Transcribed By Celeste Miller
Book 10, Page 4 - 9 May 1828
(Middle Tennessee District Land Grant)
Jeremiah Gregory - Fifty acres on the waters of Peytons Creek
Recorded January 4th, 1828
The State of Tennessee - No. 7984
To All To Whom These Presents Shall Come, Greeting: KNOW YE, that for, and in consideration of the sum of one cent per acre, paid into the office of the Entry-Taker of Smith County, and entered on the 7th day of January 1826 pursuant to the provisions of an Act of the General Assembly of said state, passed on the twenty-second day of November, one thousand eight hundred and twenty three, and the acts supplemental thereto by No. 582.
There is granted by the said state of Tennessee, unto Jeremiah Gregory a certain Tract or Parcel of Land, containing Fifty Acres by survey bearing date the 27th day of January 1827 lying in said county, on the waters of Peytons Creek and bounded as follows to wit Beginning at a sugar tree and ash his N.E. corner running thence East seventy six poles to a buckeye thence South one hundred five and a half poles to a beech and dogwood thence West seventy six poles to an elm thence South one hundred five and a half poles to the beginning.
With the hereditaments and appurtenances. To have and to hold, the said Tract or Parcel of Land, with its appurtenances, to the said Jeremiah Gregory and his heirs forever. In witness whereof, Samuel Houston Governor of the State of Tennessee, hath hereunto set his hand, and caused the great seal of the State to be affixed, at Nashville, on the ninth day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty eight, and of the Independence of the United States the fifty second.
By The Governor, Sam Houston
Secretary, Daniel Graham