"Benjamin N. Denton and Matilda": Benjamin Norcutt Denton and Matilda (Hunt) Denton.

"Jacob Ross and Elizabeth": Elizabeth Denton, sister to Benjamin Norcutt Denton.

"Jeremiah Vanlandingham and Nancy": Nancy (Denton) Vanlandingham, sister to Benjamin Norcutt Denton.

"Reuben Denton": brother to Benjamin Norcutt Denton.

"Abraham Denton, deceased": Abraham Denton (1776-1813) was married to Sarah "Sally" Hunt (1779-1831)

Not mentioned in deed are siblings: Wesley Denton, Eleanor Denton, Celia Denton and Jane Denton

"One hundred acres more or less"

Note that "Jacob Ross" is signed his name as "James Ross"!!!
It is apparent that all these "signatures" are in the same unknown individual's handwriting.

Submitted by: John W. Grace

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