David Wilson & James Wilson, 1796

Source: Sumner County Deed book 1, page 225

Contributed by Joyce Hetrick (joyce@mev.net)
© Feb. 2000

This indenture this fifth day of June ___the year of our lord one thousand seven hundred and ninety five & nineteenth year of American independence between David Wilson of Sumner County & territory south of the Ohio of the one part & James Wilson of the same county and territory of the other part witnesseth that the said David Wilson for and in consideration of the sum of one hundred & twenty dollars to him in hand paid doth hereby convey bargain & sell & by these presents hath conveyed bargained & sold ____ the said David his heirs assign _____ or parcel of land containing one hundred & ninety acres be the same more or less lying & bearing in the county aforesaid on Indian creek bearing part of ____ originally granted to the said David by letters patent bearing date May the 20th 1793 beining as follows (___) at a sugar tree in Henry Houdyshells east boundary line thence north one hundred & sixty six polls to two poplars then west two hundred and seven poles to a stake thence north thirty nine poles to a stake in Henry Lovings south boundary then east three hundred & nineteen poles to a hickory Lovings corner thence south two hundred and six poles to a stake thence to the beginning to have & to hold the aforesaid one hundred and Ninety acres of land with all its appurtenances rights & privileges to the same belonging unto the said James his heirs & assigns forever & the said David doth for himself his heirs executors ___ covenent to the said James his heirs & assigns forever to warrant & defend the above described land & ____ _____claim of all persons whatever . In witness where of he the said David has set his hand & affixed his seal the day & year first above written. Signed & delivered in presence of

James A. Wilson David Wilson, (seal) Recorded
John Shaver April 12th 1796
Acknowledged in court

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