Deed Records

Ross County, Ohio

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Ross County, Ohio
Deed Book 46
Pages 173/174

This indenture, made this eighth day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty one between Enos Moor, Elizabeth his wife, of the County of Ross State of Ohio, of the one part and James A. Loney of the County and State aforesaid of the other part. Witnesseth that the said Enos Moor and Elizabeth his wife for and in consideration of the sum of forty dollars current money to him in hand paid, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, have granted bargained, sold and conveyed, and by these presents do grant, bargain sell and convey unto the said James A. Loney his heirs and assigns forever, all that tract or parcel of land, lying and being in the County of Ross and State of Ohio,

beginning at a small white oak and black oak in the westerly line of survey No. 4011 thence N75 E33 to a stake near a dogwood, thence N15 W48 to a white oak, thence S75 W33 to a small black oak in the original line, thence with said line S15 E48 to the beginning, containing ten acres. Together with all improvements and appurtenances whatsoever to the said premises in any wise belonging and all the estate, title or claim of the said Enos Moor and wife of in and to the same,

To Have and To Hold, the lands hereby conveyed with _____ of the appurtenances unto the said James A. Loney his heirs and heirs and assigns forever, and the said Enos Moor and wife for their heirs, ancestors and administrators, do hereby covenant with the said James A. Loney his heirs and assigns, that the aforesaid premises are and forever shall remain free from all former and other encumbrances, and liens whatsoever, done or suffered to be done by the said Enos Moor and wife and the said Enos Moor and his heirs and all singular the premises hereby bargained and sold with the appurtenances unto the said James A. Loney his heirs and assigns against the said Enos Moor and his wife and their heirs, do and will warrant and forever defend by these presents. In testimony whereof, the said Enos Moor and wife have hereunto set their hands and seals the day and year first above written.

 

Signed, Sealed & delivered                           Enos Moor         {S.S.}
in the presence of:                                           her
Jacob Raul                                           Elizabeth x Moor  {S.S.}
Joseph Hite                                                   mark

State of Ohio Ross County, ss

Personally came before the subscriber, one of the Justices of the peace, in and for the County aforesaid, the above named Enos Moor and Elizabeth his wife and acknowledged the above signing and sealing to be their free and voluntary act and deed for the purposes above expressed. And the said Elizabeth Moor wife of the said Enos Moor being by me examined separate and apart from her said husband; and the contents of the above deed having been made known to her, she did declare that she voluntarily, and of her own free will and accord, and without fear of caution of her said husband did and now doth acknowledge the signing and sealing thereof.

In testimony whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal at Big Bottom this eighth day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty one.

Received October 18 1847
Recorded 26th day of the same.                       Uriah Chenoweth J.P.  {S.S.}

Contributed by: Shirley Houk

 


Transcribed from the Land Records in
the County Courthouse at Chillicothe, Ohio.
Vol. 46, Page 428

This Indenture, made and entered into this fourteenth day of November in the year of our Lord one thousand Eight hundred and forty six, Between John Devorss Senior, Daniel Devorss, William Devorss and Ann Ford, heirs of Daniel Devorss, late of Buchanan County in the State of Missouri deceased, of the one part, and John Freshaur of Ross County in the State of Ohio, of the other part;

Witnesseth, that the said parties of the first part, for and in consideration of the sum of Eight hundred dollars to them in hand paid by the said party of the second part, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, have given, granted, bargained and sold, and by these presents do give grant, bargain, sell, alien, convey and confirm unto said John Freshaur, party of the second partt, and to his heirs and assigns forever, all those certain tracts, pieces or parcels of land situatelying [?] and being in the County of Ross in the State of Ohio, to wit,

