Wednesday, September 3, 2014

26 March 1851: James Morris Deed to Jacob Hedrick, Murray County, Georgia

Murray County, Georgia
Deed Record Book I, page 164

Summary:  On 26 March 1851 James Morris sells to Jacob Hedrick for $200 lot 87 (160 acres) in the Tenth District, Third Section, of Murray County, Georgia.

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James Morris
Deed to
J Hedrick
No 87,10,3,

State of Georgia }
Murray County }

This Indenture made the twenty sixth day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty one between James Morris of the County of Murray of the one part and Jacob Hedrick of the County & state aforesaid of the other part. Witnesseth that the said James Morris for and in consideration of the sum of two hundred dollars to him in hand paid at and before the sealing and delivery of these presents the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged has granted bargained sold aliened consigned and confirmed and by these presents do grant bargain sell alien convey and confirm unto the said Jacob Hedrick his heirs and assigns all that tract or parcel of land situate lying and being in the tenth district of the third section of originally cherokee now Murray County in said state which said tract or lot of land is known and distinguished in the original plan of said district, by the number eighty seven (87) containing one hundred and sixty acres more or less having such shape form and marks as appear from the plat and Grant for the same. To have and to hold said tract or parcel of land with all and singular the rights members and appurtenances thereof whatsoever to the said bargained premises being belonging or in anywise appertaining with the remainder or remainders revission or revissions rents issues and profits thereof to the only proper use benefit and behoof of him the said Jacob Hedrick his heirs executors administrators and assigns in fee simple And the said James Morris for himself his heirs executors and administrators the said bargained lot of land and premises against the said James Morris his heirs executors and administrators and all and any other person or persons shall & will warrant & forever defend by virtue of these presents  In Witness whereof the said James Morris has hereunto set his hand & affixed his seal the day & year first above written.                                                              

Signed Sealed & delivered in the presence of                                      James Morris {seal}
B B Brown             }
A M Turner J.S.C. }

Recorded & certified for the 31st day of March 1851

                                                                                                William C. McCamy  Dpt Clk


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