Promissory Note from Alpheus Gifford, 1 December 1839–A

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Hancock Co Ills Decr 1st. 1839
On or before the first day of December— one thousand eight hundred and forty— I promise to pay Messrs Joseph Smith Junr & or order the sum of Thirty five— dollars with interest the interest to be paid on the first day of December in each and every year— value received
X <​his mark​> Alpheus Gifford
Witness present)
Duly read before Signing [p. [1]]
Alpheus Gifford
note for 35 dolls [p. [2]]


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    Mark of Alpheus Gifford.  

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    Insertion in handwriting of Robert B. Thompson.  

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    Docket in handwriting of Robert B. Thompson.