one tract of land containing one hundred and four acres and one half of an acre, situate on the waters of Paint Creek, beginning at three sugar trees lower back corner to George Baylor's survey No. 527, running thence South twenty five degrees, East sixty poles to a beach, thence North sixty five degrees East thirty nine poles to a beach, thence North five degrees East Eighty two poles to a lynn, thence North thirty degrees West one hundred and thirteen poles to a sugar tree thence twenty seven degrees East forty poles to an Iron wood and dogwood thence North twenty seven degrees West fifty two poles to a beach, thence North seven degrees East fifty poles to a stake; thence North thirty nine degrees West one hundred and five poles to a lynn and two ashes, thence South Eight degrees East three hundred and sixty poles to the Beginning, also one other tract of land, containing twenty nine and one half acres more or less, bounded and described as follows, to wit, Beginning at a white oak in John (R ? 's) line, thence South Sixty two degrees East forty six poles, to three sugar trees corner to George Baylor's Survey No. 527, thence North five degrees East one hundred and forthy two poles to four paupaus, thence South Eighty degrees West forty poles to three sassafrasses, thence South Six degrees West one hundred and fifteen poles to the beginning, being part of a survey No. 2483 made in the name of Temple Elliott's heirs on Paint Creek for six hundred sisty six and two thirds of an acre, which tract of lan was patented to Robert Pollard on the fifteenth day of January in the year one thousand eight hundred and one and conveyed by deed duly acknowledged and recorded to the aforesaid George by the said Robert Pollard and Joel, his wife, and George Pickect on the thirty first day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seven, containing in all one hundred and thirty four acres by the same more or less.

Together with all and singular the hereditaments and improvements to the said tracts of land belonging or in any wise appertaining. To have and to hold the same unto the said John Freshaur, his heirs and assigns forever, and the said parties of the first part, do hereby covenant and agree to and with the said party of the second part, that they are lawfully seized in fee of the aforesaid granted premises, that they are free from all incumberances, that they have good right to sell and convey the same, to the said party of the second part, and that they will and their heirs, Executors and administrators shall Warrant and forever Defend the title of said premised to the said party of the second part, and to his heirs and assigns forever, against all lawful claims of all persons whomsoever. In witness whereof, the said paarties of the first part, have hereunto set their hands and seals the day and year first herein before written.

 

Signed, sealed & delivered
   In presence of
   William M. Shanks
   Francis Haak

                    

John Devorss        seal
Daniel Devorss      seal
William Devorss     seal
Ann Ford            seal

State of Missouri County of Buchanan ) ss

-- Be it remembered that on this 18th day of November A. D. 1846, before me, William Fowler, Clerk of the County Court, within and for said County, personally appeared John Devorss and William Devorss who are personally known to me, to be the persons whose names are subscribed to the foregoing deed as parties thereto, and severally acknowledged the same to be their act and deed for the purposes therein mentioned, and on the day and year aforesaid personally appeared, John Devorss Senior, who is personally known to me, to be the person who subscribed the name of Ann Ford to the foregoing deed as party thereto by authority of a power of attorney duly executed by said Ann Ford, bearing date the Eighteenth day of August 1846, and acknowledged that he executed and delivered the same as the act and deed of the said Ann Ford by the authority of the said power of Attorney for the purposes therein mentioned, and on the same day and year last aforesaid John Devorss and William Devorss, personally appeared before me and are personally know to me, and say that they were authorized by Power of Attorney duly executed by Daniel Devorss, which said Power of Attorney is duly recorded in the Recorder's office of Ross County in the State of Ohio, and is dated on the 30th day of March in the year A.D.. 1846, to dispose of his, the said Daniel Devorss's interest in the foregoing Deed, and the said John Devorss is known to me, to be the person who subscribed the name of the said Daniel Devorss to the foregoing deed as aforesaid or party thereto, and the said John Devorss and William Devorss acknowledged, that they executed the same as the act and deed of the said Daniel Devorss for the purposes therein mentioned by virtue of the authority aforesaid.

In Testimony Whereof I hereunto set my hand and affix
The seal of said Court the day and year first aforesaid.
William Fowler, Clerk
Received January 22nd 1848  )
Recorded February 1st 1848  )

Contributed by: Pat Frunzi

 


 

Ross County, Ohio
Deed Book No. 48
Page 149

Known All Men by these Presents:

