Friday, September 07, 2012

FamilySearch Find Of The Day: 1848 Tippah County Land Deed for Hiram Howell

Tippah County, Deed Book H, pages 197-198

Hiram Howell, Deed from, David Howell
SW 1/4, Sec. 7, T5, R2E

This Indenture made and entered into this the 3rd day of April, eighteen hundred and forty eight between David Howell and his wife Parthena Howell of the first part witnesseth and Hiram Howell of the second part the for and in consideration of the sum of four hundred dollars in hand paid the first party by the second party the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged the said first party has bargained and sold and by these presents do bargain sell and convey unto the said party of the second party his heirs and assignes the following piece of land lying and being in said County of Tippah and known in the plan of the Chickasaw survey in the State of Mississippi as the South West qr. of section (7) seven of Township (5) five Range (2) two East with all the improvements thereon to have and to hold to him the said party of the second part his heirs and assignes forever and the said party of the first part do for themselves heirs and legal representatives forever warrant and defend the right title interest and claim in and to the above described land against the lawful claim or claims of any or all persons whatsoever. In witness whereof the first party has hereunto set our hands and seals the day and year above written.
David Howell (seal)
Parthena Howell (seal)

State of Mississippi, Tippah County
Personally appeared before us, A. Aynes a Justice of the Peace for said County the written named David Howell who acknowledged that the signed sealed and delivered the foregoing deed on the day and year therein mentioned as his act and deed also personally appeared before us Parthena Howell the wife of the said David Howell who on a private examination by us separate and apart from her husband acknowledged that she signed sealed and delivered the foregoing deed on the day and year therein mentioned as her act and deed freely without any fear thereas or compulsion of her husband. Given under my hand and seal this 3rd day of April 1848.
A. Ayns (seal), Justice of the Peace
The foregoing deed was filed for record the 11th day of May 1848 and recorded the 30th day of May 1848.
Daniel Hunt, clerk

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