part, her heirs and assigns forever. And the said Joseph Smith, party of the first part, his assigns and successors in office, the aforesaid premises, unto the said Harriett Parker party of the second part, her heirs and assigns, against the claim or claims of all and every person whomsoever, do and will warrant and forever defend by these presents. In testimony whereof, the said Joseph Smith, party of the first part has hereunto set his hand and seal the day and year above written.
Joseph Smith. Seal
As Sole Trustee in Trust for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
Signed sealed and delivered)
in presence of )
State of , , ss. I, a justice of the Peace, in and for the City of , in said , do certify that Joseph Smith, whose signature appears to the foregoing deed, and who is personally known to me to be the person described in, and who executed the same, did acknowedge that he had executed the said conveyance for the uses and purposes therein mentioned. Given under my hand and seal, this second day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty two.
J.P. L.S.
<​Fees 85 cts Recorded Jany 31st. 1844​> [p. 66]