This Indenture, made this seventeenth day of August in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty seven between Jonathan Aldridge and Esther Aldridge party of the first party and David Condon party of the second part; Witnesseth, that the said party of the first part, for and in Consideration of the sum of Five dollars lawful money of the United States, to them the said party of the first part in hand will and truly paid by the said party of the second part, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, hath granted, bargained, sold, aliened, released, conveyed and confirmed, and by these presents doth grant, bargain, sell, alien, release, convey and confirm unto the said party of the second part, his heirs and assigns, forever, all their interest in a certain tract or parcel of land lying and being in the County of Ross and State of Ohio, being the same as deeded to James Long [sic: Loney] by Enos Moor and Elizabeth Moor. Containing Ten acres, the deed being executed therefor on the 8th day of July 1831. And all the estate, right, title, interest, claim and demand of them the said party of the first part, of in and to the said premises, and every part thereof; Together with all and singular the privileges and appurtenances to the same belonging, or in any wise appertaining and the rents, issues and profits thereof. To Have and To Hold the premises hereby bargained and sold, or meant or intended so to be with the appurtenances, to the only proper use and behoof of the said party of the second part, his heirs and assigns, forever, And the said party of the first part, for their heirs, executors and administrators, doth promise, covenant and agree, to and with the said party of the second part, his heirs, Executors, administrators and assigns, that they the true and lawful owners of the said premises hereby granted and have good right, full power and lawful authority to sell and convey the same in manner and form aforesaid; And further, that they the said party of the first part their heirs, executors and administrators, will Warrant and forever defend the aforesaid premises with their appurtenances, and every part and parcel thereof, unto the said party of the second part, his heirs and assigns, against all persons claiming or to claim, by, from or under them the said party of the first part, or any of them; or by, from or under any other person or persons whomsoever.

In Witness Whereof, the said party of the first part hath hereunto set their hands and seals the day year first above written.

 

Signed sealed & delivered in presence of}          Jonathan Aldridge {SS}
Amos Corwine                                             her
B. F. Corwine                                      Esther x Aldridge
                                                         mark

The State of Ohio, Pike County, Sel.

Before me, Amos Corwine a Justice of the peace, within and for said County, personally appeared Jonathan Aldridge together with Esther his wife, the above named granters and acknowledged the above deed of Conveyance to be their voluntary act and deed for the uses and purposes therein mentioned and the said Esther Aldridge wife of the said Jonathan Aldridge being examined separate and apart from her said husband and the contents of the said deed being made known and explained to her, declares that she voluntarily, and of her own free will and accord without any fear of _______ of her husband, did and now doth acknowledge the signing and sealing thereof. In Testimony Whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and seal, this 17th day of August in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty seven.

 

Received January 24th 1849     }                   Amos Corwin, J.P. {seal}
Recorded 30th day of the same  }

Contributed by: Shirley Houk


Ross County, Ohio
Deed Book No. 112
Page 613

Known All Men by these Presents:

Know All Men by these Presents:

That John Aldridge Grand-son and heir at law of Jonathan Aldridge deceased in consideration of the sum of five Dollars to us paid by Eugene R. Jones the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged do hereby Remise Release and Forever Quit Claim to the said Eugene R. Jones his heirs and assigns forever all my right title and interest in and to the following described real-estate situate in the County of Ross Township of Franklin State of Ohio bounded as follows:

 

Beginning at a small white oak and black oak in the Westerly line of Survey No. 4011; thence 15 E. 33 poles to a stake near a dogwood; thence N 15 W 48 poles to a white oak; thence S. 75 W. 33 poles to a small black oak in the original line; thence S. 15 E 48 poles to the place of beginning containing 10 acres more or less being the same premises Jonathan Aldridge obtained from William McNeil by deed bearing date October 11th 1873 and all the Estate Title and Interest of the said John Aldridge either in Law or in Equity of in and to the said premises;

Together with all the privileges and appurtenances to the same belonging and all the rents issues and profits hereof; to have and to hold the same to the only proper use of the said Eugene R. Jones his heirs and assigns forever.

In Witness Whereof The said John Aldridge - hereby release - right and expectancy of Dower in the said premises hereunto set his hand this 3rd day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and ninety two.

Signed and acknowledged in presence of us:  }      John W. Aldridge
M. W. Donney
Thomas J. Smithworth
The State of Indiana County of Tippecanoe ss 

Be it Remembered that on the 30th day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and ninety two before me the subscriber Samuel Best, Notary Public personally came John Aldridge the grantor in the foregoing Deed and acknowledged the signing thereof to be his voluntary act and deed for the uses and purposes therein mentioned.

In Testimony Whereof I have hereunto subscribed my name and affixed - seal on the day and year aforesaid.

