Deed to Hyrum Smith, 12 July 1843, Draft

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This Indenture made and entered into this twelvth day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty three 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 of the 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 ten thousand dollars, to him in hand paid, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, do hereby grant, bargain, sell, convey, and confirm unto the said party of the second part, his 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 West half of the South half of the North West quarter of Section number four in Township number two South of Range number eight West of the fourth principal Meridian containing forty acres of land be the same more or less. Also the North half of the North West quarter of section number four in Township and Range aforesaid, containing one hundred and nine acres. Also the North West quarter of the North East quarter of section number four in the Township and Range aforesaid containing forty five 91/100 acres. Also a lot of land in the North West corner of the South West quarter of the North East quarter of said Section number four in Township and Range aforesaid being twelve poles and five feet East and west and twelve poles North and South containing one acre and containing in the whole one hundred and ninety five 91/100 acres of land be the same more or less. Also all the following lots of land situate and being in the County of and the aforesaid and described on the plat of the City of as being Lots number one two and three in Block number ninety-five also the [p. [1]] whole Block number ninety-six. Also Block number ninety-seven. Also the Block number ninety eight. Also Lot number four in Block number one hundred and four. Also Lots number two and three in Block number one hundred and nine. Also Block number one hundred and ten. Also Block number one hundred and thirteen Also Lots number one, two and three in Block number one hundred and sixteen. Also Block number one hundred and twenty-nine. Also Block number one hundred and thirty one. Also Lots number two, three and four in Block number one hundred and thirty six, Also Block number one hundred and thirty-seven. Also Lot number four in Block number one hundred and forty-two. Also Lots number two and three in Block number one hundred and forty-three. Also Block number one hundred and forty-four. Also Lot number one in Block number one hundred and forty-five Also Block number one hundred and fifty-five. Also Lot number two in Block number one hundred and fifty-nine, 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 <​&c​>, party of the second part, his <​their​> 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 <​&c​> party of the second part, his <​their​> 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 hath hereunto set his hand and seal the day and year above written.
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As Sole Trustee in trust for the church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints,
Signed sealed and delivered in presence of [p. [2]]