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State of Tennessee Fentress County July 13th 1838. this Indenture made and Entered into between Joseph HICKS of the one part and James BUCK of the other part both of the County and State of aforesaid Witnesseth that I James BUCK have this day sold and delivered unto the said Joseph HICKS for the Sum of fifteen Dollars to me in hand a certain tract of land lying in said County and State land three hundred acres by Estimation be the same more or less it being a part of a six hundred acre Entry made by the said James BUCK and John WOOD lying on the Waters of Crooked Creek the Boundary as follows beginning on Gambells Branch on the Winston GILL line near the Coal bank running East down the branch to the bear hollow thence with the branch thence South to the Morris or (looks like Buck tar Kill) Branch thence westwardly with branch and on to t
James (his mark) BUCK (Seal)
Witness Richard SPURLIN
Witness Henry W (his mark) EDWARDS
the day and date above written

 

State of Tennessee
Fentress County
I A. J. MACE Clerk of the County Court in and for said County and State debatize Enoch VOILES a Justice of the peace to take the proof of Joseph HICKS Relative to the signatures of the Within named Witnesses Witness my hand at office this the 25th day of June 1886.
A. J. MACE Clerk

 

State of Tennessee
Fentress County
personally appeared before me Enoch VOILES a Justice of the peace in and for said County Joseph HICKS Who after being duly Sworn depose and States that the subscribing Witnesses Signed the Within Instrument in his presents Witness my hand this the 26th day of June 1886.
Enoch VOILES J. P.

 

State of Tennessee The Within instrument and the Clerks & Justices Fentress County Certificate thereon came to hand and was duly Registered by me in Book R on pages 308&9. at 12 oc M on this 29th day of June 1886 Geo. S. KINGTON Register


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