 

Rec'd Sept 6th 1892 at 10:20 O'clock A.M. }          Samuel Best
Recorded Sept 8th 1892                    }          Notary Public {seal}

Contributed by: Shirley Houk


Ross County, Ohio
Deed Book No. 112
Page 615

Known All Men by these Presents:

Know All Men by these Presents:

That Richard Aldridge a grandson and heir at law of Jonathan Aldridge deceased, an unmarried person in consideration of the sum of Five ($5.00) Dollars and for other considerations to him paid by Eugene R. Jones the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged do hereby Remise Release and Forever Quit Claim to the said Eugene R. Jones, his heirs and assigns forever and undivided one eight (1/8) interest in the following described real estate situate in the County of Ross in the State of Ohio and in the Township of Franklin and bounded and described as follows to wit:

 

Beginning at a small White Oak and black Oak in the Westerly line of Survey No. 4011; thence N 15 E 48 poles to the place of beginning containing ten (10) acres more or less being the same premises conveyed to Jonathan Aldridge by William F. McNeil and wife by deed dated October 11th 1873 and recorded in Ross County Deed Records Volume 78 page 354 and all the Estate Title and Interest of the said Richard Aldridge either in Law or Equity in and to the said premises;

 

Together with all privileges and appurtenances to the same belonging; to have and to hold the same to the only proper use of the said Eugene R. Jones his heirs and assigns forever.

In Witness Whereof The said Richard Aldridge who hereby release - right and expectancy of Dower in the said premises have hereunto set their hands this 19th day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and ninety two.

 

Signed and acknowledged in presence of:
Lida F. (?) Iaises (?)
F. E. Dougherty                         }     Richard L. Aldridge

State of Ohio County of Pike ss

Be it remembered that on this 19th day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and ninety two before the subscriber a Notary Public in and for said county personally came Richard Aldridge the grantor in the foregoing Deed and acknowledged the signing there to be - voluntary act and deed.

In Testimony Whereof I have hereunto subscribed my name and affixed my notarial seal on the day and year last aforesaid.

 

Rec'd Sept 6th 1892       }               F. E. Dougherty
at 10:30 O'clock A.M.     }               Notary Public
Recorded Sept 8th 1892    }

Contributed by: Shirley Houk


Ross County, Ohio
Deed Book No. 112
Page 611

Known All Men by these Presents:

That we Milton Aldridge, John Sedekum, Lizzie A. Sedekum his wife, and August Sedekum and Fannie J. Sedekum of the County of McLean, State of Illinois in consideration of the sum of fifteen Dollars to us paid by Eugene A. Jones of Ross County, Ohio the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged do hereby Revise Release and Forever Quit Claim to the said Eugene R. Jones his heirs and assigns forever, all the right title and interest we have in and to the following described real estate situate in the township of Franklin County of Ross and State of Ohio bounded and described as follows:

Beginning at a small white oak in the westerly line of Survey No. 4011; thence N. 15 E 33 poles to a stake near a dogwood; thence N. 15 W. 48 poles to the place beginning containing ten (10) acres more or less, the said Milton Aldridge, John and August Sedekum being grand children and heirs at law of Jonathan Aldridge deceased, and all the Estate Title and Interest of the said Grantors either in Law or in Equity of in and to the said premises;

Together with all the privileges and appurtenances to the same belonging and all the rents issues and profits thereof; to have and to hold the same to the only proper use of the said Eugene R. Jones his heirs and assigns forever.

In Witness Whereof the said Milton Aldridge, John Sedekum, and August Sedekum and ------ [sic] wife of the said John and August Sedekum who hereby release their right and expectancy of Dower in the said premises have hereunto set their hand this 11th day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and ninety two.

Signed and acknowledged in presence of us:  }  Milton Aldridge
F. D. Callsen                               }  J. W. Sedekum
Frederick Bruning                           }  Lizzie A. Sedekum
                                            }  A. D. Sedekum
                                            }  Fannie J. Sedekum

The State of Illinois County of McLean ss.

Be it remembered that on the 11th day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and ninety two before me the subscriber F. D. Callsew a Notary Public personally came Milton Aldridge, John Sedekum, Lizzie A. Sedekum his wife and August Sedekum and Fannie J. Sedekum his wife the grantors in the foregoing Deed and acknowledged the signing thereof to be their voluntary act and deed for the uses and purposes therein mentioned.

In Testimony Whereof I have hereunto subscribed my name and affixed my Notarial seal on the day and year aforesaid.

