Deed to Lucien Woodworth and Others, 31 May 1843

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No. 152
<​Deed​>
<​Joseph Smith to &c. for Lot 3 B 120 of .​>
This Indenture made and entered into, This Thirty first day of May 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 Phebe [Watrous] Woodworth , Mary Elizabeth Woodworth and John Woodworth all 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 two hundred and fifty dollars to him in hand paid, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, do hereby grant, bargain sell, convey, and confirm unto the said , Phebe Woodworth , Mary Elizabeth Woodworth and John Woodworth parties of the second part, their 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: Lot number three in Block number one hundred and twenty 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 Phebe Woodsworth , Mary Elizabeth Woodworth and John Woodworth parties of the Second part, their heirs and assigns forever. And the said Joseph Smith [p. 162] party of the first part, his assigns and successors in office, the aforesaid premises, unto the said , Phebe Woodworth, , Mary E. Woodworth & John Woodworth parties of the Second part 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, 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. State of Illinois, , 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 acknowledge that he had executed the said conveyance for the uses and purposes therein mentioned. Given under my hand and seal, this 31st. day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty three J. P. L. S..
Recorded May 31st. 1843 [p. 163]