JEFFERSON COUNTY DEEDS AND RECORDS

 
Jefferson County, IL - Deed Book F page 221 and 222 March 11, 1850


Know all men by these presents that we Ignatius ATCHISON and Philadelphia ATCHISON, his wife, 
Henry MYERS and Winney MYERS, his wife, Samuel ATCHISON and Elizabeth ATCHISON, his wife, 
George W. ATCHISON, and Ruhamy ATCHISON, his wife, Thomas J. ATCHISON and Ignatius, Attorney 
for William H. ATCHISON and Elizabeth ATCHISON, his wife, Martha CHAFFIN, heirs of Barton ATCHISON 
deceased and Solomon GODDRID, Guardian of Francis GODDIRD, heir of Sarah GODRID (deceased) heir of 
Barton ATCHISON deceased and Wyatt PARRISH, guardian for John PARRISH, George W. PARRISH, Lucy J. 
PARRISH, James M. PARRISH and Bird PARRISH, heirs of Slatha PARRISH (heirs of Sarah GODRID deceased, 
heirs of Barton ATCHISON deceased all of the County of Jefferson and State of Illinois in consideration 
of the sum of five hundred dollars paid to us by John HARVELL of the County and State aforesaid 
(the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged) do hereby give grant bargain, sell and convey unto the 
said John HARVELL, his heirs and assigns, certain tracts or parcels of land with the buildings 
thereon and all the privileges and appurtenances to the same belonging situate in the said county 
aforesaid and described as follows (viz) the South West quarter of the North East quarter of section 
Two in Township Four South of Range Three East containing forty-five acres and eighty-seven 
hundredths of an acre.  Also the South part of the East Half of the North East quarter of Section 
Seventeen Township Four South of Range Three East  containing twenty one acres  Also, South part 
of East Half of South East quarter of section Twenty Six Township Three South of Range Three 
containing eleven acres  To Have and to Hold as above granted premises, to the said John HARVELL 
his heirs and assigns, to his and their use and behoof forever  And we the said Ignatius Atchison 
and aforesaid Heirs, for ourselves and our Heirs, Executors and Administrators, do covenant with 
the said John HARVEL his heirs and assigns, that we are lawfully seized in fee simple of the 
aforegranted premises, that they are free from all encumbrances -  that we have good right to sell 
and convey the same to the said John HARVEL his heirs and assigns forever as aforesaid  and that 
we will and our Heirs & Executors and Administrators shall Warrant and Defend the same to the said 
John HARVEL his heirs and assigns forever, against the lawfull claims and demands of all persons.  
In Witness whereof we the said Ignatius ATCHISON and Philadelphia ATCHISON and the aforesaid joint 
heirs and co-heirs, have hereunto set our hands and seals, this 11th day of March in the year of 
our Lord, One Thousand Eight Hundred and Fifty  It being understand by the parties to the above 
conveyance, and the aforesaid John HARVEL, that William ATCHISON and Elizabeth ATCHISON, his wife, 
Theophilus COOK and Louisa COOK, his wife  John LYLE and Lucy J. LYLE, his wife, are joint heirs 
with the aforesaid Ignatius ATCHISON and Philadelphia ATCHISON, his wife, and the aforesaid heirs 
and that the aforesaid heirs Warrants and Defends only so far as their interest in said lands are 
concerned.


Signed: 
Ignatius ATCHISON (his mark)
Philadelphia ATCHISON (her mark)
Henry MYERS (his mark)
Winney MYERS (her mark)
Samuel ATCHISON (his mark)
Elizabeth ATCHISON (her mark)
George W. ATCHISON (his mark)
Ruhamy ATCHISON (her mark)
Thomas J. ATCHISON (his mark)
Martha CHAFFIN (her mark)
Solomon GODDARD (his mark)
Wyatt PARRISH (his mark)


Ignatius ATCHISON, Attorney for William H. ATCHISON and Elizabeth ATCHISON his wife.


State of Illinois
Jefferson County


Be it remembered that on the 11th day of March in the year of our Lord One Thousand Eight 
Hundred and Fifty before me subscribes, one of the Justices of Peace, in and for the said County 
of Jefferson, personally appeared Ignatius ATCHISON, Henry MYERS, Samuel ATCHISON, George W. ATCHISON, 
Thomas J. ATCHISON, and Ignatius ATCHISON, Attorney for William H. ATCHISON and Elizabeth his wife, 
Martha CHAFFIN, Solomon GODRID and Wyatt PARRISH, personally known to me to be part of the individuals 
described in and who executed the within deed and acknowledged that they had executed the same; also 
at the same time, personally appeared before me, Philadelphia ATCHISON wife of the said Ignatius 
ATCHISON, Winney MYERS wife of Henry MYERS, Elizabeth ATCHISON wife of Samuel ATCHISON, Ruhamy
ATCHISON wife of said George W. ATCHISON satisfactorily know to me, to be part of the individuals 
described in and who executed the within deed, and after I had made them acquainted with and explained 
to them the contents of the said deed on an examination separate and apart from their said husbands, 
acknowledged the same to be their act and deed, and that they executed the same voluntarily and 
freely without compulsion of their said husbands and that they do not wish to retract.


G. JOHNSON, J. P.


Filed for Record January 15, 1853, T. B. TANNER, Clerk.

 
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