Rec'd Sept 6 1892 at 10:10 O'clock A. M.   }           F. D. Callsew
Recorded Sept 8 1892                       } {seal}    Notary Public

Contributed by: Shirley Houk


Ross County, Ohio
Deed Book No. 112
Page 612

Known All Men by these Presents:

That we Emma KcKenney a Grand daughter and heir of law of Jonathan Aldridge and George T. McKenney her husband in consideration of the sum of Five ($5.00) Dollars and for other considerations to us paid by Eugene R. Jones the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged to hereby _____ Release and Forever Quit Claim to the said Eugene R. Jones, his heirs and assigns forever an undivided one eighth (1/8) interest in the following descried real estate situate in the County of Ross in the State of Ohio and in the Township of Franklin and bounded and described as follows to wit:

Beginning at a small White Oak and black Oak in the Westerly line of Survey No. 4011; thence N 15 E 33 poles to a stake near a dogwood; thence N. 15 E 48 poles to the place of beginning containing ten (10) acres more or less being the same premises conveyed to Jonathan Aldridge by William F. McNeil and wife by deed dated October 11th 1973 and recorded in Ross County Deed Records Volume 78 page 354 and all the Estate Title and Interest of the said Emma McKenney and George T. McKenney her husband either in Law or Equity in and to the said premises;

Together with all the privileges and appurtenances to the same belonging; to have and to hold the same to the only proper use of the said Eugene R. Jones his heirs and assigns forever.

In Witness Whereof The said Emma McKenney and George T. McKenney her husband who hereby release all his right and expectancy of Dower in the said premises have hereunto set their hands this 18th day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and Ninety Two.

Signed and acknowledged in presence of   }
R. S. McCoppin                           }   Emma McKenney
Florence Bartram                         }   G. T. McKenney

State of Ohio County of Ohio, SS
[NB: Deed actually shows County of "Ohio." Probably should be Pike since they lived in Pike County]

[Missing a small section - probably "Be it remembered that on this"]
18th day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and ninety two before the subscriber a Notary Public in and for said county personally came Emma McKenney and George T. McKenney her husband the grantors in the foregoing Deed and acknowledged the signing thereof to be their voluntary act and deed.

In Testimony Whereof I have hereunto subscribed my name and affixed my Notarial seal on the day and year last aforesaid.

Rec'd Sept 6th 1892 at 10:15 O'clock A.M.       }           R. S. McCoppin
Recorded Sept 8th 1892                          }  {seal}   Notary Public

Contributed by: Shirley Houk


Ross County, Ohio
Deed Book No. 112
Page 610

Known All Men by these Presents:

That I, Charles A. Sedekum of Pickaway County Ohio grand son and heir at law of Jonathan Aldridge deceased and Harriet Sedekum wife of the said Charles A. Sedekum in consideration of the sum of five Dollars to us paid by Eugene R. Jones the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged do hereby Remise Release and Forever Quit Claim to the said Eugene R. Jones his heirs and assigns forever all my right title and Interest and to the following described real estate situate in the County of Ross township of Franklin State of Ohio bounded as follows:

 

Beginning at a small white oak and black oak in the Westerly line of Survey No. 4011; thence N. 15 W. 33 poles to a stake near a dogwood; thence N. 15 W. 48 poles to a white oak; thence S. 75 W 33 poles to a small black oak in the original line; thence with said line to the place of beginning containing 10 acres more or less. Being the same premises conveyed to Jonathan Aldridge by William McNeil by deed dated October 11th 1873 and all the Estate Title and Interest of the said Charles A. Sedekum and Harriet Sedekum either in law or in Equity of in and to the said premises;

Together with all the privileges and appurtenances to the same belonging and all the rests issues and profits thereof; to have and to hold the same to the only proper use of the said Eugene r. Jones his heirs and assigns forever.

In Witness Whereof The said Charles A. Sedekum and Harriet Sedekum his wife who hereby releases her right and expectancy of Dower in the said premises have hereunto set their hands this 31st day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and ninety two.

 

Signed and acknowledged in presence of us:
Jacob P. Winstead               }               C. A. Sedekum
Sallie Hedges                   }               Hearit (sic) Sedekum

The State of Ohio County of Pike ss.

Be it remembered that on the 31st day of [NB: Im missing part of this page] ----- ninety two before me the subscriber Judge of the Probate Court in and for said County personally came Charles A. Sedekum and Harriet Sedekum his wife the grantors in the foregoing Deed and acknowledged the signing thereof to be their voluntary act and deed for the uses and purposes therein mentioned.

In Testimony Whereof I have hereunto subscribed my name and affixed by official seal on the day and year aforesaid.

Recd Sept 6th 1892             }                  Jacob P. Winstead
at 10:05 Oclock A.M.           }   {seal}     Judge Probate Court
Recorded Sept 8th 1892          }                  Pickaway County Ohio

Contributed by: Shirley Houk


Ross County, Ohio
Deed Book No. 112
Page 614

Known All Men by these Presents:

That Effie Thompson a grand daughter and heir at law of Jonathan Aldridge deceased and W. H. Thompson her husband in consideration of the sum of Five ($5.00) Dollars and for other considerations to us paid by Eugene R. Jones the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged do hereby Remise Release and Forever Quit Claim to the said Eugene R. Jones his heirs and assigns forever an undivided one twelfth (1/12) interest in the following described real estate situate in the County of Ross in the State of Ohio and in the township of Franklin and bounded and described as follows to wit:

Beginning at a small White Oak and black oak in the Westerly line of Survey No. 4011; thence N. 15 E 33 poles to a stake near a dogwood; thence S 75 W 33 poles to a small black oak in the original line; thence with said line S 15 E 48 poles to the place of beginning containing ten (10) acres more or less. Being the same premises conveyed to Jonathan Aldridge by William F. McNeil and wife by deed dated October 11th 1873 and recorded in Ross County Records Volume 78 at page 354 and all the Estate Title and Interest of the said Effie Thompson and W. H. Thompson her husband either in Law or Equity in and to the said premises;

Together with all the privileges and appurtenances to the same belonging to have and to hold the same to the only proper use of the said Eugene r. Jones his heirs and assigns forever.

In Witness Whereof The said Effie Thompson and W. H. Thompson her husband who hereby release all his right and expectancy of Dower in the said premises have hereunto set their hands this 26th day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and ninety two.

 

Signed and acknowledged in presence of -
C. A. Thompson                           }     W. H. Thompson
F. E. Dougherty                          }     Effie Thompson

State of Ohio County of Pike ss,

Be it remembered that on this 26th day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and ninety two before the subscriber a Notary Public in and for said county personally came W. H. Thompson ---- [NB: deed actually has these dashes] the grantor in the foregoing Deed and acknowledged the signing thereof to be their voluntary act and deed. In Testimony Whereof I have hereunto subscribed my name and affixed my Notarial seal on the day and year last aforesaid.

Rec'd Sept 6th 1892             }          F. E. Dougherty
at 10:25 O'clock A.M.           }  {seal}  Notary Public

Contributed by: Shirley Houk


Ross County, Ohio
Deed Book No. 112
Page 609

Known All Men by these Presents:

That we Silas Cydrus and Mary Cydrus his wife, Henry Manbevers and E. M. Ida Manbevers his wife all of Ross County Ohio in consideration of One Hundred Dollars to us paid by E. R. Jones of Pike County Ohio the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged do hereby Remise Release and Forever Quit Claim to the said E. R. Jones his heirs and assigns forever the following real estate situate in the County of Ross in the State of Ohio and in the Township of Franklin and bounded and described as follows to wit:

Beginning at a small white oak and black oak in the Westerly line of Survey No. 4011; thence N 15 E 33 poles to a stake near a dogwood; thence N 15 W 48 poles to a white oak; thence S 75 W. 33 poles to a small black oak in the original line; thence with said line S 15 E 48 poles to the place of beginning containing ten (10) acres more or less being the same premises conveyed to Johnathan Aldridge by William F. McNeil and wife by deed dated October 11th 1873 and recorded in Ross County Deed Records Volume 78 page 354 and all the Estate Title and Interest of the said Silas Cydrus and Mary Cydrus his wife and Henry Manbevers and E. M. Ida Manbevers his wife either in Law or in Equity of in and to the said premises;

Together with all the privileges and appurtenances to the same belonging and all the rents issues and profits thereof; to have and to hold the same to the only proper use of the said E. R. Jones his heirs and assigns forever.

In Witness Whereof The said Silas Cydrus Henry Manbevers who release their right and expectancy of Dower in the said premises have hereunto set their hands this 3rd day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and ninety two.

 

                                                  Silas Cydrus
Signed and acknowledged in presence of us:     }      her
R. S. McCoppin                                 }  Mary x Cydrus
Chas McCoppin                                  }      mark
                                                       his
                                                  Henry x Manbevers
                                                       mark
                                                  Emida Manbevers

Contributed by: Shirley Houk